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FIRST: The Story of the London 2012 Olympic Games

“First” is a cinema event featuring first-time Olympic athletes, like Missy Franklin, from the 2012 London Olympic Games.

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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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Epic Showdowns: 100m Freestyle – London Olympic Games 2012

It was predicted the men’s 100 freestyle final in 2012 could be the race of the Olympics. Australia had high hopes for James Magnusson, but doubts were raised after Nathan Adrian beat Magnusson head-to-head on the opening leg of the 4 x 100 freestyle relay.


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.


Epic Showdowns: Ledecky vs. Adlington – London 2012 Olympic Games

In anticipation for the women’s 800 freestyle at the 2012 Olympics in London, commentators described the race as the “biggest moment in British swimming for who knows how long.”


2012 Olympic Champion Meilutyte Returns To Lithuania

2012 Olympic champion Ruta Meilutyte says goodbye to her Plymouth Leander club and hello to her native Lithuania.

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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.


Both 2012 100m Backstroke Olympic Champs Will Not Defend Their Titles

A long four years after their success at the 2012 London Olympic Games, both the reigning men’s and women’s 100m backstroke Olympic champions will not get the opportunity to defend their titles this summer in Rio.


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.”


Rio Organizers Raise Budget of 2016 Olympic Games

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


2012 Olympic Gold Medalist Eva Risztov Retires

Hungary’s Eva Risztov retired at the age of 19 with 3 World Championship silver medals to her name. A decade later, she retires a second time as an Olympic champion in open water.


How Much is a 2012 Olympic Gold Medal Worth?

This year’s Olympic medals will be the heaviest ever at a Summer Olympic Games by nearly double. At 400 grams…


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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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.


Photos of 2012 Olympic Swimmers’ Tattoos are all here

Clark Burckle, go big or go home! #OlympicRingsTat


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.


Larkin’s 2012 Olympic Experience Provides Him With Confidence for Rio

World champion Mitch Larkin discusses managing increased expectation, his 2012 Olympic experience and preparation headed into Rio…


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.


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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