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Tokyo 2020: The four new sports making their debut at Olympic Games - 7NEWS
  1. Tokyo 2020: The four new sports making their debut at Olympic Games  7NEWS
  2. The new Olympic sports Aussies can dominate in Tokyo 2020  Fox Sports
  3. 10 things to know about new sports and events at 2020 Olympics  USA TODAY
  4. Team GB must deliver more than just medals at 2020 Olympics in Tokyo  The Guardian
  5. International Federations look forward to Tokyo 2020 - Olympic News  Olympics
  6. View full coverage on Google News

Motor Boating, Tug of War and 3 More Odd Olympic Sports From the Past - BBC History Magazine
Motor Boating, Tug of War and 3 More Odd Olympic Sports From the Past  BBC History Magazine

From club swinging to croquet, a range of unusual sports have appeared at the Olympics over the years, as historian Julian Humphrys explains.


The Real Hurdle at Tokyo’s Olympic Test Events: The Heat - The New York Times
The Real Hurdle at Tokyo’s Olympic Test Events: The Heat  The New York Times

The heat is on as Tokyo faces extreme temperatures during test events a year out from the 2020 Olympic Games.


Could functional fitness trends like CrossFit and F45 become an Olympic sport? - ABC News
Could functional fitness trends like CrossFit and F45 become an Olympic sport?  ABC News

Paying money to see other people work out might not sound like everyone's idea of fun, but it is fast becoming a part of the international sporting calendar, and ...


Everything you should know about skateboarding at the 2020 Summer Olympics - CNET
Everything you should know about skateboarding at the 2020 Summer Olympics  CNET

This new Olympic sport features two disciplines, dizzying courses and loud music.


Australian prospects in new Olympic sports - Wide World of Sports
Australian prospects in new Olympic sports  Wide World of Sports

Australia will be targeting medals in several of the new sports added to the program for the 2020 Tokyo Oly...


Here's Everything You Need to Know About the 5 New Sports You'll See at the 2020 Olympics - POPSUGAR
Here's Everything You Need to Know About the 5 New Sports You'll See at the 2020 Olympics  POPSUGAR

Attention all diehard sports fans (and casual fans who only follow major sporting events): there are five new Olympic sports coming to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics!


Tokyo 2020 takes sport to the people with “Tokyo Waterfront City” concept - Olympic News - Olympics
Tokyo 2020 takes sport to the people with “Tokyo Waterfront City” concept - Olympic News  Olympics

We not only want people to come to the Olympic Games, we also want to take the Games to the people. We want to make Olympic sport as accessible.


It’s time to make Ninja Warrior an Olympic sport - Courier Mail
It’s time to make Ninja Warrior an Olympic sport  Courier Mail

With momentum building in Queensland's bid to host the 2032 Olympics it's time to put some thought into our “home pick” sport. Under rules introduced in 2014, ...


Senators Will Push for Increased Oversight of Olympic Sports - The New York Times
Senators Will Push for Increased Oversight of Olympic Sports  The New York Times

An 18-month Senate investigation has found that the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee and U.S.A. Gymnastics “knowingly concealed” the ...


Cricket Set To Be Included In 2028 Los Angeles Olympics - Forbes
Cricket Set To Be Included In 2028 Los Angeles Olympics  Forbes

Cricket could be included at the 2028 Games in Los Angeles after much debate and politicking.


Non-Olympic Sports on the Chopping Block - Around the Rings
Non-Olympic Sports on the Chopping Block  Around the Rings

(ATR) Panam Sports wants to trim the number of non-Olympic sports for the next Pan American Games in 2023.


JLL throws support behind new Olympic sport 'sports climbing' in Nat Geo content campaign - mUmBRELLA*
JLL throws support behind new Olympic sport 'sports climbing' in Nat Geo content campaign  mUmBRELLA*

Real estate services company JLL has launched a *content* series on National Geographic, 'Stories of Ambition', which follows the stories of climbing athletes.


Italy risk Olympic exclusion over new sports law -- IOC - Yahoo News Australia
Italy risk Olympic exclusion over new sports law -- IOC  Yahoo News Australia

Italy's place at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo is in danger after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) warned the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) of ...


Olympic Channel launches year-long docu-series “All Around” - Olympic News - Olympics
Olympic Channel launches year-long docu-series “All Around” - Olympic News  Olympics

With just over a year to go to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the Olympic Channel's new original series All Around follows the personal journeys of three elite ...


TSX DAILY: Australia is having the “Olympic Talk” about Queensland; the Diamond League, money and more - The Sports Examiner
TSX DAILY: Australia is having the “Olympic Talk” about Queensland; the Diamond League, money and more  The Sports Examiner

LANE ONE: With a possible 2032 bid ahead, Australia's Queensland region is now having the “Olympic talk”. Even though the International Olympic Committee ...


Watch the Latest Teaser Trailer for the 2020 Olympics — and Read All About the New Sports - PEOPLE.com
Watch the Latest Teaser Trailer for the 2020 Olympics — and Read All About the New Sports  PEOPLE.com

The 2020 Summer Olympics will take place in Tokyo.


We need to focus more on Olympic sports to make India sporting powerhouse: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju - India Today
We need to focus more on Olympic sports to make India sporting powerhouse: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju  India Today

Kiren Rijiju said that as Sports Minister his main focus is to ensure maximum participation and medals from the Indian athletes in next year's Tokyo Olympics.


Caster Semenya: Double Olympic champion 'never felt supported' by women in sport - BBC Sport
Caster Semenya: Double Olympic champion 'never felt supported' by women in sport  BBC Sport

Olympic and world champion Caster Semenya says she has "never really felt very supported" by other women in sport.


Tokyo 2020 paratriathlon test shortened due to bad water quality - Japan Today
Tokyo 2020 paratriathlon test shortened due to bad water quality  Japan Today

The swimming section of a paratriathlon test event for Tokyo 2020 was cancelled Saturday due to high levels of bacteria in the water, the latest in a series of ...


Tokyo 2020 Full Schedule: All Sports Start Days - Sports Illustrated
Tokyo 2020 Full Schedule: All Sports Start Days  Sports Illustrated

Check out the full schedule for when sports start at Tokyo 2020.


U.S. wraps Pan Am Games with 293 medals, 18 Olympic quota spots - OlympicTalk
U.S. wraps Pan Am Games with 293 medals, 18 Olympic quota spots  OlympicTalk

The United States once again dominated the medal count at the Pan American Games despite fielding a weakened roster in many sports.


Asean performance at the Summer Olympics - The Manila Times
Asean performance at the Summer Olympics  The Manila Times

IN realistically assessing the performance of the Philippines in the Summer Olympic Games, it may be instructive to compare it with the performance of the other ...


Lindsey Vonn helps NHL boyfriend P.K. Subban train on the ice this summer - USA TODAY
Lindsey Vonn helps NHL boyfriend P.K. Subban train on the ice this summer  USA TODAY

Since retiring, skier Lindsey Vonn is writing a book, launching a beauty line, building her foundation and training NHL boyfriend, P.K. Subban.


Is bowling an Olympic sport? - Olympic Channel
Is bowling an Olympic sport?  Olympic Channel

Bowling may not be at Tokyo 2020, but it is at the 2019 Pan American Games, watch out for Jakob Butturff.


Should speed climbing be in the Olympics’ controversial format? - South China Morning Post
Should speed climbing be in the Olympics’ controversial format?  South China Morning Post

The climbing community was confused and surprised to see speed climbing included in the Olympics when the sport's Tokyo 2020 debut was announced.


Jackie Robinson and 10 Other African American Pioneers in Sports - Biography
Jackie Robinson and 10 Other African American Pioneers in Sports  Biography

Despite the severe racial, social and economic barriers that African American athletes have been subjected to throughout history, there have been notable ...


Triathletes chase direct Olympic qualification berths in Tokyo test event - OlympicTalk
Triathletes chase direct Olympic qualification berths in Tokyo test event  OlympicTalk

Top-ranked Katie Zaferes and other U.S. triathletes can punch their tickets for the 2020 Olympics in a test event in Tokyo.


Nathan Adrian calls Lance Armstrong his "sport inspiration" - Olympic Channel
Nathan Adrian calls Lance Armstrong his "sport inspiration"  Olympic Channel

Five-time Olympic swimming gold medallist Nathan Adrian has named cycling cheat Lance Armstrong as his inspiration as he recovers from testicular cancer.


NHL 'nowhere near' 2022 Olympic return, eyes 2020 China games - Yahoo Sports
NHL 'nowhere near' 2022 Olympic return, eyes 2020 China games  Yahoo Sports

The National Hockey League is "nowhere near a resolution" on whether or not players will compete in the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics but the league is ...


stars share their top Olympic sports - AW - Athletics Weekly
stars share their top Olympic sports - AW  Athletics Weekly

Posted by Athletics Weekly | Jul 24, 2019 | 0. With a year to go until Tokyo 2020, athletes reveal which other sports they'll be keeping an eye on next summer.


2020 Tokyo Olympics: Vivian Tan wants answers from Table Tennis Australia over squad snub - Daily Telegraph
2020 Tokyo Olympics: Vivian Tan wants answers from Table Tennis Australia over squad snub  Daily Telegraph

Australian table tennis player Vivian Tan has demanded an investigation into the games governing body — and the eight criteria it uses to determine national ...


Simone Biles’ road to GOAT status, sixth U.S. all-around title, and how it almost didn’t happen - OlympicTalk
Simone Biles’ road to GOAT status, sixth U.S. all-around title, and how it almost didn’t happen  OlympicTalk

Simone Biles tied a 67-year-old record with her sixth U.S. all-around title.


Nike Removes Contract Reductions for Pregnant Athletes After Backlash - Sports Illustrated
Nike Removes Contract Reductions for Pregnant Athletes After Backlash  Sports Illustrated

Nike has expanded its policy on athlete pregnancy for 18 months.


Shaun White might compete in 2020 Olympics as a skateboarder - Yahoo Sports
Shaun White might compete in 2020 Olympics as a skateboarder  Yahoo Sports

Shaun White is strapping wheels to his snowboard and gearing up to compete for a spot in the 2020 Olympics debut of skateboarding.


A firsthand look at 3X basketball, the new Olympic sport, in Brooklyn - NetsDaily
A firsthand look at 3X basketball, the new Olympic sport, in Brooklyn  NetsDaily

Before I had my first experience with 3X basketball Thursday at a Red Bull-sponsored media game, I explained to a friend how it's going to be a big thing in the ...


Get up and Gab, year-round school, favorite Olympic sports, and a baffle with the gang from 104.1 KBEAR - KTUU.com
Get up and Gab, year-round school, favorite Olympic sports, and a baffle with the gang from 104.1 KBEAR  KTUU.com

Should school be year-round? What is your favorite Olympic sport? Why can't the Morning Edition crew figure out these 'baffles?' It's all covered in this week's ...


Andy Murray set to skip U.S. Open to focus on singles - OlympicTalk
Andy Murray set to skip U.S. Open to focus on singles  OlympicTalk

Former No. 1 tennis player Andy Murray said Thursday he will bypass the U.S. Open entirely to work instead on rebuilding his singles career in smaller events.


Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes - BBC Sport
Allyson Felix: Nike changes policy for pregnant athletes  BBC Sport

Six-time Olympic gold medallist Allyson Felix says female athletes will "no longer be financially penalised for having a child" after Nike changed its sponsorship ...


Breakdancing one step away from being official Olympic sport at Paris 2024 - South China Morning Post
Breakdancing one step away from being official Olympic sport at Paris 2024  South China Morning Post

Breakdancing is likely to become an official Olympic sport at the 2024 Paris Olympics. Athletes hoping to compete in the street dance are now waiting for the ...


Forget Madison: CrossFitters setting their sights on becoming Olympians - Morning Chalk Up
Forget Madison: CrossFitters setting their sights on becoming Olympians  Morning Chalk Up

There's no rest for the wicked with many athletes returning home from Madison and straight into training for the 2020 season. Yes, the Open is just two months ...


LANE ONE: Welcome to the best week of the Olympic-sport summer: FINA Worlds, Tour de France, USATF Nationals and the Pan Am Games! - The Sports Examiner
LANE ONE: Welcome to the best week of the Olympic-sport summer: FINA Worlds, Tour de France, USATF Nationals and the Pan Am Games!  The Sports Examiner

Cycling: One of the most gripping editions of the Tour de France in recent memory is in its final week, with three soul-crushing stages in the Alps on Thursday, ...


Hong Kong’s Olympic climbing hope sees balance as key - South China Morning Post
Hong Kong’s Olympic climbing hope sees balance as key  South China Morning Post

Hong Kong climber Yau Ka-chun will engage in a delicate mental balancing act this week when he attempts to qualify for the Olympic Games' newest medal ...


Indian women hockey team beat Malaysia 6-0 in Olympic Test Event - India Today
Indian women hockey team beat Malaysia 6-0 in Olympic Test Event  India Today

The Indians had the upper hand in the first quarter as the experienced SV Sunil, Mandeep Singh and Gursahibjit Singh, all created chances inside the first 10 ...


Society Diary: A new Olympic sport, Dingle, and yet more drugs - Civil Society Media
Society Diary: A new Olympic sport, Dingle, and yet more drugs  Civil Society Media

Happy Friday, dear readers. We have reached the end of a week where the nation came together to wait with baited breath for the announcement of this year's ...


Simone Biles on USA Gymnastics: ‘You didn’t protect us’ - OlympicTalk
Simone Biles on USA Gymnastics: ‘You didn’t protect us’  OlympicTalk

A tearful Simone Biles called out USA Gymnastics before the U.S. Championships.


For sport climber Janja Garnbret, it's all about her and the wall - Olympic Channel
For sport climber Janja Garnbret, it's all about her and the wall  Olympic Channel

Sport climber Janja Garnbret is one of the most dominant athletes on the planet right now. The Slovenian has rewritten the record books this year, winning all six ...


Surfing legend Kelly Slater named to World Surfing Games team - OlympicTalk
Surfing legend Kelly Slater named to World Surfing Games team  OlympicTalk

Kelly Slater's push to compete in the first Olympic surfing competition at age 48 took a step forward Monday when he was named to the U.S. team for the World ...


Fewer fireworks events in Japan next summer due to Olympics - Kyodo News Plus
Fewer fireworks events in Japan next summer due to Olympics  Kyodo News Plus

People in Japan are likely to enjoy fewer fireworks next summer due to the commitment of security personnel and resources to the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic ...


Volleyball federation questions Argentina over ‘culturally insensitive’ celebration - OlympicTalk
Volleyball federation questions Argentina over ‘culturally insensitive’ celebration  OlympicTalk

FIVB, the international volleyball federation, has asked Argentina's federation to answer for gestures made after the team qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics ...


Joe Girardi to manage U.S. baseball in Olympic qualifying, 35 years after missing Olympic team - OlympicTalk
Joe Girardi to manage U.S. baseball in Olympic qualifying, 35 years after missing Olympic team  OlympicTalk

Joe Girardi, a longtime MLB catcher and former New York Yankees manager, will be at the helm as the U.S. tries to qualify for the first Olympic baseball ...


Triathlete Flora Duffy holds Bermuda's undivided attention heading into Tokyo Olympics - ESPN
Triathlete Flora Duffy holds Bermuda's undivided attention heading into Tokyo Olympics  ESPN

Triathlete Flora Duffy is hoping to represent Bermuda at the Olympics for the fourth time next summer. WEARING RAIN GEAR and a fading smile, Flora Duffy ...


Miracle visitors to the Olympic Center | News, Sports, Jobs - The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Miracle visitors to the Olympic Center | News, Sports, Jobs  The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

John Harrington and Mark Johnson, who were members of the 1980 United States Olympic hockey team, are seen Thursday at the 1980 Herb Brooks Arena in ...


Olympic, world medallists among 5 Russian weightlifters facing new doping charges - CBC Sports
Olympic, world medallists among 5 Russian weightlifters facing new doping charges  CBC Sports

Five Russian weightlifters, all of them world or European championship medallists, face doping charges which could herald a new wave of cases across a range ...


Kelly Slater has an Olympic decision to make - OlympicTalk
Kelly Slater has an Olympic decision to make  OlympicTalk

Surfing icon Kelly Slater is in great position to qualify for his sport's Olympic debut in 2020, but he's undecided about making a required event appearance this ...


NBC Pacts With Twitter For Exclusive 2020 Tokyo Olympics Live Programming - Variety
NBC Pacts With Twitter For Exclusive 2020 Tokyo Olympics Live Programming  Variety

NBC will push an expanded *content* lineup on Twitter from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, including an exclusive daily studio show live.


Fukushima, Japan to Host Olympic Events in 2020 - The Weather Channel
Fukushima, Japan to Host Olympic Events in 2020  The Weather Channel

Meteorologist Danielle Banks says during the 2020 Summer Olympics, Fukushima will host two events. The events will be held about 45 miles from site of a ...


Weird sports in Olympic history - Yahoo Finance
Weird sports in Olympic history  Yahoo Finance

With the possible inclusion of breakdancing in the 2024 Games, it seems like the right time to look back at some of the Olympics more interesting events.


TRIATHLON: Canada's Mislawchuk surprises with men's Olympic qualifier win in Tokyo - The Sports Examiner
TRIATHLON: Canada's Mislawchuk surprises with men's Olympic qualifier win in Tokyo  The Sports Examiner

The conditions were cloudy and less harsh for the men at the ITU Olympic qualifier at Odaiba Marine Park on Friday, and Canada's unheralded Tyler ...


Going for gold: Olympic sport psychologist Kate Kirby on what it takes to have a winning mindset - Irish Examiner
Going for gold: Olympic sport psychologist Kate Kirby on what it takes to have a winning mindset  Irish Examiner

Leading sport psychologist Kate Kirby talks to Kieran Shannon about what it takes to have a winning mentality. Dr. Kate Kirby, head of psychology at the Sport ...


Angry Simone Biles still leads gymnastics nationals; how she passes the math test - OlympicTalk
Angry Simone Biles still leads gymnastics nationals; how she passes the math test  OlympicTalk

Simone Biles is halfway to a record sixth U.S. all-around title.


Simone Manuel, a world champion again, increases her reach - Houston Chronicle
Simone Manuel, a world champion again, increases her reach  Houston Chronicle

As Simone Manuel continues her singular route through the sport of swimming, she learned new lessons about the value of focus when she was exiled to lane ...


Auburn soccer tops Mercer 3-0 to complete perfect preseason - Opelika Auburn News
Auburn soccer tops Mercer 3-0 to complete perfect preseason  Opelika Auburn News

A thousand thoughts could have flashed through Sydney Richards' mind.


Call to boycott Tokyo Olympics - Japan Today
Call to boycott Tokyo Olympics  Japan Today

Environmentalists stage a rally to boycott the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul, South Korea, on Tuesday.


Andrew Wilson sets personal best to win World Cup breaststroke race - OlympicTalk
Andrew Wilson sets personal best to win World Cup breaststroke race  OlympicTalk

World Championship medley relay silver medalist Andrew Wilson won the 100-meter breaststroke Thursday at a World Cup stop in Singapore in a personal-best ...


Swedish women’s hockey players boycott over pay dispute - OlympicTalk
Swedish women’s hockey players boycott over pay dispute  OlympicTalk

Sweden's women's hockey team, the only European team to dent the U.S.-Canada dominance in the Olympics, announced Friday it would boycott an upcoming ...


Olympics Qualifier: David Ouma reveals Harambee Starlets game plan - Yahoo Sports
Olympics Qualifier: David Ouma reveals Harambee Starlets game plan  Yahoo Sports

Harambee Starlets head coach David Ouma has revealed his preferred approach to the friendly match against Ethiopia at Kenyatta Stadium, Machakos on ...


Sam Mikulak halfway to record sixth U.S. all-around title - OlympicTalk
Sam Mikulak halfway to record sixth U.S. all-around title  OlympicTalk

Sam Mikulak can break his tie with Blaine Wilson for the most modern-era U.S. all-around titles.


Breaking, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing provisionally included on Paris 2024 Olympic sports programme - Olympic News - Olympics
Breaking, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing provisionally included on Paris 2024 Olympic sports programme - Olympic News  Olympics

Breaking, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing have been provisionally included on the sports programme of the Olympic Games Paris 2024. The decision ...


Women’s hurdlers take center stage as Diamond League hits crunch time; how to watch - OlympicTalk
Women’s hurdlers take center stage as Diamond League hits crunch time; how to watch  OlympicTalk

World record holder Kendra Harrison faces a tough field in the 100-meter hurdles as many athletes chase spots in the Diamond League final in Sunday's meet in ...


Ashley Wagner says she was sexually assaulted by John Coughlin - OlympicTalk
Ashley Wagner says she was sexually assaulted by John Coughlin  OlympicTalk

Ashley Wagner said she was sexually assaulted in 2008 by John Coughlin, a fellow figure skater who killed himself in January after being suspended for ...


7 more Russian weightlifters charged with doping offences - CBC Sports
7 more Russian weightlifters charged with doping offences  CBC Sports

Seven more top Russian weightlifters have been charged with doping offenses, taking the total charged this week to 12.


Artur Taymazov stripped of London 2012 gold for doping offence - BBC Sport
Artur Taymazov stripped of London 2012 gold for doping offence  BBC Sport

Uzbek freestyle wrestler Artur Taymazov has become the 60th athlete and seventh gold medallist disqualified from London 2012 under a doping re-test ...


Birmingham Grand Prix: Dina Asher-Smith faces big test in Birmingham, says Jackson - BBC Sport
Birmingham Grand Prix: Dina Asher-Smith faces big test in Birmingham, says Jackson  BBC Sport

BBC athletics analyst Colin Jackson says Dina Asher-Smith faces a tough test in a star-studded 200m race at Sunday's Birmingham Grand Prix, which is live on ...


Rocky's already ready to embrace 2032 Olympic Games - Morning Bulletin
Rocky's already ready to embrace 2032 Olympic Games  Morning Bulletin

If it was successful in bringing Olympic events here it would be a wonderful opportunity for our region.


Road to the Olympic Games: Men's volleyball intercontinental Olympic qualification - CBC.ca
Road to the Olympic Games: Men's volleyball intercontinental Olympic qualification  CBC.ca

Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's ...


Mislawchuk proves he can beat the heat in Tokyo - CBC.ca
Mislawchuk proves he can beat the heat in Tokyo  CBC.ca

Tyler Mislawchuk of Oak Bluff, Man., proved he could run well in the heat after winning the World Triathlon Series Olympic test event in Tokyo, in humid ...


Canada's minister of sport Kirsty Duncan: More anti-abuse work to be done - CBC Sports
Canada's minister of sport Kirsty Duncan: More anti-abuse work to be done  CBC Sports

Kirsty Duncan knows there's still work to be done. Canada's Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities has made ending abuse and harassment in sport her ...


Nafissatou Thiam: Heptathlon's student superstar on prizes, progress and perspective - BBC Sport
Nafissatou Thiam: Heptathlon's student superstar on prizes, progress and perspective  BBC Sport

How Nafissatou Thiam is keeping her feet on the ground and her grades high, amid a multitude of medals.


De Grasse looks for edge vs. Coleman in much-anticipated 100m showdown - CBC Sports
De Grasse looks for edge vs. Coleman in much-anticipated 100m showdown  CBC Sports

Andre De Grasse will try to beat top sprinter Christian Coleman for a second time in 2019, this time in the 100 metres, when the former NCAA champions go ...


A Canadian timeline of the 2019 Pan Am Games - CBC Sports
A Canadian timeline of the 2019 Pan Am Games  CBC Sports

The 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, officially opened on July 26 and closed 16 days later. Scroll through a Canadian timeline of athletic achievement, ...


Olympic sport Ohio State athletes earn pre-season accolades - Land-Grant Holy Land
Olympic sport Ohio State athletes earn pre-season accolades  Land-Grant Holy Land

NCAA women's soccer is set to kick off later this month, and an Ohio State player will be one of the top players to watch nationally when she takes the field ...


Paris 2024 puts forward its proposal for new sports - Olympic News - Olympics
Paris 2024 puts forward its proposal for new sports - Olympic News  Olympics

Paris 2024 today put forward its proposal to the IOC for new sports to be included on the Olympic programme, which included breaking, skateboarding, sport ...


You can't chop down a whole Olympic sport from Commeonwealth Games: Heena Sidhu - News18
You can't chop down a whole Olympic sport from Commeonwealth Games: Heena Sidhu  News18

New Delhi: The Commonwealth Games Federation's (CWF) decision to abandon shooting from the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games (CWG) has dealt a ...


Tokyo 2020 unveils mascot images representing Olympic sports and disciplines - Olympic News - Olympics
Tokyo 2020 unveils mascot images representing Olympic sports and disciplines - Olympic News  Olympics

The Tokyo Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (Tokyo 2020) has unveiled images of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic mascot, Miraitowa, in a wide variety of ...


#GirlsLoveJudo / IJF.org - International Judo Federation
#GirlsLoveJudo / IJF.org  International Judo Federation

Judo as an Olympic Sport is more than a sport. It is a way to educate the youth of the world and to teach them values and skills for life, to build a better society.


De Grasse loses top 100m competitor as Coleman pulls out of Birmingham event - CBC Sports
De Grasse loses top 100m competitor as Coleman pulls out of Birmingham event  CBC Sports

The much-awaited 100-metre showdown between Canadian Andre De Grasse and American Christian Coleman is once again on hold. Coleman pulled out of ...


World Rowing Championships: Great Britain squad announced - BBC Sport
World Rowing Championships: Great Britain squad announced  BBC Sport

Great Britain announce their squad for the World Championships in Austria.


Carmelo Anthony’s request to play for USA Basketball denied, report says - OlympicTalk
Carmelo Anthony’s request to play for USA Basketball denied, report says  OlympicTalk

Carmelo Anthony, the U.S. Olympic all-time leading scorer, reportedly wanted to unretire from international play.


Australian marathoner Sinead Diver on Tokyo 2020 and London Marathon - PlayersVoice
Australian marathoner Sinead Diver on Tokyo 2020 and London Marathon  PlayersVoice

Sinead Diver's route to the Olympics has been its own marathon, including nuns who discouraged girls from playing sport, rejection by Athletics Ireland and a ...


IOC Executive Board accepts Paris 2024 proposal for new sports - Olympic News - Olympics
IOC Executive Board accepts Paris 2024 proposal for new sports - Olympic News  Olympics

The IOC Executive Board today supported the recommendation of the Olympic Programme Commission to put forward Paris 2024's proposal for new sports ...


Sophie Hitchon ends 2019 season to focus on Tokyo 2020 Olympics - BBC Sport
Sophie Hitchon ends 2019 season to focus on Tokyo 2020 Olympics  BBC Sport

British Olympic hammer bronze medallist Sophie Hitchon ends her 2019 campaign to focus on preparing for Tokyo 2020.


Frank Lampard: Chelsea boss has 'one hell of a job on' - Chris Sutton - BBC Sport
Frank Lampard: Chelsea boss has 'one hell of a job on' - Chris Sutton  BBC Sport

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has "one hell of a job on" this season, says former striker Chris Sutton. The Blues lost 4-0 to Manchester United at Old Trafford ...


AOC funding fury: Olympic sports snubbed from $385m budget cash - Daily Telegraph
AOC funding fury: Olympic sports snubbed from $385m budget cash  Daily Telegraph

The Australian Olympic Committee has slammed the federal governments decision to feather the nests of the mega-rich professional sports while ignoring the ...


Andre De Grasse: The Comeback - CBC.ca
Andre De Grasse: The Comeback  CBC.ca

Follow three-time Olympic medallist Andre De Grasse's road to recovery, after tearing his hamstring days before the 2017 World Championships.


These Are the New Sports We May See at the 2024 Summer Olympics - Self
These Are the New Sports We May See at the 2024 Summer Olympics  Self

Paris, the 2024 host city, wants to reach young city-dwellers and make the Games more interactive with the proposed addition of these popular sports.


Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games detailed events schedule announced - Olympic News - Olympics
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games detailed events schedule announced - Olympic News  Olympics

Get your diaries out – it's starting to feel very real: Tokyo 2020 today announced the order of events for each sporting session at next summer's Olympic Games.


Alan Hubbard: Cheerleading can apply to become an Olympic sport... but where does it all end? - Insidethegames.biz
Alan Hubbard: Cheerleading can apply to become an Olympic sport... but where does it all end?  Insidethegames.biz

When I read recently that England are the undisputed world champions at cheerleading, an activity that is seeking Olympic status (tell me one that isn't) my ...


Should e-gaming be an Olympic sport? - NEWS.com.au
Should e-gaming be an Olympic sport?  NEWS.com.au

The burgeoning world of e-sports could soon achieve the ultimate endorsement — becoming an Olympic sport.


Michael Pavitt: When does an additional sport become a core Olympic sport? - Insidethegames.biz
Michael Pavitt: When does an additional sport become a core Olympic sport?  Insidethegames.biz

After a long build-up the additional sports for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris are now finally official. Well, sort of. Breaking, sport climbing, skateboarding and ...


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