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31 Athletes Caught in Beijing 2008 Olympic Games Re-Testing

Names, sports, and nationalities of the 31 athletes who tested positive have not yet been released.


Date Shift For 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games

The 2018 Youth Olympic Games have seen their dates move slightly, per the International Olympic Committee.

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2024 Summer Olympics: Budapest to Withdraw its Bid to Host Games

And then there were two. After Budapest formally withdraws its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, only Los Angeles and Paris will remain in the race.


USA Men Top Serbia For First Time Since 2008 Olympic Games With 12-10 Win

In front of a sold out crowd at UC-San Diego’s Canyonview Pool, the USA Men’s National Team beat Serbia for the first time since the 2008 Olympic Games, winning 12-10.

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Olympic Champion Megan Jendrick Retires

Megan Jendrick, one of the United States’ most beloved Olympians, has officially retired. She won two gold medals at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney; in the 100 breaststroke and as a member of the women’s 4×100 medley relay. At the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing Jendrick netted a third Olympic medal, a silver.


Swimming At The 2016 Olympic Games – The Complete Schedule

Take a look at what American Michael Phelps’ schedule might look like at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.


Rio Organizers Raise Budget of 2016 Olympic Games

Rio organizers have had to increase the 2016 Olympic Games’ budget due to increase stadium costs.


IOC Receives 4 Official Bids for 2024 Olympic Games

The IOC has formally announced Paris, Los Angeles, Budapest, and Rome as Candidate Cities to host the 2024 Olympic Games.

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2014 Youth Olympic Games Medals Revealed!

The “B” side of the medals for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, designed by Nanjing organizers.

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How to get tickets to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Want to be in Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Olympic Games? We’ve got you covered. The ticket sales process is laid out here.


See The Just-Revealed Logo for Rome 2024 Olympic Games Bid

Rome is one of 4 remaining candidates in the running to host the 2024 Olympic Games.

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Australia Explores Possible 2028 Olympic Games Bid

Queensland, Australia (highlighted in red on the map) could potentially be the site of the 2028 Olympic Games.


USOC Confirms Los Angeles as “Preferred Choice” for 2024 Olympic Games

The City of Los Angeles, California is the USOC’s new preferred target to bid for the 2024 Olympic Games.


Watch As 2016 Olympic Games Torch Is Passed To Rio Organizers

Catch the Olympic torch in action as we see it passed to the Rio Organizing Committee.

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Olympic Trials to the Olympic Games Part II

“There are many swimmers that struggle to repeat their performance from the Olympic Trials at the Olympic Games and even fewer that exceed it.”


Mellouli Explains Climb to Olympic Pool and Open Water Podium: GMM presented by

Tunisian Olympic star, Oussama Mellouli, is a history-maker, the first African Male to win an individual Olympic gold medal in swimming at the 2008 Games. In 2012, Ous became the first person to win Olympic hardware in the pool and in open water at the same Olympic Games.

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Rotterdam Mulls Potential 2023 Youth Olympic Games Bid

The Netherlands’ 2nd most populated city, Rotterdam, is conducting a feasibility study to determine whether or not the locale should formally present a bid for the 2023 Youth Olympic Games.

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Media accreditation process opens for 2014 Youth Olympic Games

More than 3,600 young athletes, ages 15-18, representing more than 200 National Olympic Committees are expected to compete at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, to be held August 16-28, in Nanjing, China.

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Los Angeles Bids for 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Artist’s rendering of Olympic venues from Southern California Committee for the Olympic Games’ bid for the 2024 Olympics.


IOC Chair ‘Confident’ Brazil Will Deliver Successful Olympic Games

After the conclusion of the final IOC Coordination Commission visit to Rio, the committee is confident in the success of the upcoming Olympic Games.

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