Olympic Preview: Archiving Sports History


December 30 2013, 1:40 PM

Kim Rhode signed 2012 Olympics Women's Skeet shotgun shell: This is one of the 25 shots five-time Olympic medalist Kim Rhode fired on her way to gold during the finals in London. (Of course, that means there are only 24 others like it in the world.) In 2012, Rhode became the first U.S. Olympian in an individual sport to win five medals in five consecutive Games: gold in Women's Double Trap (1996); bronze in Women's Double Trap (2000); gold in Women's Double Trap (2004); silver in Women's Skeet (2008); gold in Women's Skeet (2012).