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 Monday, August 2 plus a bonus story below.
Natalie Morales learns the secret to perfect sushi
It’s no secret that sushi is one of the most popular dishes in the world. But did you know fish isn’t supposed to be the focus? Natalie Morales learns how to prepare and present the perfect dish in sushi school.
The moms of Team USA on how their kids make them stronger
The moms of Team USA are building a legacy beyond their athletic accomplishments. Two-time Olympic medalist and mother of two, Jessica Mendoza, shares the stories of the Olympic moms who balance their family and career.
It takes a village: How Queens, NY shaped Dalilah Muhammad
Dalilah Muhammad is expected to race in one of the must-watch moments of the Olympics, the 400m hurdles. But before the Olympics, she was living in Queens, NY, where her supportive community helped lead her to success.
The physical and mental tolls of being the best
Simone Biles shined the spotlight on mental health at the Olympic Games. But she’s not the only Team USA athlete speaking out about the pressure to perform. Anne Thompson looks at the mental toll athletes experience.
Relive the best moments from this weekend at Tokyo Olympics
From the vault to the pool, relive the thrilling performances from Days 8 and 9 in Tokyo.
BONUS VIDEO: Gus Kenworthy attends thrilling U.S. women’s soccer game
In this episode of ‘Freestyle with Gus Kenworthy,’ freestyle skier Kenworthy visits the Olympic stadium to watch the U.S. women’s soccer team defeat the Netherlands in a shootout.