“My Double Life” is a four-part series looking at the crazy, funny and sometimes unbelievable double lives of Zumba instructors around the globe. Trisha Araujo’s Zumba students might have a difficult time recognizing her if they were to see her during her regular workday. They’re used to seeing her show up to classes [...]
Darryl Dawkins was a beast on the basketball court for 15 years, literally changing the way backboards and rim were constructed after shattering a pair of backboards during the 1979-80 season. Dawkins, who came to the NBA straight out of high school in Orlando, claimed to be an alien from the planet Lovetron. [...]
Girl On Fire: Olympic gold medalist Sanya Richards Ross talks motivation, training and her good luck charm.
Sanya Richards Ross is one of the fastest women on earth, and she has two 2012 Olympic gold medals to prove it. She’s the first American woman to win a 400-meter Olympic gold medal in 28 years, and only the second to do it in history. She was named female athlete of the [...]
Athletes have a tendency to switch up their workout routine in the off-season. From basketball players-cum-yogis to footballers giving up punting for Pilates, there’s no telling what a pro athlete might do in the name of fitness and, well, variety. For professional golfer Lizette Salas, transitioning from golf to Zumba class was a no-brainer [...]
Award-winning chef, reality TV star and cookbook author Rocco DiSpirito premiered his new TV series, “Now Eat This! With Rocco DiSpirito” last week (check your local listings for times). In the series, the chef challenges families to make the change to a healthy lifestyle. He shows how to make healthier versions of [...]