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Chinese Olympic Committee President eyeing country's best Winter Olympics performance at Beijing 2022 - Insidethegames.biz

Chinese Olympic Committee President eyeing country's best Winter Olympics performance at Beijing 2022   Insidethegames.biz

Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) President Gou Zhongwen says the country is aiming to surpass its best performance at a Winter Olympic Games when it ho...

E-Sports in the Olympics Face a Hazy Future - Fortune

E-Sports in the Olympics Face a Hazy Future   Fortune

The International Olympic Committee has reached out to e-sports, but don't expect to see video games as a medal event any time soon.

Seven test stars that could light up the 2020 Tokyo Olympics - RugbyPass

Seven test stars that could light up the 2020 Tokyo Olympics   RugbyPass

With Israel Folau stating his intentions of playing for the Australian sevens side at the Tokyo Olympics next year, we've conjured up seven test stars from around ...

Meet the Twins Who Cheated at the Olympics (Podcast) - TheWrap

Meet the Twins Who Cheated at the Olympics (Podcast)   TheWrap

How clever twins Madeline and Margaret de Jesus two-timed the 1984 Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles, and what happened next.

"Job Olympics" Helps Students With Disabilities Hone Life Skills - OzarksFirst.com

"Job Olympics" Helps Students With Disabilities Hone Life Skills   OzarksFirst.com

BRANSON, Mo. -- The 3rd Annual "Job Olympics" was hosted at Branson High School today.

21 New Englanders set to take 24 icy plunges for Special Olympics Rhode Island - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

21 New Englanders set to take 24 icy plunges for Special Olympics Rhode Island   WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

The 12th Annual Torch Run Plunge will take place this Sunday, March 24 at noon in Narragansett.

Baldwin County Special Olympics much more than competition - FOX10 News

Baldwin County Special Olympics much more than competition   FOX10 News

It was a big day for some very special student athletes in Baldwin County. The Special Olympics was held in Fairhope Friday, March 22, 2019 where more than ...

2020 Olympic Torch Design Unveiled | WLS-AM 890 - WLS

2020 Olympic Torch Design Unveiled | WLS-AM 890   WLS

Japan has unveiled its torch design for the 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. The rose gold beacon resembles the country's national flower, the cherry blossom, ...

Football at the 2020 Olympics: Teams, host cities, qualification & all you need to know - Goal.com

Football at the 2020 Olympics: Teams, host cities, qualification & all you need to know   Goal.com

Football at the Olympics is an older tradition than the World Cup and it will return for the 27th time when the 2020 summer tournament rolls round.

Amateur boxing president steps aside during IOC inquiry - LancasterOnline

Amateur boxing president steps aside during IOC inquiry   LancasterOnline

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — With Olympic boxing under investigation by the IOC, the president of the sport's governing body said on Friday he was stepping ...

Abu Dhabi Special Olympics wraps, but fight for inclusion continues - africanews

Abu Dhabi Special Olympics wraps, but fight for inclusion continues   africanews

Lit in Athens and brought to Abu Dhabi, the arrival of the Flame of Hope marked the start of the Special Olympic World Games in the United Arab Emirates.

USATF position on 2020 Olympic qualifying seems to be evolving: Oregon track & field rundown - OregonLive.com

USATF position on 2020 Olympic qualifying seems to be evolving: Oregon track & field rundown   OregonLive.com

News and commentary about track, field and road running with an emphasis on the state of Oregon.

Olympic Sports to Benefit from 250k Team Ireland Discretionary Fund 2019 - Around the Rings

Olympic Sports to Benefit from 250k Team Ireland Discretionary Fund 2019   Around the Rings

22nd March: The Olympic Federation of Ireland today announced a significant investment in its member federations, dedicating a fund of €250,000 for 2019 to ...

Sakura-Inspired Olympics Torch Design Revealed for Tokyo 2020 Games - My Modern Met

Sakura-Inspired Olympics Torch Design Revealed for Tokyo 2020 Games   My Modern Met

Japan have recently revealed their cherry blossom-inspired Olympics torch for the Tokyo 2020 games designed by Tokujin Yoshioka.

Abu Dhabi 2019 -- A blind photographer's road to the Special Olympics World Games - ESPN

Abu Dhabi 2019 -- A blind photographer's road to the Special Olympics World Games   ESPN

A stroke left Special Olympics athlete David Jensen legally blind. Now he has just finished up shooting photos at the World Games in Abu Dhabi, his largest ...

Warmth and Modernism Are at the Heart of 3XN's Design for Olympic House - Interior Design

Warmth and Modernism Are at the Heart of 3XN's Design for Olympic House   Interior Design

Kim Herforth Nielsen, founder and senior partner of Denmark-based architecture firm 3XN won a truly once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with the Internati...

JTHS Special Olympic Basketball Wins 2019 State Championship - 1340 WJOL

JTHS Special Olympic Basketball Wins 2019 State Championship   1340 WJOL

By Jess Samson. |. Mar 22, 2019 @ 6:12 AM. Pictured (left to right): Back Row: Lena Lavazza (10), Adam Arias (24), Sarah Lopez (31), Christian Cisneros (12), ...

Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart talks art, Olympics and John Mayer - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart talks art, Olympics and John Mayer   Atlanta Journal Constitution

The longtime percussion wizard – who is also an author, artist and musicologist – has perched behind an array of drums, bells, congas, gongs, cymbals and ...

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Design Looks Like a Cherry Blossom - Travel+Leisure

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Design Looks Like a Cherry Blossom   Travel+Leisure

The official torch for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo was released this week. Its design resembles the shape of a cherry blossom with five petals.

Christopher Blevins sets sights on Tokyo Olympics - VeloNews

Christopher Blevins sets sights on Tokyo Olympics   VeloNews

Multi-discipline star Blevins says his formative years with USA Cycling's national team are the foundation for his Olympic aspirations. Editor's note: This interview ...

 

 

 

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