Rio 2016 Olympic Games

IOC and IAAF Official Suspended over Rio 2016 Bribery Accusations

IOC member Frankie Fredericks has been placed under formal investigation by French prosecutors for receiving payments to allegedly sway his vote in favor of sending the 2016 Olympic Games to Rio.

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Brazil Olympic Committee Still Suspended But NOC Rights Returned

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has voted to lift one small part of the Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB)’s suspension, allowing it to participate in several important organizational meetings this week.

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Brazilian Court Rules to Reopen Ryan Lochte’s Case

An appellate court has ruled in favor of continuing the criminal case against Ryan Lochte. 

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Deodoro Whitewater Stadium First Rio 2016 Venue Opened For Legacy

One Olympic venue from the 2016 Rio Games has since been used by Brazilians according to the original bid’s legacy plans.

USA Swimming vs USA Gymnastics in Celebrity Family Feud

Check out which swim stars are representing team USA Swimming on Celebrity Family Feud

The Olympics Find Stability in Tokyo, Paris, and L.A.

7 reasons the Olympics will find greater stability in the upcoming Games

Anton Chupkov: “I need to become an Olympic Champion”

2017 FINA World Championships gold medalist and Russian record holder Anton Chupkov said that he is working towards a gold…

2016 Olympic Games Host Rio Fails To Deliver On ‘Seeds Of Hope’

Going on a year now removed from the Olympic Games, another potential legacy has been lost, as the ‘Seeds of Hope’ initiative has fallen by the wayside.

IOC Refuses to Assist Rio With Additional $35-40 Million Olympic Debt

Last summer’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil were expensive. Like, 13.1-billion-dollars-expensive. The IOC, however, claims to have contributed $1.53 billion to the Rio Games already, and has “closed all its obligations with the organizing committee.”

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Feeling ‘Lost’ After Rio Gold, Singapore’s Schooling Says, “I’m Back”

“I kind of lost myself,” says Singaporean swimming hero Joseph Schooling of his time after winning Olympic gold.

‘6-7%’ Of Rio Medals Falling Apart

Some of the Rio 2016 Olympic medals have begun falling apart.

What Michael Phelps Thinks About Katie Ledecky

In 2012, at age 15, Katie Ledecky took the swimming world by storm by winning the 800 meter freestyle at…

Ollie Hynd has Eyes on Tokyo 2020 Paralympics (VIDEO)

2016 Paralympic Champion Ollie Hynd talks about Tokyo 2020

Meet Ellie Robinson (VIDEO)

Ellie Robinson, of Northampton, England made her debut at the Rio 2016 Paralympics representing Great Britain. At 13, Robinson set…

Introducing Olympian Duncan Scott

Duncan Scott, a Scottish and Great Britain swimmer who is extremely versatile competition in freestyle, medley,and butterfly events. Scott started…

Getting to Know Adam Peaty

Olympic Gold Medalist Adam Peaty prepares for the 2017 British Championships.

Schooling’s Olympic Gold Leads To Singapore’s $70M Funding Increase

“In 2016, one defining moment took place at 9.12am on the morning of 13 Aug. For the first time, we heard Majulah Singapura being played at the Olympics,” says Singaporean official Grace Fu on the impact of Joseph Schooling’s gold medal from Rio.

Cody Miller: “It was like a flashback to Rio” (Video)

It was a rush to the wall for second among Cody Miller, Nicolo’ Martinenghi, and Kevin Cordes, with Miller getting his hands to the wall .03 ahead of Martinenghi with 1:00.30

U.S. Olympic Committee To Honor Pac-12 Athletes For 2016 Rio Success

The United States Olympic Committee today announced plans to honor the Pac-12 Conference and its member institutions during the 2017…