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World’s Strongest Paralympian Delivers World Record as Powerlifting Competition Draws to a Close

Siamand Rahman lived up to his status as the world’s strongest Paralympian after the Iranian star produced a world record lift on the final...

Independent Paralympic Athletes Team Member Among Nominees for Prestigious Award

Independent Paralympic Athletes (IPA) team member Ibrahim Al-Hussein has been named among the six nominees shortlisted for the Whang Youn Dai Achievement Award, which...

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Spectators Reveal Concerns

At the request of Dr. Klaus Schormann, President of the Union Internationale de Pentathlon (UIPM), Dr. Norbert Mueller, head professor at University of Kaiserslautern...

IOC Officials Claim They Did Nothing Wrong When Discussing With Hickey THG Sports Being...

Senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) officials did nothing wrong when discussing with Patrick Hickey the possibility of giving THG Sports a role in selling...

Belgian Paralympian Speaks Out About Plans to End Own Life Through Euthanasia

Belgian wheelchair racer Marieke Vervoort, the silver medalist in the women’s 400 meters T52 event here at the Rio 2016 Paralmypic Games, has spoken out...

Rio 2016 Ticket Probe Widened as Brazilian Police Name New Suspect and Claim Cartan...

Brazilian police investigating ticketing touting at last month's Olympic Games here widened their search today when they named the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI)...

Armour: Ryan Lochte’s 10-Month Suspension is Unnecessarily Harsh

Ryan Lochte isn’t the only one to “over exaggerate” when it comes to that embarrassing incident at a Rio gas station. The U.S. Olympic Committee...

Dame Sarah Storey Becomes Britain’s Most Successful Female Paralympian With 12th Gold

Dame Sarah Storey became the most decorated female Paralympian in British history after securing the 12th gold medal of her career at the Olympic...

Lochte’s 10 Month Suspension Confirmed by USOC as Three Teammates Handed Four Month Sanctions

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and USA Swimming have confirmed that swimmer Ryan Lochte has been given a 10 month suspension for claiming...

Let’s Make the Refugee Olympic Team More Than a Symbol

The Refugee Olympic Team was a wonderful initiative of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and I congratulate them on enabling 10 athletes who are refugees...

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