Beach Volleyball

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Famed Manhattan Beach Open finishes with two American winners

The Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) Tour is a domestic series, so we don’t pay too much attention to it (vs. the international FIVB...

U.S. Anti-Doping in 2017: 9,936 tests, just 84 reported cases

TSX HEADLINES – for August 20, 2018: The United States Anti-Doping Agency issued its 2017 report and the details were remarkable: 9.936 tests and...

BEACH VOLLEYBALL Preview: World Tour Final underway in Hamburg

The last stop on the 2018 FIVB World Tour in the World Tour Final in Hamburg (GER), with only the top 10 teams in...

Did you see that a Swedish teenager set an American record in the European...

TSX HEADLINES – for August 17, 2018: One of the greatest pole vaulting competitions of all time came at the European Championships, with three...

As the IOC tackles its problems, its members are invisible

TSX HEADLINES – for August 8, 2018: When the International Olympic Committee decided it needed to speak directly to the people of Calgary about...

Surprise winners in Vienna Major

Who are these guys? While the results of the FIVB World Tour Vienna Major were not a complete shock, very few would have expected to...

Surprise winners in Vienna Major

Who are these guys? While the results of the FIVB World Tour Vienna Major were not a complete shock, very few would have expected to...

Are we making progress? Doping tests up, positives down in 2017

TSX HEADLINES – for August 6, 2018: The World Anti-Doping Agency has published its report on worldwide testing for performance-enhancing drugs and, at least...

Last 5-star World Tour stop is in Vienna

The last of this season’s 5-star FIVB World Tour tournaments is underway in Vienna (AUT), with the World Tour Finals just two weeks off...

Why eSports has no place in the Olympic Games

TSX HEADLINES – for August 1, 2018: The recent Esports Forum hosted by the International Olympic Committee has tongues wagging that it’s only a...

The days of being anonymous are over: Russia 2018’s legacy will be the Fan...

TSX HEADLINES – for July 16, 2018: The 2018 World Cup in Russia is over and except for French fans waiting to buy shirts...

Remember when 108,000 came to see a track meet at Stanford?

TSX HEADLINES – for July 11, 2018: There was a time when track & field was a higher-profile part of the American sports scene. Like...

Is it time for the IOC to consider a Do-It-Yourself Olympic Games?

TSX HEADLINES – for July 9, 2018: The iconic World War II U.S. General George S. Patton used to quote Napoleon’s maxim, L'audace, l'audace,...

Hey IOC, follow golf’s lead to fix your Olympic bid (and cost) crisis

TSX HEADLINES – for July 4, 2018: Sure, it’s a holiday, but no one told the Olympic world about it! Amid a wild week of...

Would you turn down an Olympic Games if it cost you nothing?

TSX HEADLINES – for July 2, 2018: In the coming months, southern Austrian voters will likely be asked this question: do you want to...

Is it really time for another Youth Olympic Games?

TSX HEADLINES – for June 27, 2018: There are 101 days left until the third Youth Olympic Games begins in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I can...

Ten things to remember from the USATF Championships

TSX HEADLINES – for June 25, 2018: This is an off-year in track & field, with no World Championships or Olympic Games, so why...

Is Paris 2024 preparing to burn itself at the stake?

TSX HEADLINES – for June 20, 2018: Screaming headlines declared that the Paris 2024 organizers are aiming to impact France in a huge way,...

The SafeSport Code is the U.S. standard for conduct in Olympic sports. What does...

TSX HEADLINES – for May 28, 2018: The core of the United States Olympic Committee’s response to the sexual abuse scandal engulfing multiple sports...

City of L.A. planning a light show for the 2028 Games; is that a...

TSX HEADLINES – for May 21, 2018: The chief of the Bureau of Street Lighting for the City of Los Angeles is already planning...

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