In the fierce competition of sport, young age can be a great advantage, but some older athletes can also make legendary records.
Success is not always measured by gold. Tibetan Cheyang Sigya's obvious joy as she claims the bronze medal in the women's 20km walk was one such example, as was the synchronized swimmers claiming silver.
The 2008 Beijing Olympic Games not only amazed the world, but also has had a great influence on the host city of Beijing over the last four years.
Not only Ye Shiwen, but also every sports fan who believes in the Olympic spirit deserves the apology rendered by Nature magazine on Monday.
At the London Olympic Games, many atheletes still use ways to express their love for fashion.
Kazakhstan's Zulfiya Chinshanlo (Zhao Changling) was born in Yong Zhoudao county, Hunan province, on July 25, 1993.
Olympics team spirit
During the third day of the London 2012 Olympic Games, many faces expressed different emotions worthy of memory.
Editor's picks on the gold medal moments and highlights at the London Olympic Games.
At the 2012 London Olympic Games, there are many moments of tears and joy.
China's road to the Olympics is full of twists and turns, but the Chinese people have never stopped their desire for Olympic glory.