1. Uccess Doesn't Stop Kerri Walsh Jennings from Trying New Ways to Train

    Kerri Walsh Jennings has nothing to prove. With three back-to-back Olympic gold medals and three International Federation of Volleyball world championship crowns, the 35-year-old California ...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 1 month ago 1,297 reads 0 comments

  2. Walsh Jennings Breaks AVP Women's Record

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Kerri Walsh Jennings broke the AVP Tour women's record Sunday with her 67th victory on the professional beach volleyball circuit. .....

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  3. Oscar Pistorius Sells House Where He Killed Girlfriend

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  4. Pole Vaulting Tricks Add an Interesting Twist to the Sport

    Luckily, pole vaulters have a mat on the ground for safety reasons. The video above shows some pretty crazy stunts by pole vaulters...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 2,802 reads 1 comments

  5. Prefontaine Classic 2014: Course Info, Date and Event Schedule

    In one of the biggest track meets of the year, the 2014 edition of the Prefontaine Classic will take place at the University of Oregon's Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, as part of the IAAF Diamond League...

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  6. New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio Said the City Won't Bid to Host 2024 Olympics

    Mayor Bill de Blasio has officially rejected any possibility of his administration bidding for New York City to be the host of the 2024 Olympic Games, a top member of his staff said Tuesday...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 570 reads 0 comments

  7. Krakow Withdraws 2022 Winter Olympics Bid

    Krakow is dropping its bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics after residents voted overwhelmingly against the plan, the Polish city's mayor said Monday in the latest blow to a race already in disarray...

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  8. Powell Appeals, Wants Ban Cut to 3 Months

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- Former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell has asked for his 18-month doping ban to be reduced to three months, arguing that he only committed a minor offense...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 1 month ago 334 reads 0 comments

  9. Track Runners Collide During Baton Exchange at World Relays

    Baton exchanges aren't typically much of a problem for runners, but things went south for two teams during the 4x1,500-meter relay at the IAAF World Relays on Saturday...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 114,423 reads 66 comments

  10. Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Sailing Site Is a Trash-Logged Sea of Nightmares

    We’ ve been looking for Jimmy Hoffa for decades, but investigators might want to check out the trash-strewn waters of Guanabara Bay before giving up the ghost...

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  11. Tokyo Unveils Plan to Lure Foreign Talent Before 2020 Olympics

    New Tokyo governor Yoichi Masuzoe on Monday pledged aggressive deregulation drives to lure foreign talent to his city to spur growth and take back its reputation as Asia's business hub from rivals such as Singapore...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 2 months ago 134 reads 0 comments

  12. Runner's Premature Celebration Costs Him Victory in 800-Meter Race

    There's plenty of time for celebrating after a race, so runners should be focused on crossing the finish line, especially when they are competing in a short event...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 17,277 reads 19 comments

  13. Official: Bay Won't Be Clean in Time for Rio Games

    RIO DE JANEIRO -- Brazil will not make good on its commitment to clean up Rio de Janeiro's sewage-filled Guanabara Bay by the 2016 Olympic Games, state environmental officials acknowledged in a letter obtained Saturday by The Associated Press...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 2 months ago 200 reads 0 comments

  14. Miracle on Ice Gold Medal Sells For$262,900

    U.S. Olympic hockey player Mark Pavelich's gold medal from the 1980 Lake Placid Games was auctioned for $262,900 on Friday, according to The Associated Press...

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  15. Phelps' Comeback Plan Starts to Take Shape

    Michael Phelps always has a plan. Now, it's becoming a bit more apparent what he has in mind for his comeback...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 2 months ago 156 reads 0 comments

  16. Michael Phelps with First Win Since 2012 London Olympics

    CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, May 16. FOR the first time since taking nearly two months away from the sport, the Greatest of All Time Michael Phelps tasted his first victory in a competition ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  17. Shimer Named HC over Hays for Bobsled, Skeleton

    After winning six medals at the Sochi Olympics, the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation is making big changes...

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  18. Michael Phelps at Charlotte Grand Prix 2014: Race Results and Twitter Reaction

    Michael Phelps continued his comeback tour with a win in the 100-meter butterfly at the Arena Grand Prix in Charlotte, N.C...

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  19. Phelps Trying New Things, Still Yearns to Win

    Michael Phelps is trying some new things: A more relaxed approach. A lighter workload. A willingness to accept that things aren't going to be perfect every day...

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  20. Michael Phelps Still Fueled to Win Going into Second Comeback Meet

    Michael Phelps said he felt like a kid in April, when he swam in his first meet since the 2012 Olympics and uttered the word “fun” repeatedly in interviews...

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  21. Olympic Swimmer Ledecky to Attend Stanford

    BETHESDA, Md. -- Olympic champion swimmer Katie Ledecky plans to swim for Stanford after she graduates from high school next year...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 2 months ago 180 reads 0 comments

  22. New York Governor Open to Olympic Bid Proposal

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is “seriously assessing the viability of an Olympic bid for New York City,” according to the Financial Times, citing an unnamed source “familiar with the situation” of a pitch for the 2024 Olympics...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 167 reads 0 comments

  23. Former Olympian Huegill Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Possession

    (Reuters) - Australian former Olympic swimmer Geoff Huegill and his wife Sara Hills pled guilty to cocaine possession in a Sydney court on Wednesday. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 1,874 reads 0 comments

  24. US Speedskating Sprint Coach Steps Down

    KEARNS, Utah -- The national sprint coach for U.S. Speedskating has quit, joining an exodus of coaches in the wake of the Americans' shutout at the Sochi Olympics. .....

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  25. Report: Moscow Might Replace Rio as 2016 Summer Olympics Host City

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