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Cheer For Your Favorite Olympic Waiter-till-Marriage Next Week!

Olympic hurdler Lori “Lolo” Jones is fast, funny, beautiful, and waiting till marriage to have sex. We’ve updated our comprehensive profile of Lolo Jones to include her 2012 Olympic race schedule. Our schedule automagically detects your local time and tells you when you can watch Lolo’s races in your own time zone, and also links you to the live stream so you can watch online. Run Lolo Run!

Why I Stayed a Virgin Until Marriage (LemonDrop Article)

In a recent article, a staff writer for the popular sex and relationships website LemonDrop “came out” as having waited until marriage to have sex. She includes lots of details on meeting her husband (who was a virgin too) and how their sex life blossomed after they got married. Read on for excerpts and links to this awesome waiting till marriage success story.

Waiting Works: Couples Who Wait Report 22% Happier Marriages (and Better Sex!)

A recent study published in the Journal of Family Psychology surveyed 2,035 married people and discovered that the longer couples waited before becoming sexually active, the higher their satisfaction in multiple aspects of their marriage. Couples who waited all the way until marriage to have sex reported the highest satisfaction. Read on for all the gory statistical details and quotes from the survey author.

Study Finds Link Between High IQ and Waiting on Sex in Teens

A 2000 Study by University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill concluded that more intelligent teenagers are more restrained about sex, and are much less sexually active on the whole than their less-intelligent classmates. In the experiment, 12,000 students between the 7th and 12th grades were polled (confidentially) about their sexual activity, and then given a basic intelligence test….

Top Links for March 2010

Weld County (CA) built a nice pro-abstinence website, Megan Fox is decidedly not a ho (despite appearances), smart people are more monogamous, college virgin speaks out, video advice on disclosing your waiting status, and a philosophical argument for waiting.

How to Survive a Sexual Dry Spell

Good article over at LemonDrop about sexual dry spells. It’s written to a target audience that isn’t necessarily saving sex for marriage, but it’s still discussing the notion of abstaining from sex for a prolonged period of time, so it definitely applies to the Waiting Till Marriage situation.