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'Miracle On Ice' Player's Gold Medal Being Auctioned-Off

UNDATED (AP) – Their Olympic gold medals and other memorabilia have been spending more time in safety deposit boxes than on display, so Bill Christian and Dave Christian decided the time was right to auction them off. 450 more words

Sports

USWNT Defeats Costa Rica, 5-0

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Alex Morgan scored 12 seconds in and added another goal in the 62nd minute and the U.S. women’s team opened CONCACAF qualifying for the Rio Olympics with a 5-0 victory over Costa Rica on Wednesday night. 415 more words

Sports

Damian Lillard Has A Future With USA Basketball After All

Damian Lillard has had a somewhat rocky relationship with USA Basketball over the years. He was unceremoniously cut from the World Cup squad that took gold in Barcelona in 2014 and punched their ticket to the Olympic Games in Rio this summer. 318 more words

Sports

Ibtihaj Muhammad Will Make History as 1st U.S. Olympian to Compete in a Hijab

article by Sameer Rao via colorlines.com

When she competes at this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Ibtihaj Muhammad will make history as the first member of… 218 more words

Commemorations

Video of the Week: 2000 Sydney Olympics Men's 8+ Final


To follow up last week’s VOTW (if you haven’t watched it yet, I’d set aside some time to do that), here’s the race video of the men’s eight final from the Sydney Olympics. 32 more words

Rowing

Third Times A Charm: AKA/IKSFA Holiday Kettlebell Sport Championship

Barely two weeks after competing at the IUKL World Championship I was competing once again at the AKA/IKSFA Holiday Kettlebell Sport Championship. Only this time I was making my debut competing with 20kg biathlon. 306 more words

Kettlebell Sport

The Nationals

The United States Curling National Championship kicks off this weekend in Jacksonville, Florida. That’s right, Jacksonville. FLORIDA. For my Canadian curling friends: if Winnipeg is the curling “Mecca” of Canada, Jacksonville, Florida is its U.S. 1,399 more words