Posts tagged "swimmers"

No Fancy Nails, Dyed Hair, Or Earrings For Some Japanese Athletes

Dang, athletes in Japan have some serious dress code rules to contend with in order to participate in their sport. First, we told you about snowboarder Kazuhiro Kokubo, who was banned from the Olympic opening ceremony by the Japanese Ski Association because he was sporting a "hip-hop" twist on the national uniform. Now, we've…
By: Annika Harris / February 22, 2010

The Daily Hotness: Ryan Lochte

My favorite part of the summer Olympics, well besides gymnastics and diving, is swimming. There is nothing hotter than a swimmer's upper body -- though I must confess I am grossed out by the fact that they have to shave ALL their body hair in order to swim faster. Everyone goes on and on about…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 1, 2008