Katie Ledecky and Caeleb Dressel won with their best times this year at a Tyr Pro Swim Series meet in San Antonio.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 12, 2024, 12:19 am
Sir Steve Redgrave says that it is unfair for athletics gold medallists to be paid prize money in Paris this summer while champions in other sports will receive nothing.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 11, 2024, 9:30 pm
Olivia Reeves, Mary Theisen-Lappen and Hampton Morris headline Americans in Olympic qualifying position after the last event.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 11, 2024, 12:32 pm
The 2024 Olympics will be in Paris, France. It is the third time the French capital has hosted the summer Games, the first being in 1900 and the second in 1924, exactly 100 years ago.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 11, 2024, 11:35 am
Countries being absent from an Olympic Games is nothing new with many sidelined due to political reasons while others have boycotted Games for protest reasons.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 11, 2024, 11:32 am
Ireland rower Philip Doyle is determined his experience at the Tokyo Olympics will not be replicated in Paris this summer.
Author: BBC
Posted: April 11, 2024, 11:26 am
The history of the Summer Olympics does not just show us how sports have evolved over time, but also holds a mirror up to the political and social contexts of the period.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 11, 2024, 8:20 am
Lord Coe is adamant World Athletics is not diverging from the spirit of the Olympics by becoming the first sport in the 128-year history of the Games to offer prize money for a gold medal.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 10, 2024, 9:40 pm
World Athletics says it will be the first international sports federation to pay Olympic gold medalists.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 10, 2024, 8:08 pm
World Athletics will reward gold medallists at this year's Olympic Games in Paris with $50,000 (£39,400) in prize money.
Author: BBC
Posted: April 10, 2024, 5:30 pm
A prize pot of $2.4 million will pay out 48 event winners with relay teams splitting the winnings.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: April 10, 2024, 4:35 pm
The Paris 2024 Summer Olympics, officially the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad, are just a matter of months away. The Games will be the first held in Europe since London hosted in 2012.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 10, 2024, 3:15 pm
The first athletes to represent Great Britain at the Olympics Games in Paris next year have been announced.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 10, 2024, 3:00 pm
British gymnast Max Whitlock plans to retire after the Paris Olympics.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 10, 2024, 12:00 pm
Max Whitlock has announced he will retire from gymnastics after the upcoming Olympic Games
Author: The Independent
Posted: April 10, 2024, 8:53 am
Britain's most successful gymnast Max Whitlock says it "feels right" to announce that he will retire after the Olympics this summer.
Author: BBC
Posted: April 10, 2024, 5:30 am
Organisers of Paris 2024 have admitted that the triathlon events could be postponed or become a duathlon for the first time in Olympic history because of pollution in the Seine river.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 9, 2024, 6:09 pm
Diana Taurasi played her first game for the U.S. senior national team on April 9, 2004.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 9, 2024, 11:00 am
Following the British trials, BBC Radio 5 live pundits Karen Pickering and Steve Parry debate Team GB's swimming medal chances at the Paris Olympics.
Author: BBC
Posted: April 8, 2024, 11:00 am
Duncan Scott fnished second behind Richards to secure a second qualification place for Paris 2024
Author: The Independent
Posted: April 8, 2024, 8:27 am
Italian firm Mondo will supply this summer's Paris Olympics with a custom purple track which could be the fastest yet for athletes hunting the biggest prizes in sport.The Paris track will be a striking purple rather than the traditional terracotta.
Author: AFP
Posted: April 8, 2024, 12:54 am
Matt Richards and Duncan Scott beat Tom Dean in the 200m freestyle at the British Olympic trials.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 7, 2024, 8:20 pm
The women's single scull, and men's and women's pairs advance directly to Paris. Other rowers must go to regatta next month in Switzerland to qualify.
Author: Herald-Tribune
Posted: April 7, 2024, 6:42 pm
Five rowers were added to the U.S. Olympic team at trials in Sarasota, Florida.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 7, 2024, 1:57 pm
The Scot is returning from a knee injury, but remains confident of a return to competitive running in time to make Team GB
Author: The Independent
Posted: April 6, 2024, 12:03 pm
French diver Alexis Jandard suffered an embarrassing slip during an event opening a new venue in Paris for the 2024 Summer Olympics. French president Emmanuel Macron was in attendance at the Olympic Aquatic Centre.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: April 5, 2024, 8:45 pm
French driver Alexis Jandard fell off a springboard during an event at the Paris Aquatics Centre, watched by French President Emmanuel Macron.
Author: USA TODAY Sports
Posted: April 5, 2024, 3:57 pm
French diver Alexis Jandard suffered a mishap on Thursday when he fell off the diving board in front of President Emmanuel Macron during an Olympic pool inauguration.
Author: CNN
Posted: April 5, 2024, 2:33 pm
This story appears in Sportico’s Morning Lead newsletter. Click here to sign up and get it delivered straight to your inbox. The opening ceremony of the 2024 Paris Olympics this summer is at once an opportunity for the host country to give a warm welcome to the 10,500 athletes competing in the Games and a chance to show off …
Author: Sportico
Posted: April 5, 2024, 9:55 am
Two-time Tour de France winner Jonas Vingegaard of Denmark sustained injuries in what his team called a "nasty crash."
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 4, 2024, 6:44 pm
Paul Schulte ended an eight-year retirement to make his fourth Paralympic team.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 4, 2024, 4:48 pm
An Olympic return is a "very emotional thought" for Scottish swimmer Kathleen Dawson after three years battling a career-threatening back injury.
Author: BBC
Posted: April 4, 2024, 12:07 pm
The 23-year-old has emerged with minor injuries just days after defending his men’s senior world title in Belgrade, Serbia, with the Paris Olympics just over three months away
Author: The Independent
Posted: April 4, 2024, 8:43 am
When Great Britain delivered their finest Olympic swimming performance three years ago, it was the men who won seven of the eight medals and also shared a world record-breaking mixed medley relay triumph.
Author: The Telegraph
Posted: April 3, 2024, 1:45 pm
Decorah's Naomi Simon, an Iowa women's wrestling signee and four-time state champion, will be competing in the Last Chance Olympic Trials qualifier
Author: The Des Moines Register
Posted: April 3, 2024, 10:40 am
After a medal eluded her in Tokyo, Olivia Coffey is excited to row for gold in Paris this summer.
Author: The Star Gazette
Posted: April 3, 2024, 8:05 am
Hampton Morris became the first American man to break a senior weightlifting world record since 1969.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 2, 2024, 7:30 pm
Kelly Cheng and Sara Hughes are set to compete at the Paris Olympics as reigning world champions.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 2, 2024, 11:21 am
Singapore’s Joseph Schooling, the 2016 Olympic 100m butterfly champion, announced his retirement.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: April 1, 2024, 10:19 pm
This Rochester-area woman changed the gymnastics world with her incredible moves.
Author: Democrat and Chronicle
Posted: March 29, 2024, 7:15 am
April Ross and Alix Klineman will play together for the first time since winning the Tokyo Olympics.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 27, 2024, 5:38 pm
The head of France's national cybersecurity agency said the Paris Olympics would be a "target" this year including for foreign states interested in "disrupting the opening ceremony or causing problems on public transport".These included "attacks from states that want to disrupt the Games because they are not happy for one reason or another, and who might try to disrupt the opening ceremony or cause problems on public transport", he said on the sidelines of a cybersecurity event in Lille, norther
Author: AFP
Posted: March 27, 2024, 2:46 pm
Jimmer Fredette, Canyon Barry, Kareem Maddox, Dylan Travis were selected to play for the USA men’s 3x3 basketball team at the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Author: USA TODAY Sports
Posted: March 26, 2024, 2:01 pm
Gretchen Walsh won seven events at the NCAA Championships, including breaking the American record in all three of her individual swims.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 25, 2024, 4:56 pm
The U.S. women's table tennis team for Paris is set, while men can still qualify.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 25, 2024, 4:53 pm
Meghan Musnicki is set to become the oldest U.S. woman to row at an Olympics.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 25, 2024, 4:29 pm
Forty-five states sanctioned girls' wrestling with high school state championships. Iowa became the first Power Five school to start a women's program
Author: USA TODAY Sports
Posted: March 25, 2024, 4:05 pm
Olympic and Paralympic athletes aim to give back to their local communities once the Paris Games end as part of the new ChangeMakers scheme.
Author: BBC
Posted: March 25, 2024, 12:01 am
Tom Daley helps the Great Britain mixed team win the first gold medal of the Diving World Cup in Berlin.
Author: BBC
Posted: March 22, 2024, 9:34 pm
Nevin Harrison, the first U.S. woman to win an Olympic canoe or kayak title, is going back to the Games after winning Olympic Trials.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: March 22, 2024, 5:02 pm