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40 years later US athletes relate to disappointment

They once were elite athletes, some of the very best in the world, though you’ve never heard of most of them. They are now in their 50s and 60s, the age when people should be celebrating anniversaries, if only...

Triple jumper Will Claye reminds fellow Olympians ‘Dreams Don’t Die’

CLOSEWill Claye's interest in music goes back to his days at Phoenix Mountain Pointe High School when he would burn CDs of his work for his friends."You couldn't just throw something on iTunes back then," says Claye, now a two-time...

Opening ceremony now scheduled for July 2021

The new dates of the Tokyo Olympics have been finalized.Less than a week after announcing that the Games would be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, organizers have decided on a new start date of July 23, 2021, according to...

World No. 1 archer Brady Ellison waits out pandemic at home in Globe-Miami

Three-time Olympic archery Brady Ellison is shooting better than ever but with his next chance for a gold medal delayed, he's home in Miami-Globe.         Source link

World No. 1 archer Brady Ellison waits out pandemic at home in Miami-Globe

Three-time Olympic archery Brady Ellison is shooting better than ever but with his next chance for a gold medal delayed, he's home in Miami-Globe.         Source link

Tokyo Olympics’ coronavirus postponement could impact Team USA hoops

Amid all the fluidity surrounding the coronavirus outbreak, too many unanswered questions loom about the Tokyo Olympics and the WNBA season. One thing seems certain, though: What it would mean for Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles to compete in...

Unlikely the rescheduled Games take place in spring

Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics organizing committee president Yoshiro Mori said Saturday it is unlikely the rescheduled 2020 Summer Games will take place in the spring of 2021. The Tokyo Olympics were officially postponed earlier this week as a result of the...

Qualifiers will get to keep spots for Games in 2021

When the 2020 Tokyo Olympics were postponed to 2021 earlier this week, thousands of athletes around the world who had already qualified for the Games were left to wonder if they would have to re-earn their spots.The International Olympic Committee...

Ryan Lochte’s Tokyo Olympics bid for 2021 is much more difficult

The Tokyo Olympics were meant to be a comeback and final chance for Ryan Lochte, but their postponement requires some adjustments near the end of the swimmer’s career.Lochte, 35, was preparing for his final run at the Games after a...

IOC chief Thomas Bach says dates undecided

Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Games will now be held in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic — but when in 2021, exactly, remains a key question.International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach said on a conference call Wednesday morning that the timing...

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