May 29

US skater Jason Brown to be coached by Brian Orser

American skater Jason Brown is heading to Toronto to be trained by Brian Orser. Brown, a 2014 Olympic team bronze medalist and 2015 U.S. champion, announced the move Tuesday. He'd … Click to Continue »

    US skater Jason Brown to be coached by Brian Orser
    American skater Jason Brown is heading to Toronto to be trained by Brian Orser. Brown, a 2014 Olympic team bronze medalist and 2015 U.S. champion, announced the move Tuesday. He'd trained under Kori Ade for nearly two decades. Orser coaches Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu, the first man to repeat as Olympic champion since Dick Button in 1952.
    http://www.fresnobee.com

May 11

Sapporo seems to have second thoughts about 2026 Olympic bid

Sapporo seems to have second thoughts about 2026 Olympic bid

    Sapporo seems to have second thoughts about 2026 Olympic bid
    The Japanese city of Sapporo seems to be having second thoughts about bidding for the 2026 Winter Olympics and could focus instead on the 2030 Games. Sapporo held the 1972 Winter Olympics and is one of seven cities showing interest in 2026.
    http://www.fresnobee.com

May 04

Sample collector tipped off Kenyan star about doping test

Track and field's anti-doping unit has confirmed that one of its sample collectors tipped off Asbel Kiprop about the supposedly surprise out-of-competition test which subsequently caught the 2008 Olympic 1500-meter … Click to Continue »

    Sample collector tipped off Kenyan star about doping test
    Track and field's anti-doping unit has confirmed that one of its sample collectors tipped off Asbel Kiprop about the supposedly surprise out-of-competition test which subsequently caught the 2008 Olympic 1500-meter champion with the banned blood-boosting hormone EPO in his system. The Athletics Integrity Unit said Friday that the doping control officer's actions were "extremely disappointing."
    http://www.fresnobee.com

May 03

Asbel Kiprop hopes to clear his name after doping report

...a text message from his phone that also was posted on a WhatsApp group, the 2008 Olympic champion wrote: “I hope I can prove that I am

    Asbel Kiprop hopes to clear his name after doping report
    NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenyan runner Asbel Kiprop hopes to clear his name after a British newspaper reported that the former 1,500-meter Olympic champion failed a doping test. In a text message from his phone that also was posted on a WhatsApp group, the 2008 Olympic champion wrote: "I hope I can prove that I am a clean athlete in every way possible."
    http://www.dailyjournal.net

May 02

USA Diving to again hold its Olympic trials in Indianapolis

The U.S. Olympic diving team will again be selected in Indianapolis. USA Diving announced Wednesday that it will hold the 2020 Olympic trials in its home city, making it the … Click to Continue »

    USA Diving to again hold its Olympic trials in Indianapolis
    The U.S. Olympic diving team will again be selected in Indianapolis. USA Diving announced Wednesday that it will hold the 2020 Olympic trials in its home city, making it the seventh time Indianapolis has been the host. The event will take place June 13-21 at the newly renovated natatorium on the IUPUI campus.
    http://www.fresnobee.com

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