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  • Good times roll at Special Olympics Bocce Ball tournament in Bridgeport September 26, 2021 8:03 am WGN 9 - Illinois CHICAGO — The good times rolled Saturday at the Special Olympics Bocce Ball tournament in Bridgeport. Among the competitors was Danny Bauer, who entered Saturday’s competition for his 14th year. Special Olympics Chicago started the popular tournament more …
  • Grand final TV coverage rates through roof, beats Olympics opening September 26, 2021 7:42 am The Age Saturday night’s AFL grand final out-rated this year’s Olympic Games opening ceremony, recording 3.9 million viewers to make it the most watched television program so far in 2021. For just the second time, the AFL grand final – won on Saturday night by the …
  • Tokyo 2020 Olympics OCT Failure Probe: Ministry Panel In final Stage Of investigation September 26, 2021 12:26 am Complete Sports The panel set up by the Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare to probe why 10 Nigerian track and field athletes failed to complete the mandatory three out-of-competition tests which subsequently led to their ineligibility to …
  • Tokyo Olympics has changed our mentality, says Neha Goyal September 25, 2021 11:10 pm Argentina News.Net New Delhi [India], September 25 (ANI): Midfielder Neha Goyal formed an integral part of the Indian women's hockey team that reached the semi-final at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Though the team narrowly missed out on a medal after pushing Great Britain to …
  • Liu wins Nebelhorn to give US 3rd entry for Beijing Olympics September 25, 2021 10:19 pm ABC News Two-time national champion Alysa Liu has won the Nebelhorn Trophy women’s competition, giving the U.S. a third qualifying spot for the figure skating competition at the Winter Olympics in Beijing next year ByThe Associated Press September 25, 2021, 9:14 PM …
  • Beloved Special Olympics athlete from North Carolina in ICU battling COVID-19 September 25, 2021 7:26 pm ABC11 - North Carolina CONCORD, N.C. (WTVD) -- A beloved North Carolina Special Olympics athlete is in the ICU fighting COVID-19. "He has a smile that will just light up a room, and we miss that," his sibling Robin Collyer told WSOC in Charlotte. TJ Carpenter has been …
  • Our Tokyo Olympics performance changed our mentality and gave us self belief: Neha Goyal September 25, 2021 10:53 am The Indian Express Neha Goyal, 24, from Sonepat in Haryana, was an integral part of the first-ever Indian women’s hockey team that reached an Olympic semi-final at the 2020 Tokyo Games last month. Indians missed out on a medal after pushing Great Britain to the edge in the …
  • Hearts of Oak, Great Olympics clash in Accra derby on matchday 16 September 25, 2021 10:35 am Ghana MMA Hearts will play Oly on Matchday 16 The first fixture in the Accra derby will be played on matchday 16 at the Accra Sports Stadium between Ghanaian giants Hearts of Oak and Great Olympics. - Advertisement - In the fixtures released by the Ghana FA, Hearts …
  • In U.N. speech, Suga touts success of Tokyo Olympics despite divided public September 25, 2021 9:20 am Japan Times Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga hailed this summer’s Tokyo Games as a success, saying in a speech at the U.N. General Assembly that the host country “achieved what we set out to do” despite the pressures of a public that was divided over holding the event …
  • Aussies take podium spot at ‘Robot Olympics’ with help from Bluey September 25, 2021 9:08 am The Age The Australian team was made up of members of CSIRO’s Data61 team, Brisbane-based CSIRO spin-out robotics company Emesent, and colleagues at the Georgia Institute of Technology in the US. Those latter members of the team became invaluable when the event …
  • Aussies claim silver at 'Robot Olympics' September 25, 2021 8:46 am PerthNow A technically brilliant team led by Australia's national science agency has kicked NASA's butt in a global challenge deep inside the bowels of the Earth. The CSIRO-led team has claimed silver at an event participants think of as the 'Robot …
  • Skipping Olympics already paying dividends for Sarpreet Singh September 25, 2021 8:13 am TVNZ He could’ve been a star in the OlyWhites’ historic Tokyo campaign. Your playlist will load after this ad The midfielder hoped he could secure his club future first, with half an eye on the All Whites' World Cup run next year. Source: 1 NEWS But …
  • Rowing-Parkinson steps down as British Rowing CEO after poor Olympics display September 25, 2021 7:30 am Channel News Asia Andy Parkinson stepped down as chief executive of British Rowing on Friday, nearly two months after Britain's disappointing performance at the Tokyo Olympics. Britain won only two medals in Tokyo, bringing home a silver in men's quadruple sculls …
  • Poker Run to Support Bruins Special Olympics Team September 25, 2021 1:16 am KWON - Oklahoma The Bartlesville Poker Run will be held on Saturday, Oct. 2 for the Bartlesville Bruins Special Olympics Team. The event will take place at Humble Road Church, 304 S. Seminole Avenue in Bartlesville. Registration and a hamburger lunch will be held at 11:00 …
  • Special Olympics Nevada to hold Southern Nevada law enforcement Torch Run October 8 September 24, 2021 10:50 pm 8 News NOW - Nevada LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Special Olympics Nevada (SONV) is holding its annual Southern Nevada Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) on Friday, October 8 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Traditionally, the event features more than 500 law enforcement officers from 42 …
  • Winning Olympians on their first AYF Olympics experience September 24, 2021 9:44 pm The Armenian Weekly - Massachusetts The AYF Olympics is a special event where chapters get to showcase their membership, athletes or not, win or lose. Over the past two years, the Providence “Varantian” chapter made a concerted effort to bring in new members, both from within and outside the …
  • Salt Lake’s desire to host an Olympics is ‘very clear’ to IOC, but no formal bid has been made yet September 24, 2021 8:25 pm The Salt Lake Tribune - Utah (Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Ukraine's Dmitri Dmitrenko skates during the Men's Free Skate Thursday at the Salt Lake Ice Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.   | Sep. 24, 2021, 7:54 p.m. | Updated: 8:01 p.m. A handful …
  • Japan's leader says Olympics were 'symbol of global unity' September 24, 2021 8:17 pm Spectrum Bay News 9 - Florida UNITED NATIONS (AP) — At a U.N. General Assembly meeting packed with global gloom, Japan's outgoing leader highlighted what he cast as a moment of inspiration: the Tokyo Olympics, controversially held in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic. “While …
  • Vancouver-based Lululemon replaces Hudson's Bay as Team Canada outfitter for Olympics September 24, 2021 8:06 pm The Georgia Straight A Vancouver-based athleticwear company has become the new supplier of apparel and accessories for Canada’s Olympic teams. On September 23, the Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee named Lululemon as Team Canada’s official outfitter. …
  • Students of NIPS are Another Step Ahead to Represent India at the 46th Skill Olympics 2021, Shanghai September 24, 2021 7:30 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- NewsVoir) Kolkata, West Bengal, India A proud moment for NIPS School of Hotel Management . After competing among many promising aspiring chefs at the state level, two promising students of NIPS; Ms. Ushasi Ray Choudhury and Mr. Abhishek Kumar Shaw …