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Public invited to try Olympic sports at Titletown Winter Games - WBAY
Public invited to try Olympic sports at Titletown Winter Games  WBAY

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (WBAY) - Olympic sports will take over Titletown this weekend. Titletown teamed up with U.S. Venture for the Titletown Winter Games.


South Aussie canoe pair paddling as hard as they can for Tokyo Olympics berth - The Advertiser
South Aussie canoe pair paddling as hard as they can for Tokyo Olympics berth  The Advertiser

JOSIE Bulmer and Bernadette Wallace are out to crash Olympic sports last remaining glass ceiling. And theyre doing it all on one knee.


‘Hoos News: Men’s Tennis Highlights Action-Packed Weekend for UVA Olympic Sports Teams - JerryRatcliffe.com
‘Hoos News: Men’s Tennis Highlights Action-Packed Weekend for UVA Olympic Sports Teams  JerryRatcliffe.com

Courtesy UVA Sports Media Relations. The Virginia men's tennis team begins play at the 2019 ITA National Men's Team Indoor Championship on Friday.


Korean Olympic sports diplomacy a game of two halves - Channel NewsAsia
Korean Olympic sports diplomacy a game of two halves  Channel NewsAsia

When ice hockey players from North and South Korea skated together on to the Olympic rink in matching white kits last year, it was seen as a ...


Caster Semenya appeal case mixes science, sports, gender politics - CBC.ca
Caster Semenya appeal case mixes science, sports, gender politics  CBC.ca

Caster Semenya's running future will be decided by three judges starting next week in a landmark case that will challenge science and gender politics.


BYU Olympic Sports Recap: BYU Hockey wins MWCHL Tournament - Vanquish The Foe
BYU Olympic Sports Recap: BYU Hockey wins MWCHL Tournament  Vanquish The Foe

Several Olympic Sports teams were in action this weekend, including BYU Track and Field breaking school records. Hockey BYU Hockey participated in the ...


From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 3 - International Judo Federation
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 3  International Judo Federation

For many centuries, almost unknown, the world discover the Land of the Rising sun in the second half of the 19th century. It must be said that the West was ...


Olympic Sports Roundup: No. 13 Men’s Tennis Sweeps Boston College - JerryRatcliffe.com
Olympic Sports Roundup: No. 13 Men’s Tennis Sweeps Boston College  JerryRatcliffe.com

Courtesy UVA Sports Media Relations. The No. 13 Virginia men's tennis team closed out the weekend with a 7-0 victory over Boston College on Sunday at the ...


US Sailing, NBC Sports partner to present World Sailing's Hempel World Cup Series - Sail World
US Sailing, NBC Sports partner to present World Sailing's Hempel World Cup Series  Sail World

Sail World - The world's largest sailing news network; sail and sailing, cruising, boating news.


U.S. Looks to an Italian to Put Biathletes on the Olympic Podium - The New York Times
U.S. Looks to an Italian to Put Biathletes on the Olympic Podium  The New York Times

As the World Cup arrives in Utah, Armin Auchentaller tries to spread the gospel of biathlon to the United States, which has never won an Olympic medal in the ...


Olympic Sports Roundup: Women’s Lax Rallies For Upset in Opener - JerryRatcliffe.com
Olympic Sports Roundup: Women’s Lax Rallies For Upset in Opener  JerryRatcliffe.com

Courtesy UVA Sports Media Relations. Eight different players scored as No. 16 Virginia opened the 2019 season with a 15-12 win over No. 13 Navy on Saturday ...


BYU Olympic Sports: Hockey beats Utah State, wins Wasatch Cup - Vanquish The Foe
BYU Olympic Sports: Hockey beats Utah State, wins Wasatch Cup  Vanquish The Foe

It was a rough week for BYU Olympic sports, but the hockey and men's tennis teams both got wins against in-state rivals. BYU Hockey BYU hockey participated ...


BYU Olympic Sports: Women’s Hoops Wins 11th Straight, breaks into Top 25 - Vanquish The Foe
BYU Olympic Sports: Women’s Hoops Wins 11th Straight, breaks into Top 25  Vanquish The Foe

BYU Olympic Sports were in action this weekend throughout the country and at home, and were led by women's hoops' 11th straight win. Women's Basketball ...


Olympic Sports Roundup: UVA Men’s Tennis Takes Down No. 1 Wake - JerryRatcliffe.com
Olympic Sports Roundup: UVA Men’s Tennis Takes Down No. 1 Wake  JerryRatcliffe.com

The No. 13 Virginia men's tennis team defeated No. 1 Wake Forest by a 5-2 score on Friday at the Boar's Head Sports Club.


From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 1 - International Judo Federation
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 1  International Judo Federation

On the road to Tokyo 2020, we will publish on a regular basis a series of articles about the history of judo. We will explain how a martial art became an olympic ...


Thousands of athletes, spectators flood into Red Deer for 2019 Canada Winter Games - CBC Sports
Thousands of athletes, spectators flood into Red Deer for 2019 Canada Winter Games  CBC Sports

More than 3600 athletes, managers and coaches, 5500 volunteers and more than 20000 visitors are descending on Red Deer for the 18-day Canada Winter ...


German Olympic Federation president says esports “does not exist” - FOX Sports Asia
German Olympic Federation president says esports “does not exist”  FOX Sports Asia

Alfons Hörmann, president of the Deutschen Olympischen Sportbundes (DOSB), the German Olympic Sports Confederation, proclaimed his opposition towards ...


Esport doesn't exist according to the German Olympic Sport Federation - KitGuru
Esport doesn't exist according to the German Olympic Sport Federation  KitGuru

Despite having a rich history, esports is only just becoming a mainstream activity having amassed approximately 380 million viewers throughout last year. It's.


James Ellington confident of reaching 2020 Olympics after horrific crash - BBC Sport
James Ellington confident of reaching 2020 Olympics after horrific crash  BBC Sport

British sprinter James Ellington says it will be "one of the biggest sporting comebacks" if he makes the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games - two years after a serious ...


From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 2 - International Judo Federation
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 2  International Judo Federation

"What Western brain could have elaborated this strange teaching - never to oppose force by force, but only to direct and utilize the power of attack; to overthrow ...


LANE ONE: Burger King is not an Olympic sponsor, but it has the solution to the future of the Olympic Games - The Sports Examiner
LANE ONE: Burger King is not an Olympic sponsor, but it has the solution to the future of the Olympic Games  The Sports Examiner

This is a busy time for the leadership and staff of the International Olympic Committee, even though there is no Olympic Games – winter or summer – in 2019.


Co. Tipperary gymnast to compete in four events at World Special Olympics Games next month - TipperaryLive.ie
Co. Tipperary gymnast to compete in four events at World Special Olympics Games next month  TipperaryLive.ie

Carrick-on-Suir gymnast Kellie O'Donnell will compete in four events at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates next month ...


New athlete-led movement aims to drive change across the sporting world - CBC Sports
New athlete-led movement aims to drive change across the sporting world  CBC Sports

Rob Koehler was tired of athletes being told to keep quiet and determined to see them balance the power with sports administrators. That's why the ...


Tokyo 2020: Medals to be made from recycled waste - BBC Sport
Tokyo 2020: Medals to be made from recycled waste  BBC Sport

All the medals at the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo will be made from recycled electronic waste, say organisers.


Dave Brubaker, ex-Canadian gymnastics coach, acquitted of sex-related charges - CBC Sports
Dave Brubaker, ex-Canadian gymnastics coach, acquitted of sex-related charges  CBC Sports

Former Canadian Olympic women's gymnastics coach Dave Brubaker was found not guilty today of two sex-related charges levelled by a former athlete.


'It hurts to think about': Canada's men's hockey team reflects on Olympic bronze - CBC.ca
'It hurts to think about': Canada's men's hockey team reflects on Olympic bronze  CBC.ca

Sean Burke still can't bring himself to watch the game. The general manager of Canada's men's hockey team at the Pyeongchang Olympics has no interest in ...


Kristoffersen topples Hirscher to win GS gold at ski worlds - CBC.ca
Kristoffersen topples Hirscher to win GS gold at ski worlds  CBC.ca

Henrik Kristoffersen finally won a medal at the skiing world championships — and much to his own surprise it was gold. The Norwegian produced a brilliant ...


Forget eSports: Darts should be an Olympic sport - The Sydney Morning Herald
Forget eSports: Darts should be an Olympic sport  The Sydney Morning Herald

A fortnight ago the great, good and – let's be upfront about this – the downright questionable of the Olympic movement gathered in Switzerland, for the seventh ...


Derby City Curling Club introduces Olympic sport to Kentucky - WLKY Louisville
Derby City Curling Club introduces Olympic sport to Kentucky  WLKY Louisville

The Derby City Curling Club was formed less than a year ago and more than 400 people have signed up for lessons since.


Warning to lift Olympic sports funding or expect fewer medals - The Sydney Morning Herald
Warning to lift Olympic sports funding or expect fewer medals  The Sydney Morning Herald

Australia needs to pump an extra $60 million a year into funding for Olympic sports or the sports and the Games will become irrelevant with medals almost ...


Swimming: Welson stuns Olympic champ Horton to win 400m freestyle gold - The Star Online
Swimming: Welson stuns Olympic champ Horton to win 400m freestyle gold  The Star Online

PETALING JAYA: It's not everyday a Malaysian swimmer gets the better of a reigning Olympic champion.


Sailing boss hits out over 'pulled' $600,000 as Olympic funding divides sports - The Sydney Morning Herald
Sailing boss hits out over 'pulled' $600,000 as Olympic funding divides sports  The Sydney Morning Herald

Against a background of stagnant federal sport funding, sports are asking whether the new AIS strategy is better than the discredited Winning Edge.


Jennifer Jones eyes history as Scotties gets underway in Nova Scotia - CBC.ca
Jennifer Jones eyes history as Scotties gets underway in Nova Scotia  CBC.ca

SYDNEY, N.S. — Jennifer Jones could never have imagined what was in store for her and her teams when she set out on her curling journey all those years ago ...


LANE ONE: The Olympic Games cannot solve the world's problems, as Paris 2024 is finding out - The Sports Examiner
LANE ONE: The Olympic Games cannot solve the world's problems, as Paris 2024 is finding out  The Sports Examiner

There was a time when modesty and humility were prized, and the idea that if you made reasonable promises and over-delivered on those promises, the results ...


Watch World Cup ski cross from Germany - CBC.ca
Watch World Cup ski cross from Germany  CBC.ca

We're sorry, this *content* is not available in your location. If you believe you have received this message in error please contact us. Error 21 ...


Why e-sports should not be in the Olympics - The Conversation - Canada
Why e-sports should not be in the Olympics  The Conversation - Canada

The International Olympic Committee recently hosted a meeting on e-sports -- organized video competitions. Should e-sports be in the Olympic Games?


Slovakia's Petra Vlhova wins giant slalom, Shiffrin takes bronze - CBC.ca
Slovakia's Petra Vlhova wins giant slalom, Shiffrin takes bronze  CBC.ca

Mikaela Shiffrin's careful planning didn't pay off in the giant slalom at the world championships as the American had to settle for a bronze medal behind winner ...


Tokyo 2020: Debut of four sports excites Aussie Olympic hopefuls - SBS News
Tokyo 2020: Debut of four sports excites Aussie Olympic hopefuls  SBS News

The addition of four new Olympic sports to Tokyo 2020 is inspiring a new generation of Australian sporting stars.


Efe Ambrose: Derby County complete deal for former Hibernian defender - BBC Sport
Efe Ambrose: Derby County complete deal for former Hibernian defender  BBC Sport

Derby County sign former Hibernian defender Efe Ambrose until the end of the season after a trial period.


Esports: International Olympic Committee says further study needed over Olympic bid - BBC Sport
Esports: International Olympic Committee says further study needed over Olympic bid  BBC Sport

It is too early to discuss including esports as a medal event at future Olympic Games, says the International Olympic Committee.


The IOC thinks eSports are too violent for the Olympics, but traditional sports are violent too - The Conversation AU
The IOC thinks eSports are too violent for the Olympics, but traditional sports are violent too  The Conversation AU

If you were a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) would you allow professional video gaming (also known as eSports) as a new Olympic ...


Joe Root: England captain praised for reaction to Shannon Gabriel - BBC Sport
Joe Root: England captain praised for reaction to Shannon Gabriel  BBC Sport

England captain Joe Root has been praised on social media after telling West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel not to use "gay as an insult".


2024 Olympic Events selection - Vote and Hope? - Sail World
2024 Olympic Events selection - Vote and Hope?  Sail World

The 2024 Olympic decisions taken by World Sailing over the past six months have been greeted with a mix of angst, derision and elation. In May 2018, after ...


Applications for the sport and active society development grants are now open - Olympic News - Olympics
Applications for the sport and active society development grants are now open - Olympic News  Olympics

Four development grants worth CHF 20,000 each will be given by the IOC Sport and Active Society Commission to organisations that promote the health and ...


Going Olympic: Tokyo 2020 – Olympic Channel looks at the five new sports on the programme - Olympics
Going Olympic: Tokyo 2020 – Olympic Channel looks at the five new sports on the programme  Olympics

In 2020, the world will welcome five sports to the Olympic programme at the upcoming Olympic Games in Tokyo. In the new Olympic Channel original series, ...


Olympic sport funding is bloated and needs radical overhaul, says Ed Warner - The Guardian
Olympic sport funding is bloated and needs radical overhaul, says Ed Warner  The Guardian

The funding of Olympic sport in Britain is 'bloated' and needs an overhaul to help disadvantaged sports, says the former UK Athletics chairman Ed Warner.


India’s record in Olympic sports is poor, but that could change soon - Economic Times
India’s record in Olympic sports is poor, but that could change soon  Economic Times

Statistics, sometimes, do not paint a true picture. But the three gold medals to go with three silvers and one bronze in just the first week of the Youth Olympic ...


Olympics money grab can go and get funded - The New Daily
Olympics money grab can go and get funded  The New Daily

The recent call from 39 of Australia's most prominent athletes to raise the level of funding for Olympic sport has annoyed comedian and writer Mick Neven.


Paris 2024 Olympics: Esports 'in talks' to be included as demonstration sport - BBC Sport
Paris 2024 Olympics: Esports 'in talks' to be included as demonstration sport  BBC Sport

Paris 2024 Olympic organisers are "deep in talks" about including esports as a demonstration sport at the Games.


Mike Tirico chosen to host NBC's inaugural Indy 500 coverage - ESPN
Mike Tirico chosen to host NBC's inaugural Indy 500 coverage  ESPN

NBC Sports announced Friday that Mike Tirico will anchor the network's inaugural Indianapolis 500 coverage on May 26, giving him his first glimpse at the ...


Talking Tokyo 2020: YOG sows the seeds for new Olympic sports - Olympic News - Olympics
Talking Tokyo 2020: YOG sows the seeds for new Olympic sports - Olympic News  Olympics

After Tokyo celebrated two years to go until the start of the 2020 Olympic Games on 24 July, we look at some of the new sports and events that will be making ...


Commentary: Don't rest on non-Olympic sports laurels, Indonesia - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post
Commentary: Don't rest on non-Olympic sports laurels, Indonesia - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

The Asian Games will conclude on Sunday, but host Indonesia is already set to throw a huge party to celebrate an historic achievement that many could not ...


E-sports industry eyes a move away from violent games to become an Olympic event - CNBC
E-sports industry eyes a move away from violent games to become an Olympic event  CNBC

Competitive gaming, or e-sports, has just completed its first step towards becoming an official Olympic sport. Estimated to be worth close to $1 billion a year, the ...


Funding Frozen On Sports Programs Ahead Of Tokyo Olympics - WSFM
Funding Frozen On Sports Programs Ahead Of Tokyo Olympics  WSFM

In a blow to some of our major sporting programs, it's been revealed that they have had their funding frozen just two years out from the Tokyo Olympics.


Olympics chief rules out violent e-sports - The Verge
Olympics chief rules out violent e-sports  The Verge

Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee, has voiced his opposition to including violent e-sports among the sports contested at the ...


Ranking The Winter Olympic Sports By How Fast I Would Die While Doing Them - Pedestrian TV
Ranking The Winter Olympic Sports By How Fast I Would Die While Doing Them  Pedestrian TV

The Winter Olympic events do not get nearly enough credit for how insanely dangerous they all are at a fundamental level. Presenting: This ranking of them.


Tokyo 2020 | Rio Olympics: Australia's Chloe Esposito on Modern Pentathlon - PlayersVoice
Tokyo 2020 | Rio Olympics: Australia's Chloe Esposito on Modern Pentathlon  PlayersVoice

Australian Modern Pentathlete Chloe Esposito was the toast of the nation when she won gold at the Rio Olympics. It almost didn't happen ... several times over.


World Sailing Board makes 11th hour move on Olympic Events - Sail World
World Sailing Board makes 11th hour move on Olympic Events  Sail World

In a desperate move on the eve of the Annual Conference of World Sailing in Sarasota, USA, the Board of World Sailing have lodged two late submissions which ...


POV podcast: Alexandre Despatie and the upside of early success - CBC.ca
POV podcast: Alexandre Despatie and the upside of early success  CBC.ca

On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, Canadian diver Alexandre Despatie talks about measuring success on his own terms and the delicate ...


Olympians decry ‘Hunger Games’ funding for sport - The Australian
Olympians decry ‘Hunger Games’ funding for sport  The Australian

Our greatest living Olympians have made an unprecedented intervention into the crisis facing Australian sport, warning it is being starved of the funds it needs to ...


Surfing and skateboarding receive huge Olympic boost from UK Sport - The Guardian
Surfing and skateboarding receive huge Olympic boost from UK Sport  The Guardian

Softball and goalball are among other sports to benefit from a new 'aspirational fund' to help them quality for Tokyo 2020.


Three keys to keeping banned coaches banned and children safe - USA TODAY
Three keys to keeping banned coaches banned and children safe  USA TODAY

Despite the U.S. Olympic Committee's reluctance and the national governing bodies' incapabilities, child protection experts say there are ways to close the gaps ...


Was your child’s coach banned for sexual misconduct? Better check - USA TODAY
Was your child’s coach banned for sexual misconduct? Better check  USA TODAY

Coaches who have been banned for sexual misconduct are still coaching kids, taking advantage of significant gaps in a system the USOC has vowed to fix.


Olympians nominated for NSW Champions of Sport Awards - Australian Olympic Committee
Olympians nominated for NSW Champions of Sport Awards  Australian Olympic Committee

The 2018 awards season continues, with several more Olympians and Olympic sports recognised ahead of the NSW Champions of Sport Ceremony, to take ...


Refugees get active and embrace unique school sports day - Olympic News - Olympics
Refugees get active and embrace unique school sports day - Olympic News  Olympics

The New Zealand Olympic Committee organised an Olympic Refugee Sports Day for 300 young people from a refugee background. The youngsters tried out ...


Sport bosses call for more Government funding to maintain Australia's global sporting reputation - ABC News
Sport bosses call for more Government funding to maintain Australia's global sporting reputation  ABC News

The heads of Sport Australia and the Australian Olympic Committee warn that the nation's global sporting reputation will be lost without increased Federal ...


Jack Laugher named European male diver of the year for 2018 - BBC Sport
Jack Laugher named European male diver of the year for 2018  BBC Sport

Olympic champion Jack Laugher has been named European male diver of the year for 2018 after picking up five international titles.


Laser International: Saving the Sport of Sailing in the Olympics - Sail World
Laser International: Saving the Sport of Sailing in the Olympics  Sail World

The International Laser Class Association is surprised and disappointed by the announcement today that the World Sailing Board has recommended to select ...


Irish Olympic sports emerging from Pat Hickey’s shadow - The Irish Times
Irish Olympic sports emerging from Pat Hickey’s shadow  The Irish Times

Two years on from ticket scandal, federation's transformation is almost complete.


USOC seeks to revoke USA Gymnastics’ status as sport’s national governing body - The Washington Post
USOC seeks to revoke USA Gymnastics’ status as sport’s national governing body  The Washington Post

The U.S. Olympic Committee has begun proceedings to decertify USA Gymnastics, officials announced Monday, signaling an intention to revoke the ...


Olympic Movement esports and gaming communities meet at the Esports Forum - Olympics
Olympic Movement esports and gaming communities meet at the Esports Forum  Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) today hosted an Esports Forum at The ...


AOC boss John Coates predicts bright future for Olympic rugby sevens - ESPN
AOC boss John Coates predicts bright future for Olympic rugby sevens  ESPN

Rugby sevens has scope to become one of the premier Olympic events over the next decade with a prominent IOC official heralding the extraordinary growth of ...


Watch live Youth Olympic Games - day five - Live - BBC Sport
Watch live Youth Olympic Games - day five - Live  BBC Sport

Follow day five of the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina - watch live coverage.


Sports legends call on government to restore funding levels - Daily Telegraph
Sports legends call on government to restore funding levels  Daily Telegraph

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has turned down a plea from almost 200 Australian sporting legends for a meeting to address their calls to reverse the funding ...


‘Gold medal in race to obesity’, says Olympic chief Matt Carroll - The Australian
‘Gold medal in race to obesity’, says Olympic chief Matt Carroll  The Australian

Australian Olympic chief Matt Carroll has urged the Morrison government to commit a further 60 million a year towards Olympic and Paralympic sport, warning ...


Watch Youth Olympic Games live - day one - Live - BBC Sport
Watch Youth Olympic Games live - day one - Live  BBC Sport

The third Youth Olympic Games get underway in Buenos Aires, Argentina - watch live coverage.


How sports get chosen for the Olympics - The Conversation UK
How sports get chosen for the Olympics  The Conversation UK

A spokesperson for the ancient sport of jousting recently made a case for its inclusion in the Olympic Games based on the technical skills and physical prowess ...


Transgender athlete Hannah Mouncey on handball, Olympic policy & AFLW - PlayersVoice
Transgender athlete Hannah Mouncey on handball, Olympic policy & AFLW  PlayersVoice

Three years to the day since Hannah Mouncey last represented Australia's men's handball team, she will debut for the national women's team at the Asian ...


Anthony Joshua v Jarrell Miller: A New York bout without Wilder or Fury and questions for a champion - BBC Sport
Anthony Joshua v Jarrell Miller: A New York bout without Wilder or Fury and questions for a champion  BBC Sport

Anthony Joshua's heavyweight moves are under scrutiny. Why has momentum slowed behind boxing's most recognisable fighter?


IOC provisionally recognizes Sambo wrestling as Olympic sport - TASS
IOC provisionally recognizes Sambo wrestling as Olympic sport  TASS

The International Olympic Committee has issued a temporarily recognition for the Sambo wrestling as an Olympic competition.


China on top again at Asian Games but Japan gaining in Olympic sports - South China Morning Post
China on top again at Asian Games but Japan gaining in Olympic sports  South China Morning Post

China have been dominating the Asian Games ever since they topped the medals table for the first time in Delhi in 1982. The 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and ...


It’s time to embrace video games as an Olympic sport - New Scientist
It’s time to embrace video games as an Olympic sport  New Scientist

They may compete from the comfort of a chair, but video gamers are in the mix at this year's Asian games and are on track for Olympic stardom, says Mark ...


Olympic Sports Center Of Pingdu Qingdao / Shanghai Jiao Tong University Urban Planning & Architectural Design Co.Ltd - ArchDaily
Olympic Sports Center Of Pingdu Qingdao / Shanghai Jiao Tong University Urban Planning & Architectural Design Co.Ltd  ArchDaily

Completed in 2018 in Qingdao, China. Images by Qingshan Wu. This project is the Main Venues for the 2018 Provincial Sport Games of Shandong Province.


Can Breaking Become An Olympic Sport And Still Keep Its Soul? - Deadspin
Can Breaking Become An Olympic Sport And Still Keep Its Soul?  Deadspin

If you missed the debut of breaking as an event at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina last week, you missed another first—the crowning ...


These Are the New Events on the Winter Olympics Sports Lineup This Year - TIME
These Are the New Events on the Winter Olympics Sports Lineup This Year  TIME

Four new events for Olympic sports are making their debut at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Here's what to know.


South Korea sports chief apologises after Olympic speed skater alleges coach raped her - The Guardian
South Korea sports chief apologises after Olympic speed skater alleges coach raped her  The Guardian

Country's Olympic committee president says he will impose lifetime ban on sexual offenders.


The Relationship Between Colleges And Olympic Sports Is Vital. Find Out What The USOC Is Doing To Help - TeamUSA.org
The Relationship Between Colleges And Olympic Sports Is Vital. Find Out What The USOC Is Doing To Help  TeamUSA.org

At the Olympic Games Rio 2016, nearly 80 percent of Team USA athletes competed in college, and nearly 85 percent of U.S. medalists were college athletes.


Former US Olympic Committee chief referred to FBI for alleged lies over Nassar abuse scandal - ABC News
Former US Olympic Committee chief referred to FBI for alleged lies over Nassar abuse scandal  ABC News

A former head of the US Olympic Committee has been referred to the FBI after making "materially false statements" to a US Senate subcommittee investigating ...


We want boules to be an Olympic sport, say French - The Times
We want boules to be an Olympic sport, say French  The Times

French boules may be widely associated with old men with alcohol passing time in the shade of a French village square but players have been told to shape up ...


Olympic sports shine for Bowling Green - Toledo Blade
Olympic sports shine for Bowling Green  Toledo Blade

BOWLING GREEN — As Elisa Baeron stepped to the penalty spot with a chance to send Bowling Green to the NCAA women's soccer tournament, the hushed ...


Shattering stereotypes, pole dancing wants to be at the Olympics - Al Jazeera English
Shattering stereotypes, pole dancing wants to be at the Olympics  Al Jazeera English

Reinventing itself as an underground fitness culture, the sport wants to be recognised globally.


Winter Olympics: women's long race to parity | Sport - The Guardian
Winter Olympics: women's long race to parity | Sport  The Guardian

It's been 94 years since the first Winter Games, but still women do not compete on the same terms as men. How far have we come and how far to the finish line?


Hundreds of refugees take part in Olympic sport event - Newshub
Hundreds of refugees take part in Olympic sport event  Newshub

Hundreds of young refugees got a taste of Olympic glory in Auckland on Tuesday. An Olympic Refugee sport event was held to jointly mark World Refugee Day ...


Olympics unlikely to be bridge too far for eSports if the money is right - The Guardian
Olympics unlikely to be bridge too far for eSports if the money is right  The Guardian

Distinctions between sports and games seem less important than the money that can be made from them, as one billionaire bridge ace proved by getting cards ...


New sports facing tougher process to be added to Paris 2024 Olympic programme - Insidethegames.biz
New sports facing tougher process to be added to Paris 2024 Olympic programme  Insidethegames.biz

New sports are likely to face a tougher battle to be added onto the Paris 2024 Olympic programme due to concerns over the ballooning size of the Games...


Olympic sailing overhauled for Paris 2024 Games - CNN
Olympic sailing overhauled for Paris 2024 Games  CNN

The winds of change are blowing across sailing, and some prospective Olympians will have to adjust their course or miss out on the 2024 Paris Games.


Five non-Olympic sports among those to sign deals with Olympic Channel - Insidethegames.biz
Five non-Olympic sports among those to sign deals with Olympic Channel  Insidethegames.biz

The Olympic Channel has reached an agreement with eight sporting governing bodies and multi-sport organisations to collaborate on *content*.


Just how dangerous are Winter Olympic sports? | Sport - The Guardian
Just how dangerous are Winter Olympic sports? | Sport  The Guardian

Pyeongchang has witnessed its fair share of thrills and spills, but which events result in the most injuries?


Watch live Youth Olympic Games - day four - Live - BBC Sport
Watch live Youth Olympic Games - day four - Live  BBC Sport

Follow day four of the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina - watch highlights and live coverage, plus in-play clips.


North & South Korea agree joint 2032 Olympic bid - BBC Sport
North & South Korea agree joint 2032 Olympic bid  BBC Sport

North and South Korea agree to pursue a joint bid to host the 2032 Olympics after a summit between the two nations' leaders.


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