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Weightlifting, boxing and modern pentathlon in danger of Olympic exit

Lausanne, Switzerland: The sports of skateboarding, sports climbing and surfing that first featured at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics have been included in the initial sports program for the 2028 Games in Los Angeles, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Thursday.Weightlifting, boxing and modern pentathlon were not among the 28 sports, however, and must meet…

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Difficult times call for strong leadership and Thomas Bach is delivering

FILE PHOTO: President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach delivers a speech during a ceremony for the 100-year anniversary of the creation of the IOC Executive Board, in Ancient Olympia, Greece, October 17, 2021. REUTERS/Costas Baltas/File Photo/File Photo2021 has been a year unlike any other in the sporting world thanks to the ongoing…

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98.7 The Shark – Tampa Bay’s Classic Rock

98.7 The Shark – Tampa Bay’s Classic Rock Dave & Chuck The Freak Podcasts Search   5 ‘Rolling Stone’ Album Reviews of Iconic Debuts that Haven’t Aged Well Author: Erica Banas // Rock Music Reporter Date: 01 / 12 / 2022 Led Zeppelin: All 92 Songs Ranked Author: Erica Banas // Rock Music Reporter Date:…

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Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics – Athletes, Medals & Results

Sport and SolidarityThe Tokyo 2020 Games were an unprecedented demonstration of unity and solidarity as the world came together for the first time following the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic for an Olympic Games focused on the pure essentials: a celebration of athletes and sport.This sense of solidarity was critical to the success of the…

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Sofia Goggia wins downhill; Breezy Johnson clinches Olympic spot

Italian Sofia Goggia won her seventh consecutive World Cup downhill start, while American Breezy Johnson clinched a spot on her second Olympic team on Saturday.Goggia, bidding in February to become the second skier to repeat as Olympic downhill champion, prevailed by .27 of a second over Johnson in Val d’Isere, France. Austrian Mirjam Puchner was third.“[Goggia] is skiing phenomenally right now,…

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Shaun White believes Beijing 2022 will be his last Olympics

Shaun White believes his bid for a fifth Olympics will also be his last.White, trying to become the oldest male Olympic halfpipe rider in history at age 35, recently revealed that he plans to make his farewell to Olympic competition at the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, assuming he qualifies.“This is, I think, my last run,”…

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How many gold medals did USA have? Complete list of 2021 Olympic medalists from United States

Team USA is used to winning gold medals at the Olympic Games, especially during the summer. In the history of the Summer Games, no country has medaled more than the United States. Through the 2021 Olympics, Team USA has 2,636 Summer Olympic medals to its name. Of those, 1,061 are gold. That’s better than 40 percent…

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Three sports gone, three sports added to LA28 Summer Olympics

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach attends the Executive Board meeting in the lead-up to Beijing 2022 at the Olympic House in Lausanne, Switzerland, December 9, 2021. Greg Martin/IOC/Handout via REUTERS THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVESThree of the oldest sports on the Olympic program have been replaced…

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Los Angeles 2028: Boxing, weightlifting and modern pentathlon facing uncertain Olympic Games future

Weightlifting and modern pentathlon also have to prove themselves before being included on IOC list of sports for 2028 Games but surfing, skateboarding and speed climbing all retain places after debuting in Tokyo this summer Last Updated: 09/12/21 9:41pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Boxing, weightlifting and modern pentathlon have…

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Florida’s Speciality License Plates Have Stolen Millions From Manatees and Panthers

/cdn-cgi/scripts/5c5dd728/cloudflare-static/email-decode.min.js Off US 1 at the Suniland Shopping Center in Miami’s Pinecrest neighborhood resides one of the most dreaded places for local motorists: the Suniland Auto Tag Agency, a one-stop shop for all vehicular bureaucratic needs, from boat registration to title transfers to tag renewals. On a recent Monday morning, the agency — tucked away…