The Daily Circuit features a weeklong discussion leading up to the 2012 summer Olympics in London. What does it take to be an elite athlete?
Top 10 Olympic moments With the 2012 London Olympics fast approaching, it's time to look back at the most memorable moments in the history of the games. With athletes like Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps already expected to win big, the pressure is on for the 2012 games.The Daily Circuit, July 19, 2012
Friday Roundtable: London Olympics 2012 This week on the Friday roundtable, the panelists look ahead to the upcoming London Olympic games and discuss the experience of training for - and participating in - the most famous sporting event in the world. What is it like to compete for gold?The Daily Circuit, July 19, 2012
Lynn Sherr on why we love to 'Swim' Veteran news correspondent Lynn Sherr's new book, "Swim" examines why we love the water - through history, anecdote and Sherr's own quest to swim across the channel separating Asia and Europe.The Daily Circuit, July 18, 2012
The making of an elite athlete Watching elite athletes at the top of their game is quite a spectacle, but what makes them great? Are these athletes simply born with skills and bodies that the majority of people lack, or does their greatness come from dedication and practice?The Daily Circuit, July 15, 2012