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Eschewing the Hong Kong way, Ngai Kang opts for a life running marathons and an Olympic dream
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:43

Ngai Kang pressed the reset button on his value system, ditched the idea of a life in the disciplinary forces and went running marathons instead. Now ...

The British are Coming! British Olympic Squad head to Miami
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:31

Round 2 of the 2018 World Cup Series gets underway in Miami on the 21 January and will see some interesting entries among the British Squad… Fo...

Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by doctor
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 05:36

Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles says she is among the athletes sexually abused by a now-imprisoned former USA Gymnastics team doctor.... AP ...

Two Koreas may march under unification flag for Olympic opening
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 20:20

South Korea has agreed to North Korea’s proposal of holding working-level talks Wednesday at the truce village of Panmun 코리아헤럴드

North Korea makes art troupe top priority in Olympic talks with South
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 23:26

The two Koreas have agreed to discuss Pyongyang's plan to send an art troupe to perform at this year's Winter Olympics. Deutsche Welle

How to Train Like an Olympic Speed Skater
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 18:24

Lucas Ng is one of the best speed skaters in Singapore, a tropical country not exactly known for its ice. But the tropical climate hasn’t stopped Si...

Forty-two Russians appeal against Olympic bans: CAS
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 03:38

ZURICH (Reuters) - Forty-two Russians have lodged appeals against bans issued by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) following doping violations...

After Olympic deal, North Korea figure skaters may lead team
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:43

They're the friendly face of North Korea, and it looks like they're coming south to the Olympics.... AP Top Sports News at 1:34 p.m...

Ferrari, BMW lend expertise to Olympic bobsled, skeleton, luge
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:53

Filed under: Motorsports,BMW,Ferrari,McLaren,Racing Continue reading Ferrari, BMW lend expertise to Olympic bobsled, skeleton, l...

Gold for Pyeongchang as Korea's ultimate, Olympic winter wonderland
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 11:30

Martin Symington finds the ultimate winter wonderland in Pyeongchang, the Daily Mail reports . Yikes, I am on a bus in South Korea, just a medium-ra...

Olympic steeplechase gold medalist Ashenfelter dies at 94
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:44

(Reuters) - American Horace Ashenfelter III, who stunned the world when he won the gold medal in the 3,000-metre steeplechase at the 1952 Helsinki Oly...

Nathan Chen Leads Olympic Figure Skating Team; Ross Miner Is Bumped
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:53

The men’s and pairs team were announced on Sunday; except for Miner, U.S. Figure Skating stuck with the standings at nationals. NYT > Sports

Horace Ashenfelter, Olympic Victor of a Cold War Showdown, Dies at 94
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 05:47

Ashenfelter, an F.B.I. agent, won gold at the 1952 Games by passing a favored Soviet runner on the final water obstacle of the 3,000-meter steeplechas...

Tokyo 2020: Toilet changes planned in Japan before Olympic Games
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 01:55

Tourism chiefs lift the lid on plans to upgrade thousands of public toilets before the 2020 Tokyo Games. BBC News - Asia

Nagasu, Tennell, Chen make Olympic figure skating spots
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 21:43

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Bradie Tennell, Mirai Nagasu and Karen Chen, the top three finishers at the national championships, were selected Satu...

North Korea opens new ski resort amid Olympic optimism
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 05:55

Country opens its second winter sports complex amid talks to attend Winter Olympics. BBC News - Asia

IOC welcomes North Korean Olympic overture
  • Wed, 03 Jan 2018 01:39

(Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) welcomed on Tuesday the possibility of North Korea competing at next month's Pyeongchang Games ...

Boost needed for metal recycling for Tokyo Olympic Medals
  • Wed, 03 Jan 2018 00:25

With some two-and-a-half years to go before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, a novel project to create gold, silver and bronze medals for the ...

South Korean president welcomes North Korean Olympic participation - CNN
  • Tue, 02 Jan 2018 16:12

CNNSouth Korean president welcomes North Korean Olympic participationCNNSeoul (CNN) South Korean President Moon Jae-in has welcomed Kim Jong Un's ...

South Korea offers talks with North on Olympic participation
  • Tue, 02 Jan 2018 13:21

South Korea has suggested a meeting to talk about the North's participation in the Winter Olympics, claiming there is a "groundbreaking" chance to imp...

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