Summer Olympic Games

Swimming Third Hottest Olympic Ticket in First Week of Sales

With high hopes for a record-setting medal output from the home team, tickets are in high demand among swimming fans.

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Qualification Time Standards for 2016 Olympic Games Officially Announced

The official qualifying standards for the 2016 Olympic Games have been released.

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USOC Chooses Boston as American Bid for 2024 Olympics; IOC Decision Still 2 Years Away

Boston, Massachusetts, located on the East Coast of the United States, will be the lone American city to vie for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games.

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The United States Officially Votes to Bid on 2024 Olympics; Bid City Not Selected

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – The United States Olympic Committee board of directors unanimously approved a U.S. bid to host the…

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games Will Start Swimming Prelims at 1PM, Finals at 10PM

Swimming will be held under the dark of night at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games

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Rio Passes 50% Completion Mark of Olympic Village Construction for 2016 Games

Organizers of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games announced last week that they have surpassed the 50% mark in…

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Australian Olympic Committee Bans Alcohol in Effort to ‘Boost Performance’

The Australian Olympic Committee has cracked-down on drinking in the Olympic village for their athletes during the Rio 2016 Games.

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Wrestling Reinstated to Olympic Games For 2020, 2024

Wrestling will continue its run of over 100 years as a sport at the modern Olympics, and thousands of years in the Olympics as a whole. (Photo: Simon Q)

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Tokyo 2020 Preserves Legitimacy of Olympic Games

Tokyo organizers celebrated with cheers and tears upon learning of their victory in the bidding to host the 2020 Olympics. (Photo: IOC Media)

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Le Clos Replaces Phelps as OmegaTiming.com Covermodel

There may never be another Phelps, but there must always be a next. (Photo: OmegaTiming.com)

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Cameroon Swimmer Missing After Olympic Swim

Cameroon’s Paul Edingue, one of two swimmers at the Olympics, has vanished from the village.

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Van der Burgh Admits to Breaking Rules; “Everybody’s Doing It”

The new World Record holder calls for underwater judging., says he had no choice but to break rules.

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As an American Streak Ends, “Textile-Bests” Still in Play

Last summer, I asked the question after Sun Yang and Ryan Lochte broke World Records at the World Championships of:…

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Sun Yang Crushes World Record on Final Day of Olympics (RECAP)

Sun Yang hammered the World Record in the men’s 1500 free (Photo Courtesy: US Presswire)

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Schmitt to Anchor American 400 Medley Relay

The Americans have chosen Allison Schmitt to anchor their finals medley relay. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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