International Tennis Federation, Special Olympics Announce Partnership

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) and Special Olympics have announced an agreement for a long-term "strategic" partnership. As part of the relationship, the ITF will...

Kalmadi Chairs Asian Athletics Association Meeting Despite Corruption Charges

Suresh Kalmadi is at the center of a new controversy after he chaired a meeting of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) Executive Council in...

Exclusive: Olympic Brand in Decline Ahead of Rio 2016, Study Claims

The Olympic Partner (TOP) sponsors are among the worst affected by the Zika virus and a “relative decline of the Olympic brand”, a study...

The NCAA—Guilty Until Proven Innocent

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is  an organization created by colleges over 100 years ago in an effort to avoid federal government interference...

NIH Math Model Predicts Effects of Diet, Physical Activity on Childhood Weight

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have created and confirmed the accuracy of a mathematical model that predicts how weight and body fat...

The city of Lausanne has given the IOC the go-ahead for a new headquarters

The city of Lausanne has given the IOC the go-ahead to build a new, 160 million CHF (approx. 156 million US$ or 147 million...

Brunei Pull Out of Hosting 2019 Southeast Asian Games

The Brunei Darussalam National Olympic Council (BDNOC) have pulled out of hosting the 2019 Southeast Asian Games, it has been announced. The country were due...

College-Style Spread Schemes Will Test the NFL’s Adaptability

How many times have we heard those famous epithets, “It’ll never work,” or “We’ve always done it this way!”?  And, how many times can...

The Olympics Have to Go to Africa, Says Coe

London 2012 chairman Sebastian Coe claims more major sports events must be taken around the world in order to improve the infrastructure and enhance...

Are Cities in a Minor League Baseball Bidding War?

By Evan Weiner | In the event you haven’t noticed, moderately sized American cities have caught Triple A Minor League Baseball fever and have decided...

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