2012 Olympics: Men's Soccer
By: Antonio Martinez
At the Football Tournament of the Summer Olympics, dark horses always find a way to join in a tournament in some of the most unexpected situations. That is especially true for nations that are just looking to begin searching for positive results in their history...
Sochi Olympics highlights
By: John Atchison
On a festive night in early February, the 2014 Olympic Winter Games burst onto the world scene with a dazzling opening ceremony. The show was highlighted by references to great Russian figures of the past, fireworks, and an exquisite Olympic torch lighting ceremony. Much like...
Sports that could be Olympic events in the future
By: Can Tran
On “Olympic.org,” which is the official website for the Olympic movement, a sport can become Olympic provided that it is recognized. Next, it has to be administered by an international organization or federation. That governing body ensures that the activities follow the...
2008 Olympics: Propaganda and the Chinese hosts
By: Gerry Legister
There is no doubt, that question were been ask when choosing Beijing as host city for the Olympics, first it was a hurdle to jump over, when considering that the organisation will be bringing the modern games into the pages of ancient history, with one...
How to dress for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver
By: Veronica Shine
Venturing to the Winter Olympics 2010 this February is an exciting, once in a lifetime adventure but make sure you dress warm. There are ways to stay fashionable in this winter wonderland surrounding Vancouver but functionally of your wardrobe against the frigid weather is a...
Tom Daley's sexuality: Does it matter?
By: Afreen Ahamed
Great Britain's sensational diver Thomas Robert "Tom" Daley has taken the sporting world by storm once again, not necessarily because of his sporting performance but by revealing his sexual orientation.Recently, Tom Daley hit the front page of the national newspapers when he published a...
By: Isabelle Esteves
Swimming has been an Olympic event since the beginning of the modern Olympics in 1894. It has spawned some of the greatest athletes the world has ever seen.Duke Kahanamoku (1890-1968). A native Hawaiian he moved to the mainland in 1912. He astonished those who...
2008 Olympics: Men's soccer
By: Antonio Martinez
In 2008, 16 nations competed in five venues in soccer during the Olympics. Each of the 16 nations had a different story in getting to the tournament, and 15 nations reflected on what could have been. In the end, it was deja vu for Argentina...
By: Renato Zane
The Olympics will push change on China.Demonstrations against China's control of Tibet and other human rights concerns have contrasted recent celebrations of the official countdown to the 2008 Olympic Games.With a year to go before the big event, China's communist leaders are facing...
By: Amy Thomson
Whistler and Vancouver will be hosting the 2010 Winter Games. The region needs to work on a few critical things before the games arrive.First, they need to make sure that the venues are ready in advance so Canadian teams can practice. There are special...