Friday, November 30, 2012

Carlos Condit

Carlos Condit is a mixed martial artist, fighting in welterweight division. The American is currently ranked number 2 welterweight in the world. He narrowly lost to Georges St. Pierre in UFC 154, in November 17, 2012.

Born: April 26, 1986 in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 170 lbs

Fighting Style: kickboxing, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, muay Thai, boxing


Career Highlights:
  • Debut in the World Extreme Cagefighting, won it in first round
  • Interim UFC welterweight championship, defeating Nick Diaz
  •  Defended WEC welterweight championship in 2008
  • career fights: 34
  • won: 28 (13 by KO, 13 by submission, 2 by decision)
  • loses: 6 (3 by submission, 3 by decision) 
  • second man to knock down Georges St. Pierre

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

BEST High bar routine ever

Epke Zonderland won gold in London 2012 high bar event.

Friday, November 23, 2012

Clement Lefert

Clement Lefert is a French swimmer. He won a gold medal in the 2012 London Olympics in the 4x100-meter relay event, together with teammates Amaury Leveaux, Fabien Gilot and Yannick Agnel. The French team bested the American relay team for the gold. Lefert also won a silver medal in 4x200-meter relay event. 

Lefert is also a member of the USC swimming team in college. He retired from the sport in 2012. 

Born: September 26, 1987 in Nice, France
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 150 lbs

Career Highlights:
  • Holds the USC record for 200-yard freestyle
  • 2-time All American
  • finalist in the 2008 European Short Course Championships 200m freestyle event

Saturday, November 17, 2012

George St. Pierre Weigh-In

vs Jake Shields

vs Dan Hardy

vs Carlos Condit

vs Josh Koscheck

Monday, November 12, 2012

Jordy Nelson

Jordy Nelson is a wide receiver for the NFL team Green Bay Packers, the team that drafted him in the second round of the 2008 NFL draft. His team won the Superbowl XLV.

Born: May 31, 1985 in Manhattan, New York
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 217 lbs


Career Highlights:
  • Played for the Kansas State University while in college
  • Honored with All-American 2007
  • Biletnikoff Award 2007
  • Finished rookie season with 33 reception and 2 touchdowns 
  • Set career highs in touchdowns, receiving yards and reception in 2011-12 season

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Christian Sprenger

Christian Sprenger is an Australian swimmer, specializing in breaststroke events. He won a silver at the 2012 London Olympics, in the 100-meter breaststroke event.

Born: December 19, 1985 in Brisbane, Australia
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 200 lbs


Career Highlights:
  • Owned 2 world records in his career, both in 200-meter breaststroke long-course and short course
  • Won silver at 100-m breaststroke event in London 2012, losing to Cameron van der Burgh 
  • won silver at the 2010 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships 100-meter breaststroke event
  • won bronze in 2010 Pan Pacific championships relay event
  • won 3 medals at the Commonwealth Games

Monday, November 5, 2012

Danell Leyva in Action

At the National Championships: 

Floor exercises:

at the 2012 USA Gymnastics Trials:

Still Rings:

Friday, November 2, 2012

Nick Youngquest

Nick Youngquest is an Australian professional rugby league footballer. He plays fullback and wing for the Super League's Castleford Tigers, and has previously played for Crusaders RL, St. George Illawarra Dragons, Gateshead Thunders, among others. He announced his retirement at the end of 2011 season

Born: July 28, 1983, in Sydney, New South Wales
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 87 kg

Career Highlights:
  • First grade debut in 2003, for Cronulla
  • moved to the French rugby league in 2008
  • played for the English Championship team Gateshead Thunder in 2009

David Pocock in Training

Australian rugby union player David Pocock on training.

and his interview with Total Rugby: