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Cycling: Meares coach West dies aged 57

Added: 20.08.2017 7:50 | 18 views | 0 comments

Gary West, the coach who guided Anna Meares to gold at the 2012 London Olympics, has died at the age of 57, Cycling Australia said on Sunday.


Olympic Champ Simone Biles Back in Gym as She Weighs Options

Added: 20.08.2017 1:39 | 11 views | 0 comments

Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles is back in the gym. Just don't call it a comeback. At least, not yet.

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Ragan Smith takes center stage for U.S. gymnastics with Simone Biles watching

Added: 19.08.2017 6:08 | 3 views | 0 comments

Ragan Smith, an alternate at the Rio Olympics, is in a class of her own and leads after the first night of competition at the P&G Championships.

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Olympics: British aerial skier Wallace suffers head injury in training crash

Added: 18.08.2017 15:50 | 14 views | 0 comments

British aerial skier Lloyd Wallace has sustained a serious head injury after a training accident and is in hospital in Switzerland, the International Ski Federation and British Ski and Snowboard (BSS) said.


Greg Rutherford urgers runners to join Olympic heroes at park runs

Added: 18.08.2017 12:23 | 7 views | 0 comments

Greg Rutherford has urged would-be runners to join Olympic and Paralympic heroes across the country taking part in park runs tomorrow.

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Refugee Olympic Team: Where are they now?

Added: 18.08.2017 10:40 | 25 views | 0 comments

They came, they saw, their stories inspired the world. A year on from Rio 2016, the lives of the Olympic Refugee Team have changed forever...


Los Angeles mayor announces Olympics' return to U.S.

Added: 18.08.2017 5:51 | 7 views | 0 comments

Los Angeles has come to an agreement with the International Olympic Committee to bring the 2028 Olympics back to Southern California, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.


Cyclist Perkins gets nod from Putin for Russia switch

Added: 18.08.2017 4:11 | 24 views | 0 comments

Australian cyclist Shane Perkins has been given the green light to attain Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin, paving the way for the twice world champion to represent his new country at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.


Trump supports 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles, bid leaders say

Added: 18.08.2017 1:42 | 6 views | 0 comments

The White House has said athletes from all countries will be welcome for 2028 Games, mayor says.


Ahead of the Winter Olympics, North Korea Looms as a Problem

Added: 18.08.2017 1:34 | 7 views | 0 comments

There is hope that the Pyeongchang Games will promote harmony between South and North Korea but recent events are causing concern.

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