Oregonians Help U.S. Ski Team Race For Gold

OPB | Feb. 05, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Two Oregonians — Laurenne Ross and Jacqueline Wiles — are on the team of nine women on the U.S. Alpine ski team at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Preventing Obesity Among Athletes

OPB | July 29, 2013

We speak to OSU Nutrition Professor Melinda Manore about her research into the suprising rate of obesity among athletes.

UO and OSU start Random Drug Testing

OPB | Sept. 13, 2012

The University of Oregon and Oregon State University plan to start randomly drug testing student athletes.

Teen Heart Screenings

OPB | Jan. 24, 2012

What are the benefits — and drawbacks — of heart screenings for teenagers?

The A&O Cluster

OPB | Nov. 23, 2010

Portland is putting new focus on its "athletic & outdoor" business cluster. What does it mean for the economic development of the region?

Olympic Trials and Tribulations

OPB | Aug. 15, 2008

Is the sacrifice it takes to be an Olympic athlete worth it?