During the dismantling of the Rio 2016 Olympic facilities, one man died from electrocution and another lost his leg due to crashing in the beach volleyball arena. Both victims were outsourced workers hired to help dismantle the Olympic facilities.
“If I’m being honest, I think the pressure did get to me,” says Emily Seebohm of her performances in Rio.
USA Swimming has announced NBC Sports’ Bob Costas as the host for the 2016 Golden Goggle Awards and Silent Auction. This is the 4th time Costas will have played host to the event in an Olympic year.
This past Thursday, the Senate approved a bill that will put an end to the so-called Olympic “victory tax”. American…
The team’s 33 overall medal haul more than tripled the achievement of its closest swimming competitor, Australia.
Krikorian had to leave Rio following the unexpected news of his brother’s death, but that didn’t stop him from returning days later and leading the team on a 6-0 run to their 2nd-straight Olympic gold.
Brad Snyder won the top Paralympic honors tonight at the U.S. Olympic Committee Awards, taking home the award for Male Athlete…
Watch Elizabeth Beisel and Allison Schmitt host the red carpet runway show for the USOC Awards tonight.
Katie Ledecky earned the top honors tonight as the US Olympic Committee’s Female Athlete of the Olympic Games.
The President and First Lady are set to welcome members of the 2016 USA Olympic and Paralympic teams on Thursday, September 29th on the White House South Lawn.
2016 RIO OLYMPIC GAMES Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Swimming: August 6-13 Olympic Aquatics Stadium, Barra Olympic Park, Rio de Janeiro…
Penny Oleksiak of Canada has been making her rounds since winning four medals at the Rio Olympics. In the past…
The International Olympic Committee has said that the sanctions against the group of 4 American swimmers is “adequate.”
Almost half of respondents said they wanted a suspension for Lochte, with 42% opposing suspension and just over 8% unsure.
NCAA President Mark Emmert suggested that schools may consider changing rules that allow college athletes to receive Olympic medal bonuses after Joseph Schooling won upwards of $750,000 in Rio.