Baseball and softball's bid to return to the Olympic program got a boost Wednesday as organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Games considered ways the International Olympic Committee's reform agenda could impact planning for the event.
Breaking from the tradition of awarding the Olympics only to a single host city, the IOC is opening the door to possible wider bids — including bids from an entire country, joint bids from more than one city and even the possibility of events held in more than one country.
Lausanne, Switzerland (SportsNetwork.com) - The International Olympic Committee introduced an agenda Tuesday that could lead to changes in the bidding process for future Olympics and the staging of the Games themselves.
Jack Nelson became the only man to compete in an Olympic final event and later be named a head Olympic coach. Nelson led the United States women’s 400 freestyle relay to gold in the 1976 Montreal Summer Games.
Pembroke Pines high diver Steven LoBue will leap into a 90-foot-deep sinkhole in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula at the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series finale as he attempts to lock up the No. 2 ranking for the year.