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Serena Williams with her trophy after winning the final match at ASB Tennis Centre on January 12.

Serena Williams won her first tennis tournament since 2017 and is donating the $43,000 prize to Australian bushfire relief

Williams won the singles final at the ASB Classic in Auckland, New Zealand, her first tournament title since giving birth to her daughter in 2017.
Gwen Berry.

The International Olympic Committee is banning athletes from making political gestures at the 2020 Games in Tokyo, and one US hammer thrower says it&#...

New guidelines prohibit athletes from taking a knee during a national anthem, making a political hand gesture, and refusing to respect medalists.

Google reveals the 10 athletes who caught our attention the most in 2019

Athletes like Antonio Brown, Myles Garrett, and Megan Rapinoe made headlines for their athletic prowess and for scandals that transcended the game.
Mary Cain, 16, celebrates as she wins the women's 1 mile run finals at the USA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico March 3, 2013.

A once-Olympic hopeful who said her body broke down after working with a Nike coach had a disturbingly common condition

Not eating enough for a sport can lead to low bone density and missing periods, and can cause injuries and lasting damage.
Nate Diaz is a well-known plant-powered athlete busting the myth that vegans don't get enough protein.

What vegan athletes like UFC fighter Nate Diaz eat for protein, from lentils to oats

Even elite athletes can consume enough protein to fuel their workouts and build muscle on a vegan diet.
Latoya Shauntay Snell didn't intend to become an advocate for runners with all kinds of bodies.

3 marathoners who are breaking stereotypes about what runners look like

Insider talked to three athletes who've become advocates, willingly or not, for body diversity and inclusion in the running community.

Meet Bombas, the cult-favorite sock startup that’s donated 25 million pairs to homeless shelters since launching in 2013

Bombas socks are extremely comfortable and benefit from two years of obsessive research and development.
Hungarian swimmer and Olympic hopeful Kristof Milak shattered Michael Phelps' 200-meter butterfly record at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships.

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics is less than 1 year away – Here are 13 athletes to watch for breakout performances

The Opening Ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics is on July 24, 2020. As the competition field narrows, here are 13 Olympic hopefuls to watch.

The incredible life of Roger Federer, the richest tennis player in the world

Federer is not only one of the most talented athletes on the planet, but also one of the most profitable.

The incredible life of Roger Federer, the highest-paid tennis player in the world

Federer is not only one of the most talented athletes on the planet, but also one of the most profitable.