A Look At Olympic Sports Athletes In The News
'Talent, perseverance, and commitment' has defined cross-country skier Patricija Eiduka's career to-date.
Did you know? The 'seeds' of Team Jamaica competing in ice sports predates bobsled...with curling.
Meanwhile, champion curler Brad Gushue has strong words for the organization of this week's Pan Continental event.
Swimmer Michael Phelps: A "4th Phelps" is on the way.
Team Ecuador's two-time Olympic swimmer Esteban Enderica completes his Pan American Games career with 'evident sadness'.
Sisters Margarita, Eleftheria, and Vasiliki Plevritou may be the key to Team Greece's ambitions to women's water polo qualification for Paris 2024.
A pair of recent victories has sparked Olympic rugby sevens qualification confidence for Team Hong Kong's women.
Can Team Angola again reach the top ten in the final rankings at this year's Women's World Handball Championship?
A 'super, gutsy ride' had equestrian jumper Katie Dinan "speechless" at her Pan American Games win.
Boxer Dean Clancy was "completely in the zone" to secure Olympic qualification despite the news of his grandfather's recent death.
Sports shooter Leonel Martinez is set for his second Olympics at Paris 2024, a remarkable 40 years after his debut at Lo Angeles 2028.
Jonatan Christie's recent "important victory" in badminton was the result of a focus on confidence, with the help of his support team.
Runners Daniel Ebenyo, Letesenbet Gidey, Sifan Hassan, Jessica Warner-Judd, and sprinters Shericka Jackson and Sha'Carri Richardson join pole vaulters Katie Moon and Nina Kennedy on World Athletics' shortlist for this year's 'International Fair Play Award'.
The saga of sprinter Bianca Williams' 'highly distressing' police encounter continues with news of support for the implicated officers.
Olympics has the 'inspiring story' of long sprinter Marileidy Paulino's rise to track success, jumpstarted by the watchful eyes of top sports officials back home.
Otgonbold Baatarkhuyag looks to "change the sport in Mongolia" after his landmark archery win at the Asian Games this year.
Laura Pigossi's double tennis gold at the Pan American Games - with Paris 2024 qualification - capped "one of the best weeks of her) life".
19-year-old wrestler Amit Elor's eight world titles have propelled her thoughts toward Paris 2024 gold.
Emma Twigg, Mindaugas Griskonis, Niels van Zandweghe, Benjamin Pritchard, and Esther Briz Zamorano are taking World Rowing's Athletes' Commission into a 'new era' as its first elected members.
p.s. World Rowing has its 2023 season award nominees...
"Inspiring others is and was a bonus", reflects German Olympic champion judoka Yvonne Boenisch.
The International Skating Union enlists former Team Switzerland figure skater Michaela Carrot to promote the upcoming World Ice Skating Day.
Will a 'robust youth structure' bring Team Greece back to Olympic beach volleyball competition? It may depend on the progress of players Eleni Alexoglou and Mryto Paschalaki.
Weightlifter Lydia Valentin, runner Fermin Cacho, gymnast Gervasio Deferr, rhythmic gymnast Tania Lamarca, sports shooter Alberto Fernandez, canoeist Teresa Portela, long jumper Joan Lino, and handball player Marta Mangue sign up to lead Spanish Olympic Committee support for refugee athletic centers. (in Spanish)
Biathlon great Dorothea Wierer approaches her 14th season with a "day-by-day" perspective, and finding more goals outside of sport than before.
Soccer stars Lionel Messi and Aitana Bonmati make history with an eighth Ballon d'Or award for Messi and a first for Bonmati to go with her Champions League and World Cup titles.
Dylan Schmidt may have earned a competition break after his 2022 trampoline world title, but Paris 2024 qualification beckons as events heat up with the 2023 worlds looming.