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  1. Australia opposed to late-night swimming finals in...Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Although the final schedule for the Rio Games has not been completed, reports that the swimming finals could start at 10 p.m. local time to fit in with American television have been criticized in Australia. Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates told reporters on Friday that it was unreasonable to start the finals so late because some events would not be finished until around midnight.


  2. Hall Of Fame Welcomes Five InducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Castanet.net

    Athletes and volunteers who brought honour and recognition to Kelowna received the same from an appreciative early-morning gathering at the seventh annual Central Okanagan Sports Hall of Fame Gala Breakfast on Thursday. The 2004 Memorial Cup-champion Kelowna Rockets, along with Glen Mervyn, a silver medalist in rowing at the 1960 summer Olympics in Rome; Gillian Thomson, who has earned provincial, national and international recognition for her volunteer work in sailing; and Brenda and Mike Van Tighem, tireless and highly respected track and field coaches and volunteers for more than 20 years in Kelowna, were welcomed officially into the Hall, joining 24 others inducted previously.


  3. Bay Area prepares 2024 Olympic bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... When the 49ers first proposed building in Santa Clara they said their facility would be able to hold Olympic track and field as well as opening and closing ceremonies. Bid spokesman Nathan Ballard said Levi's Stadium isn't the right size for track ...


  4. Purdy: Olympic bid for Bay Area a follyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Marin Independent Journal

    My reaction: That's nice. Now we can also get ready for the 2022 San Carlos World's Fair, the 800-foot tall Jerry Garcia statue to be built atop Mt.


  5. San Francisco bidding for 2024 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    A group of San Francisco business, sports and civic leaders will bid to host the 2024 Olympics and is putting together a proposal for the United States Olympic Committee, officials say. Should the USOC decide to bid for the Games and the Paralympics, the cities San Francisco would challenge are Boston, Los Angeles and Washington DC.


  6. McDonnell statue unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | NWAonline

    John McDonnell, former University of Arkansas cross country and track and field coach, center, and his wife, Ellen, smile as a cover is removed from a statue in his honor during a ceremony Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at John McDonnell Field on the university campus in Fayetteville. A plaza honoring past athletes and championships was also dedicated during the ceremony.


  7. New Way to Keep Baseball Players in the Game: Motus' Motion-Sensing 'Sleeve'Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Digital Game Developer

    ... like the American Sports Medicine Institute and Hospital for Special Surgery, and clients range from Olympic track and field contenders to MLB, NFL, NBA and European soccer league players sent by their coaches and teams. The Sleeve will change the ...


  8. Mount Vernon Track Superstar Rai Benjamin Heading To UCLARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Mount Vernon Daily Voice

    MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. As he prepares to round out his star crossed Mount Vernon track career, Rai Benjamin has announced that he will take his immense talents to UCLA when he graduates next spring. Surrounded by friends, family, teammates and Mount Vernon school officials at the high school, Benjamin made his long-awaited announcement that he'll don the baby blue and gold of the Bruins next year.


  9. John Dudley: 'Foxcatcher' hits close to home for BaumgartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Erie Times News

    Steve Carell is earning applause for his turn as the eccentric, murderous billionaire Olympic wrestling booster John du Pont in the Oscar contender "Foxcatcher," which opens today. Some of the most credible cheers come from someone who knew du Pont, and the film's subject matter, all too well.


  10. .US National 12K Race To Be this Coming Sunday, November 16thRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The .US National 12K race will be on November 16th. It is open to all runners of all abilities.


  11. RedHawks Add Four in Early Signing PeriodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Miami University RedHawks

    Miami University women's track and field/cross country head coach Kelly Phillips secured four commitments during the early signing period. Sisters Haley and Heather Sandvik , Rachel Kotchman and Gabby Maslowski signed National Letters of Intent and will join the RedHawks next season.


  12. Thailand eyes tourist boon from Asian Beach GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BANGKOK: The Thai resort of Phuket will host the Asian Beach Games this week, an event organisers hope will provide a shot-in-the-arm for the kingdom's troubled tourism industry. The fourth Beach Games are also expected to draw extra interest this year coming just days after the Association of National Olympic Committees decided to create the inaugural world beach games, which could begin in 2017.


  13. Celebrity golf tournament larger than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Lumina News

    More than 40 celebrities from sports and entertainment gathered in Wilmington Nov. 7-9 for the 12th annual Willie Stargell Celebrity Golf Tournament, which raised $76,000 to fight kidney disease. The weekend's activities drew more celebrity guests than ever before, many of whom personally knew the late Pittsburgh Pirate whose legacy the tournament honors.


  14. MusicA Night with Blues Legend Mojo CollinsRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    As I write this, we're just 24 hours away from the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics. I love the Winter Olympics.


  15. Today in History for Nov. 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Today is Wednesday, Nov. 12, the 316th day of 2014. There are 49 days left in the year.


  16. How to Finish a Race You Haven't Trained ForRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | US News & World Report

    When work, life or an injury sidelines your prep for a marathon or other race, crossing the finish line requires a different kind of strategy. Grete Waitz is the stuff of legends, at least in running circles.


  17. U.S. Olympic Committee, DeVry University applaud Team USA graduatesRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... including three-time Olympian in luge Tony Benshoof; 2016 Olympic rugby hopeful Ryan Carlyle; and Olympic track and field athletes James Davis and Tim Harden. "We take great pride in educating our Team USA student athletes and are proud to see them ...


  18. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | KWTX

    Good morning, it's Wednesday, Nov. 12, the 316th day of 2014. There are 49 days left in the year.


  19. Today in History - Nov. 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Today is Wednesday, Nov. 12, the 316th day of 2014. There are 49 days left in the year.


  20. Michael Johnson drops in on England training to give tips ahead of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    England are aiming to run away with the game against South Africa and out-pace the Springboks this weekend - with the help of sprint legend Michael Johnson. Johnson, who won four Olympic and eight world championship golds, was snapped alongside England full back Mike Brown and Red Rose centre Kyle Eastmond on Tuesday.