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Annalise Murphy and O'Donovan brothers send their defective Olympic medals back to the OCI

Added: 26.05.2017 2:50 | 2 views | 0 comments

Olympians Annalise Murphy, Gary O'Donovan and Paul O'Donovan have all decided to send their defective Olympic medals from the 2016 Summer Olympics back to the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI).


Olympic Dreams at Europe’s ‘California of Surfing’

Added: 26.05.2017 1:21 | 9 views | 0 comments

Competitors at the World Surfing Games in France are setting their sights on 2020 in Tokyo, where their sport will be added to the Olympics.

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City Games can be Manchester tribute - Rutherford

Added: 25.05.2017 22:47 | 15 views | 0 comments

Former Olympic champion Greg Rutherford says Friday's Great City Games can show a Manchester unbowed after Monday's attack.


Annalise Murphy sends her defective Olympic silver medal back to the OCI

Added: 25.05.2017 17:17 | 2 views | 0 comments

Olympian Annalise Murphy has sent the silver medal she won in the Laser Radial at the 2016 Summer Olympics back to the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI).


House bill would require sports groups to report sex abuse

Added: 25.05.2017 17:16 | 8 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has passed legislation to require amateur sports groups recognized by the U.S. Olympics Committee to report allegations of sexual abuse to police. Thursday's vote was 415-3. The sponsor, Republican congresswoman Susan Brooks of Indiana, says the Olympic community has failed to protect its athletes and must do better. The legislation ...]


Michael Jordan's 1984 Olympics Sneakers Could Sell For More Than $100K

Added: 25.05.2017 0:40 | 10 views | 0 comments

Michael Jordan's hand-signed 1984 Olympics kicks are up for grabs ... and their final price tag could reach more than 6 figures!! One week after M.J.'s red Team U.S.A. jersey from the same Olympics hit the auction block, SCP Auctions is showcasing...


Tokyo 2020: Luke Dillon hopes for Olympic surfing medal

Added: 24.05.2017 15:37 | 14 views | 0 comments

British surfer Luke Dillon says he hopes to defy the odds and compete with the traditional surfing nations at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

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KXIV Designs Adidas Ultraboost Sneakers Inspired by Herzog & de Meuron's Beijing 'Bird Nest'

Added: 24.05.2017 15:00 | 4 views | 0 comments

Architecturally-trained designer has envisioned a custom pair of sneakers, inspired by the architecture of 2008 Beijing Olympics stadium, commonly referred to as the “Bird’s Nest.”


Serena Williams accepts a new challenge - in Silicon Valley

Added: 24.05.2017 13:35 | 1 views | 0 comments

Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories.


Several Athletes Have Defective Medals From Rio Olympics

Added: 24.05.2017 6:40 | 13 views | 0 comments

The American wrestlers Kyle Snyder and Helen Maroulis and the beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh Jennings are among at least 100 athletes with damaged medals.

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