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Lochte Reportedly Suspended 10 Months by USOC After False Robbery Story

American swimmer Ryan Lochte has reportedly been handed a 10-month suspension by the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and USA Swimming for claiming to...

FINA Doping Control Review Board Chair, Other Members Reportedly Resign in Protest at Response...

Three members of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Doping Control Review Board, including the chairman Andrew Pipe, have reportedly resigned in protest at how...

USA Swimming Appoints Robinson to National Team High Performance Director Role

USA Swimming officials have announced the appointment of Keenan Robinson as their national team high performance director. The newly-created position has been aimed at helping...

Biles, Phelps Among USOC Nominees for Rio 2016 Awards

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has announced the list of Olympic nominees for its post-Rio 2016 awards with gymnastics sensation Simone Biles among...

Suit of Lies in a Suit of Lights

Several students recently explained to me that lying has become a part of the fabric of American culture. They further explained that it is...

Ryan Lochte Was Never a Hero

It is doubtful anyone is going to learn any lessons from swimmer Ryan Lochte about why athletes should be appreciated for just their athletic...

Lochte Charged by Brazilian Police With Filing a False Robbery Report

Brazilian police have charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte with filing a false statement about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. A...

Speedo, Ralph Lauren Among Sponsors to Drop Lochte Following Rio 2016 Antics

Swimwear and fashion giants Speedo and Ralph Lauren have each dropped their sponsorship of American swimmer Ryan Lochte following worldwide criticism of his drunken...

US Olympic Committee Apologizes for Behavior of Swimmers

The US Olympic Committee apologized for what it called the “unacceptable behavior” of four American swimmers who falsely said they had been robbed at...

Chinese 15-Year-Old Wins Women’s Olympic 10m Platform Diving Title With Dominant Display

China finished with a 100 per cent record in women’s diving events at Rio 2016 after 15-year-old Ren Qian produced a dominant display to...

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