As if we needed any more reason to love UFC fighter Ronda Rousey. The athlete, actress, and Olympic bronze medalist adds another accomplishment to her list by becoming the first female to grace the cover of Men's Fitness Australia, for their November issue. Show More Summary
One point is all the United States need to clinch the top spot in the group, but another win would be stellar. After meeting with disappointment in their Olympic qualifying run ahead of the 2012 games in London, the United States are focused on making sure they punch their ticket to the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. Show More Summary
Diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer, the 1976 Olympic gold medalist has no desire to give in to the disease that has claimed millions.
"Where is the spiritual value in rowing? The losing of self entirely to the cooperative effort of the crew." -George Yeoman Pocock, boatbuilder, 1936 Olympic gold medal winner Stepping into a Zappos call center is like walking into a circus. Show More Summary
The surprise has worn off Los Angeles’ last-minute sprint from distant runner-up to official U.S. host city nominee for the 2024 Summer Olympics. Now, shock has given way to both elation and unease as Angelenos consider the actual realities of the prize they are competing for. Fears of saddling...
Ronda Rousey, you familiar with her? The armbars, the hip tosses, the Olympic medals and all that stuff? Well, if you're one of the three people on this planet who is not familiar with the women's bantamweight champion by now, the UFC...Show More Summary
The organisers of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games are making huge cutbacks to avoid going over the £2.38bn budget.
We went for a quick dip at Civic Pool (known as Canberra Olympic Pool these days) yesterday afternoon and learnt that work to repair the expensive leak from the outdoor diving pool is going well. A staff member told us the diving pool and neighbouring toddler pool are due to re-open in November. The future [...]
For the second time in less than a week, Jewel has joined the Foo Fighters onstage. Last night, while playing Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park, head Foo Dave Grohl introduced the country folkie to the crowd, telling them, "She comes to every Foo Fighters show. She does. Every Foo Fighters show,...
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Carolina Kostner, the Italian bronze medalist from the 2014 Sochi Olympics, will be allowed to return to figure skating on Jan. 1 after reaching an agreement with anti-doping authorities. Kostner was banned after helping her then-boyfriend -- Olympic race walker Alex Schwazer -- hide from a tester...
If Los Angeles wins its bid for the 2024 Olympics, it could finally bring to a head a years-long battle over a key property on the eastern side of the LA River known as Piggyback Yard. Los Angeles's Olympic...
Olympic legends Caitlyn Jenner and Greg Louganis were reunited at The Point Foundation gala in Los Angeles Saturday, marking their first time together since Caitlyn's big June debut.
Most people are advised either to do high intensity interval training or steady state cardio. However, this is not how professional and Olympic athletes train. There’s also reason to believe that this isn’t how cavemen “exercised.” The Studies: You’ll frequently see exercise intensity organized into 5 or more zones. Show More Summary
More Totally Rad Extreme Sports That... The IOC is considering adding surfing, skateboarding, karate, and sport climbing as events in the 2020 Olympics. Here are a few more totally rad extreme sports they should add. Submitted by: Amos Vernon Regular Keywords: 2020 olympics international olympic committee surfing rock climbing skateboarding electric guitar sports Views: 23
China continues to just make things miserable for the Philippines. In August they bested the country for the honor of hosting the 2019 FIBA World Cup and then over the weekend they beat them on the court to win the 2015 FIBA Asian Championship. [ more › ]
Eilidh Child is looking forward to her wedding this month and will then focus on success at next year's Rio Olympics.
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI When Dave Grohl bellows, “Are you (expletive) ready?!” from behind a stage-hiding curtain, when the chunky guitar riffs of “All My Life” screech out before a band member is even seen, when a...
Defending Olympic champion Mexico is just a win away from a chance at defending its soccer title next summer in Rio de Janeiro after a second-half penalty shot by Raul Lopez beat Haiti, 1-0, in group play of the CONCACAF qualifying tournament Sunday at the StubHub Center. With the win, Mexico joined...
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