Anne Burke wants fifth star on Chicago flag for Special Olympics
Anne Burke wants fifth star on Chicago flag for Special Olympics
Anne Burke wants fifth star on Chicago flag for Special Olympics
Anne Burke wants fifth star on Chicago flag for Special Olympics
U.S. Olympic Snowboarder Chloe Kim Rocks New $40k Chain for ESPYs
U.S. Olympic Snowboarder Chloe Kim Rocks New $40k Chain for ESPYs
Lyford Cay International School year ends with flurry of activity
Lyford Cay International School year ends with flurry of activity
olympics: IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program – The Mainichi
olympics: IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program – The Mainichi
olympics: IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program – The Mainichi
olympics: IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program – The Mainichi
IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program
IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program
Tokyo heatwave prompts fears for 2020 Olympics
Tokyo heatwave prompts fears for 2020 Olympics
Softball set to return to Olympics as first event on Tokyo 2020 schedule
Softball set to return to Olympics as first event on Tokyo 2020 schedule
Prepare to parade: Need to knows for Friday’s K-Days parade
Prepare to parade: Need to knows for Friday’s K-Days parade
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Anne Burke wants fifth star on Chicago flag for...

Finally. Really? Last week, Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke was invited to the Kennedy Compound at Hyannis Port to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Special Olympics. And she got a thank you. In their own special way,...

Anne Burke wants fifth star on Chicago flag for...

Finally. Really? Last week, Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke was invited to the Kennedy Compound at Hyannis Port to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Special Olympics. And she got a thank you. In their own special way,...

olympics: IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing...

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Planning for its next three Olympic Games on Wednesday, the IOC added seven medal events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, published a 2020...

olympics: IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing...

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Planning for its next three Olympic Games on Wednesday, the IOC added seven medal events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, published a 2020...

Tokyo heatwave prompts fears for 2020 Olympics

TOKYO • As the two-year mark approaches for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Japan is being scorched by an intense heatwave that has prompted fears of similar extreme weather when the sporting showpiece takes place...

Softball set to return to Olympics as first event...

More: Olympics Erin Hamlin to run New York City Marathon Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics add seven new events U.S. Olympic, USA Gymnastics leaders set for another Senate hearing Softball, returning to the Olympics after a 12-year absence, is scheduled to kick...

Prepare to parade: Need to knows for Friday’s K-Days...

The Lecky School of Dance float at the 2017 K-Days parade in downtown Edmonton. Larry Wong / POSTMEDIA NETWORK Jasper Avenue will be lined with colourful floats Friday morning with more than 100 entries in the...

USA Water Polo National Jr. Olympics: Complete Live-Streaming Schedule

Thursday, July 26Stanford AveryStanford Baker 1Stanford Belardi 110C-009 – 7:00 AM Group16G-001 – 7:00 AM Group18G-005 – 7:00 AM Group10C-013 – 7:45 AM Group16G-005 – 7:50 AM Group18G-010 – 8:00 AM Group10C-001 – 8:30...

L.A. Olympics Premieres Debut Single ‘I Think (I’m Over...

L.A. Olympics Premieres Debut Single 'I Think (I'm Over Techno)' According to DJ L.A. Olympics, nightlife and underground dance music are at a turning characterized as tension between the old guard and the new....

Burke, Blue Demons Celebrate Special Olympics Golden Moment

Special Olympics founder had audience with Pope Francis to commemorate 50th AnniversaryJuly 18, 2018 CHICAGO – A global movement that impacts 5.3 million people in more than 170 countries reaches...

Seven new disciplines at 2022 Winter Games to boost...

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 2:06 p.m. CDT ...

Limited edition Special Olympics Donut designed by local athlete

On Saturday you can pick up a special donut at Tim Hortons in support of Global Day of Inclusion and Special Olympics' 50th anniversary.The donut is extra special to Grande Prairie because it was...

One Month Until Asian Games — Federation Focus

(ATR) The Olympic Council of Asia says Indonesia “achieved a great deal” in its protracted preparations for the Asian Games.Pakansari Stadium will host soccer matches for the 2018 Asian Games (Erly Bahtiar/Media & PR...

Olympic journey may include pro league pit stop for...

SURREY, B.C. — For the Canadian women's softball team, the road back to the Olympics may include a stop in a U.S. professional league. Softball not included at the last two Olympics before being reinstated...

So you’re watching the ESPYS. Here’s who should win,...

Drake hosted the 2014 ESPYS at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Everyone’s favorite award show (that no one ever complains about or makes fun of) is finally here....

Olympic champion Aly Raisman reflects on her fight to...

This story appears in the Heroes Issue of ESPN The Magazine and was originally posted on espnW.com. Disney is the parent company of ESPN and "Good Morning America."The first thing you notice when you...

Victoria sending 18 athletes to Special Olympics Canada Summer...

When the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games open in Nova Scotia at the end of the month, B.C. will send 18 Victoria-based athletes to aim for the podium in four sports. Golfer Nick Farrell, who...

Victoria sending 18 athletes to Special Olympics Canada Summer...

When the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games open in Nova Scotia at the end of the month, B.C. will send 18 Victoria-based athletes to aim for the podium in four sports. Golfer Nick Farrell, who...

Surfing Wants More than One Night Stand with Olympics

The WSL's Graham Stapelberg and ISA President Fernando Aguerre - Photo by SES International Surfing Association President Fernando Aguerre asked surf industry executives for their continued support at separate gatherings in...

Watch the 2018 Canadian swimming trials | CBC...

Click on the video player above at 8 p.m. ET to watch the 2018 Canadian swimming trials from the Kinsmen Sports Centre in Edmonton. Day 1 coverage continues at 8 p.m. ET. Return on Thursday at...

‘I do belong up there’: Boston Marathon runner-up eyes...

When Sarah Sellers crossed the finish line at the 2018 Boston Marathon, it was clear the 26-year-old Arizonan had no idea what she'd accomplished.“If you’d asked me, I would have said hopefully top 10,"...

ESPYs 2018: Complete List of Nominees and Winners

Best in the business! Celebrities and athletes came together on Wednesday, July 18, to celebrate a successful year in sports at the 2018 ESPY Awards. The ceremony was held at the Microsoft Theater in...

Elevation to fifth spot would inspire us to perform...

Captain P.R. Sreejesh on Wednesday said that the Indian hockey team’s elevation to fifth spot in world rankings would inspire it to perform even better in the upcoming 2018 Asian Games and FIH...

Salling set to chase Olympic dream again

After a rude interruption by the International Olympic Committee, Jenn Salling’s Olympic dream is alive again. The 31-year-old infielder from Port Coquitlam was named to Canada’s national women’s softball team roster for this...

Wichita’s Keeper of the Plains among landmarks celebrating Special...

WICHITA, Kan. The Special Olympics announces landmarks around the world, including Wichita's own Keeper of the Plains, will turn red in a global display of unity. The Keeper will light up July 20 as...

Irish landmarks to ‘Light Up for Inclusion’ for Special...

Major landmarks in Ireland and around the world will turn red on July 20 in a display of unity as part of the Special Olympics International 50th anniversary celebration.This year also marks the 40th...

Me and My Motor: Olympic hockey champion Shona McCallin

DESPITE being a PE staple for generations of children, hockey has lagged behind other sports in terms of television coverage. But that changed at the Rio Olympics in 2016, when Team GB’s women took...

BCK Track Club coaches training 29 local qualifiers for...

By Terry BoehmkerNKyTribune sports reporter While watching a group of distance runners circle the track during an evening training session at Ryle High School last week, coach Shawn...

Former NBA Player to Host Esports Forum

IOC Esport Forum is scheduled for July 21 in Lausanne (Flickr.com) (ATR) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has reportedly chosen former NBA player Rick Fox to moderate its upcoming Esports Forum in Switzerland.The event will...

Gold:This Olympic triumph of Indian hockey will make you...

Excel Entertainment’s upcoming sports drama ‘Gold’ is based on one of the most loved and celebrated sports in the nation, Hockey. The Reema Kagti directorial reveals details of free India’s first Gold medal...

Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles returning to competition July...

Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles returning to competition July 28  Los Angeles TimesFull coverage

British spy ‘stopped Olympics terror attack’

A FORMER Al-Qaeda operative-turned-British spy claims he stopped the terror group from launching a devastating attack on the Sydney Olympics.Aimen Dean went to Afghanistan early 20s, he told the ABC’s 7.30, working with high-ranking...

USA Red & Japan Meet In The USA International...

IRVINE, Calif. – The field has been set for Championship Sunday at the inaugural USA Softball International Cup after the final day of round-robin action came to a conclusion. USA Red (World Championship roster),...

Olympic gold medalist skier Kikkan Randall reveals breast cancer...

LOS ANGELES – Kikkan Randall, who this year teamed with Jessie Diggins to win the United States’ first-ever cross-country skiing Olympic gold medal, announced on Wednesday she is battling breast cancer.Randall, a five-time Olympian...

McNamara twins golden for Canada in beach volleyball |...

Vancouver's Nicole and Megan McNamara defeated Paula Soria and Belen Carro of Spain on Friday to capture gold at the ninth FISU world university beach volleyball tournament in Munich.The twin sisters took the match...

I Live for Post-Sporting-Event Highlight Montages

The 2018 FIFA World Cup was a stupendous sporting event, the best men’s World Cup in decades. And for as much as I entered last weekend looking forward to Sunday’s final, I looked forward...

Delmar cousins selected to Junior Olympic Games for field...

CLOSE Two Delmar student field hockey players have been selected to participate in the Junior Olympics. Jenna Miller, Salisbury Daily TimesBuy PhotoTeammates and cousins Josie Hollamon (right) and...

With its World Cup run, Croatia adds to sports...

Moscow • Since declaring itself independent on Oct. 8, 1991, Croatia and its 4-plus million people have posted a World Cup third-place finish when the country was not yet seven years...

U.S. Olympic Committee names Sarah Hirshland new CEO

The USOC has its fourth leader since 2003. (Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for USOC) The U.S. Olympic Committee named Sarah Hirshland, formerly an official with the United States Golf Association, its new chief...

Special Olympics Unified Cup Kicks Off in Chicago!

Special Olympics Unified Cup Kicks Off in Chicago!  Chicago FireFull coverage

Deja vu all over: Gionta again weighing options of...

If you asked Brian Gionta how his summer is going, his response might channel baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra--it's like deja vu all over again.It was just one year ago that Gionta was...

Hima Das- DAShing to the Gold

By Garima VermaThe last 10 seconds of her sprint were what the edge of-the-seat movie climaxes are made of. In the last 80m of 400m final at the World U-20 Championships, when the others...

Whale bucking the trend by bringing in international talent

In the NWHL’s inaugural season the Connecticut Whale had two Russian icons on their roster: Yekaterina Smolentseva and Katia Pashkevich. But in the following two seasons the Whale’s roster was comprised of only North...

Lecky caps glorious week with shock silver medal –...

Sommer Lecky took silver at the World U-20 Championships in Tampere, FinlandLecky caps glorious week with shock silver medal Independent.ie The sweetest successes are often the ones you don't see coming, those that creep up from...

Tokyo venues make progress with 2 years to go

3:09 AM ETAssociated Press TOKYO -- The Japan Sports Council gave a progress report on the new National Stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, saying the project is 40 percent complete with...

Former Figure Skater Tara Lipinski Goes From the Ice...

Former Figure Skater Tara Lipinski Goes From the Ice to Icing For Her New Show  CheddarFull coverage

Newsviews: 50th anniversary of Special Olympics

The Special Olympics are turning 50. A big celebration will happen this week in Chicago, and that's only appropriate since the first games took place at Soldier Field in July 1968.It all began when...

Hawaii inline hockey teams bring home gold at AAU...

(Courtesy: Julie Nahoi-Baricar) (Courtesy: Julie Nahoi-Baricar)LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A pair of Hawaii inline hockey teams have dethroned some of...

U.S. Boys Beat Canadian Men in UANA Pan American...

What happens when Americans and Canadians clash. Photo Courtesy: Peter Laurence / USA Water PoloBy Michael Randazzo, Swimming World Contributor CLEARWATER, FL. In a game of contrasts between national rivals, the baby-faced boys from the...