Second-round exit for Callum Skinner in men's sprint – Dunfermline Press

Dunfermline Press Second-round exit for Callum Skinner in men’s sprintDunfermline PressKatie Archibald was leading at the halfway stage of the four-discipline omnium after winning the opening two disciplines. Archibald – Olympic team pursuit champion with Barker, Laura Kenny and the now retired Joanna Rowsell-Shand – is concentrating on …and more »

Barbados Olympic Association hosts peaceful youth rally – Barbados Advocate

Barbados Advocate Barbados Olympic Association hosts peaceful youth rallyBarbados AdvocateIn his opening remarks, BOA Secretary General Erskine Simmons spoke about the significance of the IDSDP and the value of sports to foster peace and development. “The primary concept of Olympism is to use sport to create a more peaceful and developed …

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin quarter-final preview, schedule, channel, live streaming information – Sportskeeda

Sportskeeda Singapore Open: PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin quarter-final preview, schedule, channel, live streaming informationSportskeedaSindhu did not falter throughout the entirety of the India Open and in the final, she was in impeccable form to which the Spaniard had no answer. It was Sindhu’s second consecutive victory over the two-time world champion after their enthralling…

New Olympic group investigating sex abuse – ESPN

ESPN New Olympic group investigating sex abuseESPNDENVER — Only three weeks since opening its doors, the U.S. Center for SafeSport is investigating 21 cases involving sexual misconduct or abuse in Olympic sports. The center’s website offers a hotline and an online reporting form for those who have …and more »

Praise for Barcelona's Olympic legacy as city welcomes IOC's Olympic Solidarity commission – 25 years on from the … – Olympics

Olympics Praise for Barcelona’s Olympic legacy as city welcomes IOC’s Olympic Solidarity commission – 25 years on from the …OlympicsThe following day, the Catalan Secretary General of Sport Gerard Figueras participated in the opening session of the Olympic Solidarity Commission meeting chaired by IOC Member, Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, and explained that 25 years later, …

DeSoto Special Olympics highlighted in annual track meet – DeSoto Times-Tribune

DeSoto Times-Tribune DeSoto Special Olympics highlighted in annual track meetDeSoto Times-TribuneIt was like it was the Rio Olympics 2016 revisited on the DeSoto Central High School track Wednesday morning, beginning with all of the pomp and pageantry that could rival that of the Olympic Games Opening Ceremonies. There was a parade of athletes, …

Axelsen shocked in opening round – The New Paper

The New Paper Axelsen shocked in opening roundThe New PaperThings got worse for him at the OUE Singapore Open last night, when the former world junior champion was dumped out of the first round following a 21-15, 21-15 loss to Hong Kong’s 12th-ranked Vincent Wong at the Indoor Stadium. Said a visibly irritated …and more »