Articles by Tomas Rodriguez

Joaquin Gonzalez Piñero, 17, Breaks Another Argentinian Senior Record

Born in Colombia and a resident at the United Arab Emirates, Joaquin Gonzalez Piñero is the new Argentinian national record holder for the men’s 200-meter IM.

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Olympic Update: Peace, Inclusion In The Spotlight As Tokyo 2020 Fast Approaches

The 2020 Organizing Committee has revealed new plans in order to provide inclusion and peace for all athletes competing in Tokyo next summer.


Juan Ignacio Mendez Breaks Oldest Argentinian Record 24 Years Later

The 19-year-old stormed through the men’s 200-meter backstroke field, breaking Guillermo Mediano’s 24-year-old national record.

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WADA: Doping Records Of 145 Russian Athletes Falsified

According to the report compiled by WADA’s Compliance Review Committee, WADA suspects the doping data of up to 298 athletes have been tampered with.


Paris 2024 Announces New Emblem for Olympic and Paralympic Games

With the construction of the 2024 Olympic Village and several of the venues underway, IOC representatives got their first look at the progress being made.

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Olympic Update: Japan May Deploy Missile Interceptors, and New Heat Measures

While seeking new ways to combat Tokyo’s blazing heat in August, Japan is also considering deploying missile interceptors before next summer’s Games start.


Tokyo 2020 Water Survey Shows Mixed Results On E.Coli Levels

Earlier last week, a survey of the water at the Odaiba Marine Park produced mixed results, with excess levels of E.coli bacteria recorded on one day.

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Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee Announces Agenda For Arrival Of Olympic Flame

The Olympic flame will be lit at the historic site of Ancient Olympia in Greece on March 12th, 2020, beginning its journey towards the 2020 Games.

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Olympic Update: Tokyo Heat Still In The Spotlight Amid Surprising Findings

With next year’s Games fast-approaching, organizers still seek new ways to combat both heat and pollution. This comes amid a shocking discovery.

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Glasgow Unveils Medals For 2019 SC European C’ships

The medals will incorporate several key elements such as the addition of a ripple effect to the medal while giving it a three-dimensional look.

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Olympic Update: Tokyo Seeks Technological Advances Amid Russian Cyberattacks

Amid the various technological advancements tied to the 2020 Games, Russian hackers were still able to target the 2020 Olympics’ database.


Simona Quadarella Honors Fallen Firefighters From Alessandria

Quadarella raced her event wearing a symbol around her arm mourning the loss of Antonino Candido, Marco Triches, and Matteo Gastaldo.

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Russia: Fight Breaks Among Sports Leaders Over Doping Data Breach

Disputes erupted between Russian countrymen on Thursday during the World Conference On Doping In Sport in Katowice, Poland.


Russians Reportedly Attack World Anti-Doping Agency Computers

Russian state hackers attacked the computer networks of at least 16 national and international sports and anti-doping organizations.


Mexico: Commissioner D’Alessio Accuses Todorov Over Lack Of Transparency

D’Alessio is accusing the Mexican Swimming Federation’s current administration under Kiril Todorov over lack of transparency in public funding.

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