The stories behind the sports and the athletes are part of what makes the Olympics such a special competition around the world. That’s why KPRC 2 is proud to bring you the Olympic Zone presented by Living Designs Furniture. The popular magazine show, is a summary and showcase of up-to-the-minute Olympics content that sets the stage for the most important action every night of the Games. It can be seen Monday through Saturday during the Olympics on KPRC 2 at 6:30 p.m.
If you missed it on television, you can check out every Olympic Zone segment from Wednesday, July 28 plus a bonus story below.
Luck of the cats: How felines can bring athletes success
Japan is cat crazy. Athletes may want to follow a beckoning cat to bring them success. Natalie Morales looks at feline folklore and visits the temple where cats could make your wishes come true.
Skateboarding steps into the spotlight in its Olympic debut
Skateboarding is having a golden moment in Japan, going from the street to the Olympic stage. Naoko Funayama shares how the sport is inspiring athletes and artists worldwide.
Tanith White on how mental strength is key to archery
Archery requires extreme mental fitness. Tanith White looks at how the U.S. Olympic archery team trains both their bodies and minds and tries out the sport for herself.
A Love Story: Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird
As fate would have it Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird met at an Olympic shoot and the two dominant athletes fell in love. The dynamic duo haven’t looked back since meeting and look to reach new heights together.
Relive a day of amazing Olympic moments
Relive the thrilling performances of Olympic Day 4.
BONUS VIDEO: Gus Kenworthy cheers on divers at men’s 10m synchro final
In this episode of ‘Freestyle with Gus Kenworthy,’ the Olympic freestyle skier cheers on the divers at the men’s synchronized 10m platform final, then speaks with the gold medalists, Tom Daley and Matty Lee.