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HEARD AT HALFTIME: Tokyo 2020 dates confirmed for 2021; domino effect on calendar begins;...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Games of the XXXII Olympiad: Tokyo 2020 ● To the surprise of...

LANE ONE: IOC followed World Health Organization advice, not athlete criticism, to arrive at...

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The World Health Organization and Africa. Those were the triggers that led the International Olympic Committee to decide, in concert with the Japanese government...

LANE ONE: Vise is tightening on Tokyo 2020 as USA Swimming, USA Track &...

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Until Friday, the calls for postponement or cancellation of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games had mostly come from individual athletes. Some were expansive, some...

HEARD AT HALFTIME: Weightlifting could face IOC suspension; AIBA wants a new name and...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Weightlifting ● The fire under the International Weightlifting Federation is getting hotter. The...

HEARD AT HALFTIME: Chile proposes cheap Pan Am Games … at $507 million; the...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● XIX Pan American Games 2023 ● The organizing committee of the 2023...

ATHLETICS Panorama: Lananna restored to USATF Presidency by Court of Arbitration for Sport

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Hours before the opening of the 2019 USA Track & Field Annual Meeting in Reno, Nevada, the Court of Arbitration for Sport ordered that...

TSX INTEL REPORT: Nike’s critics look to the past, but Mary Cain is about...

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≡ TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 14 November 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● Nike’s critics look to the past, but Mary Cain asks about Nike’s T&F future Mary Cain’s...

LANE ONE: Nike’s critics look to the past, but Mary Cain asks about Nike’s...

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The “Opinion” video by Mary Cain that was posted by The New York Times on 7 November drew added focus – and outrage –...

TSX INTEL REPORT: More events to be moved from Tokyo due to heat? Here...

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= TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 1 November 2019 = ● LANE ONE ● IOC moves Tokyo marathons and walks, but are there still more events to be moved? The International...

TSX DAILY: USOPC Hall of Fame elects Smith and Carlos, making athlete sanction threats...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 25 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: USOPC Hall of Fame committee selections renders USOPC's protest sanctions toothless Much was made...

ATHLETICS: Levchenko defeats Lasitskene as Europe jumps and throws past U.S., 724.5-601.5

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A pretty good European team had no trouble outscoring a mid-level U.S. team, especially in the field events, and won The Match: USA vs....

ATHLETICS: World leader for high jumper Nedasekau at The Match: USA vs. Europe in...

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The marks weren’t the best and the Dinamo Stadium in Minsk was maybe half full. But “The Match: USA vs. Europe" was fun to...

TSX DAILY: Track & field fans who want the sport to be more popular...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 23 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: If you think track & field could once again be a high-profile sport,...

LANE ONE: If you think track & field could once again be a high-profile...

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People who care deeply about track & field in the United States decry the low profile the sport has today. The symptoms are obvious:...

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...

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

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The recent USA Track & Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, were not only the selection meet for the United States team for the...

PAN AMERICAN GAMES: Nothing miraculous about U.S. women dominating wrestling, as well as two...

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Among the wrestling cognoscenti, the power of the United States women’s program is well known, but after four victories and a silver medal at...

LANE ONE: Lima has done well, but what is the future of the Pan...

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If you have been watching the XVIII Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, you have seen some compelling competition and some amazing stories, the...

LANE ONE: “The World Championships aren’t important. The Olympics are important.”

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Olympic sport is often ignored in the U.S., even at the level of the World Championships, when the same athletes who will be in...

ATHLETICS: Lomong defends 10,000 m title with blistering last lap, while Felix advances at...

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The USA Track & Field National Championships got busy on Thursday and Lopez Lomong knew he would have to do something special to be...

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