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HEARD AT HALFTIME: Dane and Reese first appointees to EOPAAA Commission; NBC signs for...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: (Errata: Some of our e-mail recipients received a version of Monday’s Lane One...

LANE ONE: It’s probably impossible, but here’s how Caeleb Dressel could win NINE medals...

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(Updated ~ see end note) Eight Olympic medals in one Games. Only two men have done it. They would be Michael Phelps, the American swimming...

LANE ONE: Rodchenkov Act passes U.S. Senate and sent to Trump for signature, as...

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By unanimous consent, the United States Senate passed H.R. 835, the “Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act of 2019" on Monday, and cleared the way for it...

LANE ONE: He’s doing it again! Bach and IOC pave the way to cut...

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One of the ways you can measure the true values of a leader is to watch them when the pressure is off. In the midst...

LANE ONE: Bach heading to Tokyo next week; “very confident” on 2021; athletes OK...

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“Given the toolbox we are putting together and given the latest and very recent developments with regard to rapid testing and vaccination, we are...

LANE ONE: With the Paris 2024 program about to be approved, how will Los...

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In December, the International Olympic Committee is expected to approve the competition program for the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad in Paris in 2024. The...

LANE ONE: Being an elite athlete isn’t all training and competing, and it is...

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There are a lot of attractive aspects to being an Olympic-sport athlete. The feeling of fitness, the opportunity to compete against others – sometimes...

LANE ONE: Trump signs S. 2330 into law, so now what happens?

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The legislative chapter of the Larry Nassar scandal has been completed with the signing of S. 2330, the “Empowering Olympic, Paralympic and Amateur Athletes...

LANE ONE: If the Tokyo Games don’t take place, it won’t be for a...

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If you listen to the experts, the open-mouthed sharpies and all the crystal-ball wizards, there’s no way the Games of the XXXII Olympiad will...

LANE ONE: Stunning WADA report shows IWF, some national weightlifting federations “allowed doping to...

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On Tuesday, the International Weightlifting Federation posted a note celebrating the support of “more than one hundred Member Federations” for a Constitution Reform Congress...

LANE ONE: One of the lasting effects of the pandemic may be the way...

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No one knows when the coronavirus pandemic will end, but everyone is sure that it will have brought changes to the way we live...

LANE ONE: The IOC’s new balancing act: sometimes being “athlete-centered” isn’t enough

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LANE ONE: As the Int’l Swimming League starts a second season, it aims to...

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(★ Friends: Your 69 generous contributions paid our semi-annual server and support costs, and starts to help with December’s bill. If you would like...

LANE ONE: Bach says Tokyo measures will save $280 million; boxing and weightlifting again...

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LANE ONE: After 79 years, the Paralympic Games deserves to have the world stage...

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LANE ONE: World Athletics finally unveils potentially huge new World Road Running Championships for...

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LANE ONE: EXCLUSIVE ~ U.S. House set to vote on key Olympic reform bill...

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LANE ONE: U.S. collegiate sports cuts pressure schools, networks and even football with name-image-likeness...

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LANE ONE: LA28 revenue chief Kathy Carter on the planning effort: “we’re looking at...

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LANE ONE: Gwen Berry’s Pan Am protest: “I had to make my stance in...

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