The Whitewater Stadium was officially unveiled by Rio mayor Eduardo Paes, who hailed the moment as an important milestone in the preparations for Rio 2016, describing the venue as the most challenging part of the Deodoro Olympic complex. “This...Show More Summary
These were the watchwords of the first contest launched by the International Olympic Committee in partnership with the School of Applied Arts, Visual Merchandising Design Section, in Vevey (Switzerland). Open to the school’s first-year...Show More Summary
IOC ACTIVITIES PRESIDENT The IOC President, Thomas Bach, took part in the historic United Nations Summit in New York which adopted the post-2015 development agenda. Sport was included in the final outcome document as an "important enabler"...Show More Summary
In partnership with the National Olympic Committee of Brazil, the programme targets the National Youth School Games to spread the messages of non-discrimination, non-violence, girls’ empowerment and positive masculine traits among boys. Show More Summary
Sydney 2000 came in the middle of what was without doubt the most productive phase of Venus Williams’ glittering career. When she stepped out on the court at the Olympic Park for her first-round tie against Slovakia’s Henrieta Nagyovà,...Show More Summary
GotHunts.com - Outdoors International Hunting Consultants This spot-and-stalk black bear hunt on the Olympic Peninsula has the potential for a real trophy bear. Washington has the highest bear population in the lower 48, and these Washington bear hunts on the Olympic Peninsula give our hunters a great chance at a trophy coastal black bear. Show More Summary
Mexico clobbered Costa Rica in their group opener. Can they do the same to Haiti to secure a semifinal berth? Just like their arch-rivals the United States, the Mexico U-23 national team has a chance to secure an Olympic Qualifying semifinal berth with a win against Haiti. Show More Summary
To the editor: Los Angeles hasn't yet been granted the 2024 Olympics, and already we are worried that planners are not watching their step? (“Don't forget the river,” Opinion, Sept. 30) Well, we should be. Years ago, when I was on the board of FoLAR, the Los Angeles River was looked upon as a storm...
For years, politicians, activists and community groups have been laying the groundwork for a transformation of the Los Angeles River, one that would rip up stretches of concrete and add parks, wetlands and other natural spaces. To those advocates, few pieces of riverfront property are more crucial...
James DeGale will defend his IBF world super-middleweight title for the first time against Lucian Bute on November 28 at the Videotron Center in Quebec, Canada. The British Olympic gold medalist will face the popular Romanian-Canadian...Show More Summary
@cameroncv1 has the U-23s up 1-0 in #USAvCUB. Tune in on @telemundo A photo posted by U.S. Soccer (@ussoccer) on Oct 3, 2015 at 2:41pm PDT Team America advanced into the semifinals of the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament on Saturday with a 6-1 win over Cuba. Show More Summary
Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson battle for the belt TONIGHT (Oct. 3, 2015) at UFC 192 inside Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. In a match up of an Olympic wrestler and rangy boxer, what adjustments must be made for either manShow More Summary
Ireland will be expected to book their World Cup quarter-final place by beating Italy at the Olympic Stadium on Sunday.
A BMX test event for next year's Rio Olympics is put back a day after riders refuse to race on an "unsafe" course.
Mexico's age-group national teams have been on quite a roll over the past decade, winning two under-17 world championships, reaching the semifinals of a U-20 World Cup and capturing the country's first Olympic soccer title three years ago in London. That last prize is the shiniest jewel in Mexico's...
Johnny Goodman at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts.(Courtesy of Boston Public Library, Lester Jones Collection, via Flickr) JOHNNY GOODMAN WAS THE LAST AMATEUR to win the U.S. Open. Goodman won at Olympic Fields in 1933, edging Ralph Guldahl by a stroke. Show More Summary
If you’re making the trip out to Olympic Park today or tomorrow for EB Expo, then you’re probably prepared to see a lot of costumes, games, merchandise and terrible food. So to help make the most out of your Expo Experience, here’s five tips from the show floor. More »
Olympics, social media, meeting American pros and more, Kota's a sharp dude, read up. The post TWS Japan, Roll Call: Kota Ikeda appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.
Michael Jamieson on Commonwealth heartache, nearly quitting and how moving to Edinburgh will boost his Rio Olympic bid.
Aww! As we previously announced, Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black announced on Thursday morning that they were engaged in a simple announcement in The Times. Congratulations! However, later that same day, the Olympic medalist and his beau took to Instagram to flaunt engagement rings. Faboosh! Related: Girls Next Door Star Bridget Marquardt Is Engaged! He posted: #HeSaidYES [...]