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Olympic Facts - Women's Basketball Olympic Tournament

A miracle occurred at Atlanta 1996! Despite suffering a bloody civil war, where over four million people were slaughtered (and thousands of girls were raped),...

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Jeff Sullivan

Jim Thorpe, America's First Multi Sport Athlete, Olympian, NFL Star,

Before Bo Jackson, and Deion Sanders Jim Thorpe was starring in track and field, the Olympics, the NFL, and MLB. Thorpe was the fit multi sport hero in America.

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Jay Granat

How do elite athletes get mentally tough prior to a big event? What strategies do they use to build confidence and focus? New research based on interviews with one hundred and sixty athletes sheds

By: Jay Granat l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Apr 04, 2012
Jeff Sullivan

Before Bo Jackson, and Deion Sanders Jim Thorpe was starring in track and field, the Olympics, the NFL, and MLB. Thorpe was the fit multi sport hero in America.

By: Jeff Sullivan l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 29, 2012
Reda E Abouleish

The London Olympics is around the corner. Athletes are training, coaches are pushing, fans are painting their faces with their nation's flag and the excitement throughout London is building. This is

By: Reda E Abouleish l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 26, 2012
Louise Goldstein

The Olympic Games have been said to be about many things - teamwork, determination, courage - but one thing cannot be denied: at the heart of it all is competition and rivalry. Even from the same

By: Louise Goldstein l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 19, 2012

With less than a year to go until the greatest sporting event on earth arrives in the capital, Croydon is in danger of becoming a cultural wasteland as there are no planned Olympic events taking

By: Paul S Cox l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 11, 2012

The Olympic Games is here again and just like any great events in modern times, it comes with three inevitable things: sponsorships, rivalry and trivia. You probably don't need stories behind

By: Anna S Lee l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 09, 2012

In a few months, the torch of the Olympic Games will signal the opening of the greatest games on Earth and athletes from all over the world will compete to be "faster, higher, stronger" than the

By: Anna S Lee l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 09, 2012
Amey S Pendse

China's performance at Olympics has been eye-catching to say the least. How has China mad such significant strides in Olympic Games? Read on...

By: Amey S Pendse l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 04, 2012
Daniel J Waldron

A number of UK Embassies across the world are urging the nations that they represent to apply now for their UK Visa if they are hoping to make it to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games. In a

By: Daniel J Waldron l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 03, 2012
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

A miracle occurred at Atlanta 1996! Despite suffering a bloody civil war, where over four million people were slaughtered (and thousands of girls were raped), incredibly the African republic of Zaire

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 23, 2012
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Considered as the "Most Outstanding Athlete of the 21st Century", Michael Phelps has won 14 more gold medals than the combined total of ten countries around the globe: India (a country with a billion

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 23, 2012
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Despite his retirement from track and field, he is still inspiring American people. His name: Edwin Corley Moses, former hurdler and a longtime campaigner for the rights of athletes. Widely regarded

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 20, 2012
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

The American state of West Virginia has been blessed with a great natural beauty ---it can be called America's land of mountains--- but also with extraordinary individuals such as Pearl S. Buck ---a

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 17, 2012
Louise Goldstein

From July 27 to August 12, the 2012 Summer Olympics will take place in London, England, making London the first city ever to host the Games three times. It's certainly an honour for the city - but

By: Louise Goldstein l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 16, 2012
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Alabama-born Jesse Owens captured America's attention by earning four world titles in Berlin--- 100m, 200m, and 4x100m relay, as well as the long jump. As a result of this, the United States sprinter

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 30, 2012

The Olympics are a platform for athletes to shine, and to inspire people around the World. Audiences marvel at how a singular person, whether competing by themselves or as a team, can push themselves

By: Xavier Tibu l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 26, 2012
Paul Makepeace

We take a look at how canoeing started as a sport and how it has developed from the Inuit People to become an Olympic discipline. The one name that is synonymous with canoes and kayaks is the

By: Paul Makepeace l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 25, 2012
Paul Makepeace

White water canoeing has had an interesting past in the Olympic programme as it has been taken out a few times and then reinstated as a sport. Canoeing has been in the Olympics since 1932 when a form

By: Paul Makepeace l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 25, 2012
Bill R Smith

With the 2012 Olympic games barely 6 months away, it feels strange that for the first time in recent memory, there is no clear American face to the London games. The Winter Olympics have the

By: Bill R Smith l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 24, 2012
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Despite being known as a football-loving nation on the world stage, the republic of Peru, a Spanish-speaking country on the South American continent since the 1820s, has won the Olympian glory thanks

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 22, 2012
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Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Considered as the "Most Outstanding Athlete of the 21st Century", Michael Phelps has won 14 more gold medals than the combined total of ten countries around the globe: India (a country with a billion

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 511 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Despite being known as a football-loving nation on the world stage, the republic of Peru, a Spanish-speaking country on the South American continent since the 1820s, has won the Olympian glory thanks

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 22, 2012 lViews: 190 lComments: 0
Jeff Sullivan

Before Bo Jackson, and Deion Sanders Jim Thorpe was starring in track and field, the Olympics, the NFL, and MLB. Thorpe was the fit multi sport hero in America.

By: Jeff Sullivan l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 29, 2012 lViews: 128 lComments: 0
Jay Granat

How do elite athletes get mentally tough prior to a big event? What strategies do they use to build confidence and focus? New research based on interviews with one hundred and sixty athletes sheds

By: Jay Granat l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Apr 04, 2012 lViews: 120 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

The American state of West Virginia has been blessed with a great natural beauty ---it can be called America's land of mountains--- but also with extraordinary individuals such as Pearl S. Buck ---a

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 17, 2012 lViews: 89 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

A miracle occurred at Atlanta 1996! Despite suffering a bloody civil war, where over four million people were slaughtered (and thousands of girls were raped), incredibly the African republic of Zaire

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 74 lComments: 0

The Olympic Games is here again and just like any great events in modern times, it comes with three inevitable things: sponsorships, rivalry and trivia. You probably don't need stories behind

By: Anna S Lee l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 09, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Despite his retirement from track and field, he is still inspiring American people. His name: Edwin Corley Moses, former hurdler and a longtime campaigner for the rights of athletes. Widely regarded

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Alabama-born Jesse Owens captured America's attention by earning four world titles in Berlin--- 100m, 200m, and 4x100m relay, as well as the long jump. As a result of this, the United States sprinter

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 30, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Paul Wolfenden

As London gears up to host the 2012 Olympics, we look here at the story behind the glitz and glamour of the occasion and of the increasing pressure some of the biggest sports brands are being put

By: Paul Wolfenden l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 15, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Reda E Abouleish

The London Olympics is around the corner. Athletes are training, coaches are pushing, fans are painting their faces with their nation's flag and the excitement throughout London is building. This is

By: Reda E Abouleish l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 26, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0

In a few months, the torch of the Olympic Games will signal the opening of the greatest games on Earth and athletes from all over the world will compete to be "faster, higher, stronger" than the

By: Anna S Lee l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 09, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Amey S Pendse

China's performance at Olympics has been eye-catching to say the least. How has China mad such significant strides in Olympic Games? Read on...

By: Amey S Pendse l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 04, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0

With less than a year to go until the greatest sporting event on earth arrives in the capital, Croydon is in danger of becoming a cultural wasteland as there are no planned Olympic events taking

By: Paul S Cox l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 11, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Daniel J Waldron

A number of UK Embassies across the world are urging the nations that they represent to apply now for their UK Visa if they are hoping to make it to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games. In a

By: Daniel J Waldron l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 03, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

The Olympic Games have been said to be about many things - teamwork, determination, courage - but one thing cannot be denied: at the heart of it all is competition and rivalry. Even from the same

By: Louise Goldstein l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 19, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

The Olympics are a platform for athletes to shine, and to inspire people around the World. Audiences marvel at how a singular person, whether competing by themselves or as a team, can push themselves

By: Xavier Tibu l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 26, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Bill R Smith

With the 2012 Olympic games barely 6 months away, it feels strange that for the first time in recent memory, there is no clear American face to the London games. The Winter Olympics have the

By: Bill R Smith l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 24, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Paul Makepeace

White water canoeing has had an interesting past in the Olympic programme as it has been taken out a few times and then reinstated as a sport. Canoeing has been in the Olympics since 1932 when a form

By: Paul Makepeace l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 25, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

From July 27 to August 12, the 2012 Summer Olympics will take place in London, England, making London the first city ever to host the Games three times. It's certainly an honour for the city - but

By: Louise Goldstein l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
1 2|  
Jeff Sullivan

Before Bo Jackson, and Deion Sanders Jim Thorpe was starring in track and field, the Olympics, the NFL, and MLB. Thorpe was the fit multi sport hero in America.

By: Jeff Sullivan l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 29, 2012 lViews: 128 lComments: 0
Jay Granat

How do elite athletes get mentally tough prior to a big event? What strategies do they use to build confidence and focus? New research based on interviews with one hundred and sixty athletes sheds

By: Jay Granat l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Apr 04, 2012 lViews: 120 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

A miracle occurred at Atlanta 1996! Despite suffering a bloody civil war, where over four million people were slaughtered (and thousands of girls were raped), incredibly the African republic of Zaire

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 74 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Considered as the "Most Outstanding Athlete of the 21st Century", Michael Phelps has won 14 more gold medals than the combined total of ten countries around the globe: India (a country with a billion

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 511 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Despite his retirement from track and field, he is still inspiring American people. His name: Edwin Corley Moses, former hurdler and a longtime campaigner for the rights of athletes. Widely regarded

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

The American state of West Virginia has been blessed with a great natural beauty ---it can be called America's land of mountains--- but also with extraordinary individuals such as Pearl S. Buck ---a

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 17, 2012 lViews: 89 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Alabama-born Jesse Owens captured America's attention by earning four world titles in Berlin--- 100m, 200m, and 4x100m relay, as well as the long jump. As a result of this, the United States sprinter

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 30, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Alejandro Guevara Onofre

Despite being known as a football-loving nation on the world stage, the republic of Peru, a Spanish-speaking country on the South American continent since the 1820s, has won the Olympian glory thanks

By: Alejandro Guevara Onofre l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 22, 2012 lViews: 190 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

From July 27 to August 12, the 2012 Summer Olympics will take place in London, England, making London the first city ever to host the Games three times. It's certainly an honour for the city - but

By: Louise Goldstein l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
Louise Goldstein

The Olympic Games have been said to be about many things - teamwork, determination, courage - but one thing cannot be denied: at the heart of it all is competition and rivalry. Even from the same

By: Louise Goldstein l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 19, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

The Olympics are a platform for athletes to shine, and to inspire people around the World. Audiences marvel at how a singular person, whether competing by themselves or as a team, can push themselves

By: Xavier Tibu l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 26, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Bill R Smith

With the 2012 Olympic games barely 6 months away, it feels strange that for the first time in recent memory, there is no clear American face to the London games. The Winter Olympics have the

By: Bill R Smith l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 24, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Paul Makepeace

We take a look at how canoeing started as a sport and how it has developed from the Inuit People to become an Olympic discipline. The one name that is synonymous with canoes and kayaks is the

By: Paul Makepeace l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 25, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Paul Makepeace

White water canoeing has had an interesting past in the Olympic programme as it has been taken out a few times and then reinstated as a sport. Canoeing has been in the Olympics since 1932 when a form

By: Paul Makepeace l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 25, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Daniel J Waldron

A number of UK Embassies across the world are urging the nations that they represent to apply now for their UK Visa if they are hoping to make it to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games. In a

By: Daniel J Waldron l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 03, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Reda E Abouleish

The London Olympics is around the corner. Athletes are training, coaches are pushing, fans are painting their faces with their nation's flag and the excitement throughout London is building. This is

By: Reda E Abouleish l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 26, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Paul Wolfenden

As London gears up to host the 2012 Olympics, we look here at the story behind the glitz and glamour of the occasion and of the increasing pressure some of the biggest sports brands are being put

By: Paul Wolfenden l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Jan 15, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0

The Olympic Games is here again and just like any great events in modern times, it comes with three inevitable things: sponsorships, rivalry and trivia. You probably don't need stories behind

By: Anna S Lee l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 09, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

In a few months, the torch of the Olympic Games will signal the opening of the greatest games on Earth and athletes from all over the world will compete to be "faster, higher, stronger" than the

By: Anna S Lee l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 09, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0

With less than a year to go until the greatest sporting event on earth arrives in the capital, Croydon is in danger of becoming a cultural wasteland as there are no planned Olympic events taking

By: Paul S Cox l Recreation & Sports > Olympics l Mar 11, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
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