What especially moved me was the extensive participation of countries that had only minimal participation in the four previous
As the Rio 2016 and the Games of the XXXI Olympiad come to an end, Twitter has become a major platform for how sporting events, governing bodies and associations, and professional athletes engage and enhance the experience of such spectacles.
The athletes could be punished over their claims that created an international firestorm.
The Olympic movement is changing, and it needs great change agents. Boston, I believe in you. We are in this with you. It's time for America to unite around the true opportunity of Boston and its promise to the world as a potential host city of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Is it time to crawl under my desk yet? Like the ice and snow in Sochi, can't we have a thawing of our relationship with Russia? The continued undermining of the Sochi Games and trying to miscast Putin's Olympics as a $50 billion ego trip really needs to stop.
The single most important thing we can do to address the urgent ecological challenges we face is change cultural expectations and attitudes about how we relate to the planet. The motivation for sports to engage in greening is simple.
We wish to make a commitment to learn more about the problem and to combat it by taking steps to educate and ensure that those organizations involved in youth sports implement policies to stop abuse.
This interview has been condensed and edited for clarity and length. It's interesting that types of sports are grouped together
No gymnast, swimmer, diver, runner or rower should be held back from the Games because of policies they have no control over. I wish people would stop trying to play politics with the hopes and dreams of these athletes.
So it seems the mega-pony on the U.S. uniform represents how we have sold our loftiest commodity -- our national honor -- to corporate branding.
The U.S. Olympic Committee doesn't plan to bid on the 2020 Summer Games, Read more on Colorado Springs Gazette
Maybe the first Monday in April is the day we can point to where we all learned from sport in some way, and can use those examples in our everyday life.
After the embarrassing failure of Chicago's bid for the 2016 Summer Games, the United States Olympic Committee has announced
For those who have been hoping that the U.S. Olympic Committee would hire a new CEO with local ties to Colorado Springs, there
As Freedom Communications Holdings Inc., moves through bankruptcy, its second-largest newspaper -- the Gazette -- is showing
Flying under the radar has been the surprising story of the United States Olympic Committee and the City of Colorado Springs arguing about money, facilities and threats to leave the state.
The committee should undertake a serious review of what went wrong with Chicago's bid, why its inside intelligence failed and why public expectations were allowed to soar.
Chicago's loss will not be Denver's gain -- at least in 2018, local leaders say. Read more on Denver Business Journal
What cannot be overlooked in a maze of economic development, sponsorship, job creation, urban renewal, and transportation concerns is the Paralympics, which follow after each Olympics.