2020 Olympic Games

TSX DAILY: Middle East politics part of Israeli judoka’s path to World Champs gold;...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 29 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: Israel’s Muki wins Judo Worlds gold, but not a handshake from beaten Egyptian The...

TSX DAILY: Amazing story of 17-year-old Nevin Harrison’s World title win ~ U.S. men’s...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 27 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  CANOEING: Nevin Harrison’s journey from junior competitions to World Champion in one year!  One of the...

SPORT CLIMBING: Narasaki and Garnbret dominate Combineds, set as Tokyo 2020 favorites

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The much-anticipated IFSC World Championships Combined competitions qualified the first athletes for the sport’s debut in 2020, but also established – without any doubt...

TSX DAILY: Let the lobbying start for new sports in 2028 ~ Heat-stroked French...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 20 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  GAMES OF THE XXXIV OLYMPIAD: LOS ANGELES 2028: Let the (sports) lobbying begin  The International Olympic...

TRIATHLON: Canada’s Mislawchuk surprises with men’s Olympic qualifier win in Tokyo

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The conditions were cloudy and less harsh for the men at the ITU Olympic qualifier at Odaiba Marine Park on Friday, and Canada’s unheralded...

TSX DAILY: Crazy 2020 Triathlon qualifier ends in double disqualification

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= TSX DAILY ~ 15 August 2019 = | 1. |  TRIATHLON: Women’s Olympic qualifier ends with hand-in-hand Brits disqualified, but Summer Rappaport makes U.S. team  This is why...

TSX DAILY: If you’re looking for sponsorship, the only thing worse than track really...

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= TSX DAILY ~ 14 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: If you’re a track & field athlete and looking for sponsorship, there isn’t...

TRIATHLON Preview: Tokyo test event is also an Olympic qualifier, for U.S. and others

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Most pre-Olympic test events are just that: tests, of the venue and staff. But for many of the world’s top triathletes, this week’s program...

TSX DAILY: The life of a triple Olympic champion includes “I just fainted, and...

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= TSX DAILY ~ 13 August 2019 = | 1. |  ATHLETICS: Tianna Bartoletta’s odyssey now includes anemia If you read her resume, you’d think Tianna Bartoletta would have...

VOLLEYBALL: U.S. men head to Tokyo after sweep of Olympic qualifying pool in Rotterdam

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The United States men’s volleyball team is going to be a contender for an Olympic medal in Tokyo, so it took care of its...

TSX DAILY: Germany draws 178,000 for 10 national champs combined in Berlin, while U.S....

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= TSX DAILY ~ 7 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: Did you see where Germany drew 178,000 for ten national championships on...

VOLLEYBALL: Men’s Olympic qualifying tourneys will send six to Tokyo; U.S. is in Rotterdam

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After a dramatic weekend of women’s qualifying, the men’s Olympic qualifying tournaments are on this week, with six tickets to be punched for Tokyo...

TSX DAILY: Stunning results at U.S. swim Nationals, anti-Games activists channeling Groucho, and remembering...

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= TSX DAILY ~ 5 August 2019 = | 1. | SWIMMING: New talent shines at the 2019 USA Swimming Nationals, as if the U.S. didn’t...

LANE ONE: Anti-Olympic activists appear to be getting their strategy from … Prof. Quincy...

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In one of the most riotous comedies of all time and a world-class spoof of American college life, Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff addressed the...

VOLLEYBALL: U.S. squeezes by Bulgaria, qualifies for Tokyo 2020 on women’s qualification weekend

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There were six winners in six countries who punched their tickets for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Volleyball tourney on Sunday, but only one had...

LANE ONE: How the Gwangju Worlds will change the lives of Caeleb Dressel, Regan...

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The two weeks of the FINA World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju, Korea and its two distinct parts have concluded. The first week domination of...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Another 2012 gold medalist caught for doping; Katie Ledecky speaks and...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Games of the XXX Olympiad: London 2012 ● The International Olympic Committee...

ATHLETICS Panorama: USATF names “new” Pan Am Games team, and best Olympic Trials tickets...

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USA Track & Field followed through on the arbitrator’s ruling from last week and released a new roster for its Pan American Games team...

LANE ONE: You want transparency? Look to World Rowing and you will see it,...

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There has been much made of the lack of transparency, not to mention outright secrecy or deceit within the International Federations which govern sports...

ARCHERY Preview: More than a dozen Olympic and World medalists at Tokyo test event

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The World Archery World Cup in Berlin ended last Sunday, but a lot of the top shooters in the world didn’t go home; they...

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