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.
Oscar Pistorius' agent is seeking a prison meeting with the double-amputee athlete in the next few days to discuss his career, with South Africa's Olympic committee saying Thursday the runner can't compete for the full five years of his jail sentence.
The IOC pushed forward Thursday with plans to revamp the troubled Olympic bidding process by making it more of an "invitation" rather than an "application" — but upheld the ban on member visits to candidate cities.
IOC leaders gather in the Swiss lakeside town of Montreux this week to put the finishing touches on a package of reforms, including changes to the bidding process and sports program and creation of an Olympic television channel.