FINA takes direct aim at one of its biggest stars: Katinka Hosszu. Why?

PALM DESERT, June 1, 2017 – FINA is the worldwide governing body for aquatic sports and will hold a World Cup series for the...

We have the Old-lympics, so what about a Mod-lympics?

PALM DESERT, May 29, 2017 – There are dozens of television shows which have had spin-offs that have themselves become big hits. Take the CSI:...

Thanks for the score, but can you tell me who’s winning?

PALM DESERT, May 26, 2017 – Ever had the sinking feeling of seeing a sports score and not have any idea what it means,...

Crossroads for WADA: Doping’s Devil or Angel?

PALM DESERT, May 24, 2017 – Although not heavily covered, a crucial meeting of the World Anti-Doping Agency board took place last week in...

America’s second “Roaring ‘20s:” World Cup 2026 and the 2028 Olympics?

PALM DESERT, May 22, 2017 – Working in separate spheres, the U.S. Soccer Federation and the U.S. Olympic Committee are on the verge of...

Why is Track & Field a Tier 1 sport and Canoe-Kayak a Tier 4?

PALM DESERT, May 19, 2017 – The first Canoe-Kayak World Cup is on this weekend in Portugal, with three Olympic gold medalists and a...

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