2017 FINA World Championships gold medalist and Russian record holder Anton Chupkov said that he is working towards a gold…
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.
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.”
“I kind of lost myself,” says Singaporean swimming hero Joseph Schooling of his time after winning Olympic gold.
Some of the Rio 2016 Olympic medals have begun falling apart.
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“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.
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
The United States Olympic Committee today announced plans to honor the Pac-12 Conference and its member institutions during the 2017…
Joseph Schooling made history earlier this month as he became the first person to win The Straits Times Singapore Athlete…
Unfortunately, the Olympic Aquatic Stadium in Rio no longer looks like this.
With the Rio organizers owing $940,000 (3 million Brazilian Reals) in energy bills , the power company that kept the lights on at Maracanã Stadium has pulled the plug.
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