olympics

Incredible Gymnastics Routine With A Ball [VIDEO]
With a vote by the Olympic Committee coming on the future or wrestling on the line, we have heard that one sport, rhythmic gymnastics, is a sport that doesn’t have to worry about its future. Not being a huge fan of gymnastics to begin with and the only exposure to rhythmic gymnastics being th…
Nike Drops Olympian Pistorious Following Murder Charge
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Nike says it has suspended the contract of Oscar Pistorius. Pistorius, the first double-amputee runner to compete on the track at the Olympics, is facing a charge of premeditated murder in South Africa in the Valentine’s Day slaying of his girlfriend. In a brief s…
Brian Scott’s Olympic Run [GALLERY]
It’s time for the opening ceremonies of the Games of the XXX Olympiad also known as London 2012. With the opening ceremonies tonight and the possible lighting of the torch by the Queen Of England, it got me reminiscing about the last time we had the Olympics close to home. The year was 2002 a…
Olympic Opening Ceremony
LONDON (AP) — There will be monarchs, presidents, prime ministers — and David Beckham. Friday’s opening ceremony for the London Olympics is an A-list affair. Among the 60,000 spectators at Olympic Stadium will be Queen Elizabeth II — who as British head of state will offi…
Governor’s Challenge Benefits Olympic Athletes
Governor Matt Mead is joining with his peers from across the country to support America’s Olympic athletes. The Governors’ Challenge asks people to purchase a stitch in the American flag that Team USA will take to London for the 2012 Summer Olympics. The donations will go to pay for tr…
South Korea to Host 2018 Winter Olympics [PHOTOS]
The 2018 Winter Olympics will be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The city was named the Olympics’ host in a Wednesday announcement in Durban, South Africa. Pyeongchang beat out contenders Munich, Germany and Annecy, France, CNN reported. The city lost to Vancouver, Canada by three votes to …