1. Record Heat Expected for LA Marathon

    Sweltering heat with temperatures reaching into the 90s is expected to break records this weekend, especially Sunday during the Los Angeles Marathon...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 19 days ago 969 reads 0 comments

  2. Toyota Signs on as Global Olympic Sponsor in Long-Term Deal

    Toyota Motor Corp. signed on as a worldwide Olympic sponsor Friday in a landmark deal reportedly worth nearly $1 billion, becoming the first car company to join the IOC's top-tier marketing program...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 19 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  3. Report: Utah Wants Winter Olympics Again

    Lawmakers passed a resolution Thursday to tell the world that Utah is ready for the Olympics… again.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 19 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  4. Paris Mayor: 'We're in the Process' of 2024 Bid

    PARIS -- Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo is sounding increasingly positive about a Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 20 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  5. Alpine Skiing Champion Mario Matt Retires

    Mario Matt, the Austrian who became the oldest Olympic Alpine skiing champion in Sochi, announced his retirement Thursday...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 20 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  6. Beijing Hires Jackie Chan to Sing for 2022 Bid

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 20 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  7. Track Phenom Ready for Pro Track Career

    Kaylin Whitney, the sprinter who celebrated her 17th birthday by announcing a professional contract with Nike on Monday, wants to make this summer's World Championships team and, the following year, become the youngest U...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 20 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  8. Rome 2024 Expands Bid Team, Opens New Offices

    Rome's Olympic bid has made two new appointments and announced the location of its headquarters. Claudia Bugno was named general coordinator and Simone Perillo as international relations and planning manager...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 20 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  9. French, Russian Paralympians Sweep Events at IPC

    France's Marie Bochet and Russia's Aleksey Bugaev swept all five respective men's and women's standing events at the IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships over the last week.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 21 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  10. Swimming's 'Beautiful Boy' Looks to Sink Phelps

    (CNN)It was always going to take an extraordinary performance from a very talented swimmer to beat Michael Phelps at his favorite event in an Olympic final...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 21 days ago 163 reads 0 comments

  11. WATCH: Oscar Pistorius Plays Soccer in Jail with Radovan Krejcir

    This footage obtained by the Daily Sun reportedly shows Oscar Pistorius playing football in jail with notorious Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir. Watch the full video here...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 21 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  12. Yarnold Plots 2018 Olympic Defence

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  13. Christie to Race in Russian Worlds

    Christie's maternal grandmother died earlier this month, whilst her paternal grandmother also passed away last year...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. France Mourns Loss of 'National Treasure' Florence Arthaud

    (CNN)One of 10 people killed in the collision of two helicopters in Argentina, France's Florence Arthaud has been described as a "national treasure" by fellow sailor Shirley Robertson...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 22 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  15. Martha Karolyi on Simone Biles' Dominance, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman Returns

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 22 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  16. Rousey: I Could Still Win Gold, but Olympic Chapter Is Closed

    UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey believes she could still win Olympic gold. Rousey, a 2008 Olympic judo bronze medalist, is 11-0 in four years as a professional mixed martial ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 22 days ago 1,150 reads 1 comments

  17. Deval Patrick, Pals Facing an Ethical Challenge

    Former Gov. Deval Patrick, who scored a $7,500-a-day consulting gig with Boston 2024, will walk a fine ethical line as he and members of his former inner circle lobby for the Summer ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 22 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  18. 3 French Athletes, Including 2 Former Olympians, Die in Helicopter Accident

    Ten people died on Monday in a helicopter crash in Argentina. Among those who perished were famed sailor Florence Arthaud and former French Olympians Camille Muffat and Alexis Vastine, per The Telegraph 's Josie Ensor ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 22 days ago 28,338 reads 17 comments

  19. French Olympians Filming Reality TV Survival Show Killed in Helicopter Crash...

    A group of French sports stars participating in a reality TV show were among 10 people killed Monday when their helicopters collided in mid-air while filming in northwestern Argentina...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 22 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  20. Olympic Gold Medalist Camille Muffat Killed in Helicopter Crash in Argentina

    Retired French swimmer Camille Muffat is reported to have died in a helicopter crash while filming a reality TV show in Argentina...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 22 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  21. Beijing's 2022 Bid Sparks Chinese Skiing Boom

    CHONGLI, China — With Beijing readying another Olympic bid — this time for the 2022 Winter Games — more and more of China's middle class are discovering the millennia-old pastime of skiing...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 23 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  22. Japan Launches Official 'Ninja Council' for 2020

    Japanese officials have established a “ninja council” in order to boost tourism ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, a report said...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 23 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  23. How 2 Beach Town Teens Resurrected U.S. Aerials

    MADISON, Conn. — Mac Bohonnon, then 15, was on Facebook catching up with his longtime friend Kiley McKinnon...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 23 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  24. Meet Team USA's 35 'Women of Winter'

    At the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, U.S. women would have ranked among the top-10 nations in the overall medals standings. During the 2014-15 winter sports season.....

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 23 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  25. Meet America's Rising Table Tennis Star

    GAITHERSBURG, Md. — A four-time world team member and national doubles table tennis champion, Han Xiao just barely missed a spot to compete for the USA in the Beijing Olympics in 2008...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 23 days ago 5 reads 0 comments