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Usain Bolt Races on the Beach in Rio

Usain Bolt runs on Copacabana beach (REUTERS/Sergio Moraes)

By Seth Rubinroit

Usain Bolt ran his first 100m race of 2014, winning with a time of 10.06 seconds.  122 more words

Track & Field

The Photoshop, 1936

This snapshot taken in Rio, though cute is misleading. The vertical line is the giveaway clue here. The couple took turns snapping each others picture in the single cockpit. 34 more words

River Of January

Miami Heat vs. Cleveland Cavaliers in Brazil

You may have loved Lebron James with the Miami Heat, but still want to see him play.  Now’s your chance!  

Catch a ride to Rio de Janiero Brazil for an NBA Preseason game between the the Miami Heat and the Cleveland Cavaliers at the HSBC Arena on October 11th, 2014.   53 more words


Rio and my final thoughts

You may or may not be glad to know that I am back safe and well from Brazil, but more on that later. I’ll try and finish off by going through my final few days in Rio de Janeiro before giving a final overview of my time in Brazil and what was, for me, a trip of a lifetime. 1,911 more words

Eyes Squarely on FIFA Now After Arrest of Ticket Provider

The World Cup is over, and its domination over the news (and our lives) is slowly coming to end. But one World Cup issue continues — a probe into FIFA’s official ticket provider, Match, after the recent arrest of the company’s top executive, Ray Whelan. 202 more words


Soccer mania

I have been watching the FIFA World Cup games and was lucky enough to view the finals (thank you ESPN on my iPad). Congrats to Germany, the winner, and also to Argentina. 142 more words

Fun Times

World Cup Thoughts

Who watched the Brazil vs. Germany game yesterday afternoon? I sure did and was in for a shock when Germany scored 7 goals versus Brazil with only 1 goal. 146 more words