Posted: February 20, 2014
The pairs figure skating duo of Felicia Zhang and Nathan Bartholomay were a longshot to skate in the Olympics. Zhang, a South Florida student and store clerk, and Bartholomay, who works part-time at a martini bar and is taking courses in sports therapy, had never...
Posted: July 19, 2013
IMG Academy's David Prince featured in USA Today
It took David Prince a long time to grow up.At 17, Prince dropped out of high school and decided he'd make a living selling drugs. Then he crashed his motorcycle during a street race and his lower right leg was amputated.Vowing to turn his life around, Prince, 29,...
Posted: July 23, 2012
As with any "right place, right time" story, Loren Seagrave just happened to be at the airport, headed to the 2009 Prefontaine Classic track meetwhen LaShawn Merritt walked by. Noticing his athletic build and training gear, Seagrave invited Merritt to join him...
Posted: July 9, 2012
Claudio Licciardello and Libania Grenot earned first place honors at the 2012 European Champion Clubs Cup in the 400m, 4 x 400m relay and 200m. Both Licciardello and Grenot trained under coach Loren Seagrave at IMG Academy this spring.After winning the 400m dash...