FINA confirms athlete expression opportunities for Tokyo 2020

Change to Tokyo 2020 Para Athletics Medal Events Programme

Spanish Winter Olympic Medalist Mourned

(ATR) The cause of death may have been a fall, say news reports.

Lausanne 2020 Medals Unveiled

(ATR) The IOC launched a competition inviting artists to submit designs to create medals for next year's Youth Olympics. 

Joint meeting of IOC EB and IOC Athletes' Commission sees discussion on crucial topics

London Gold for Canadian Weightlifter

(ATR) Weightlifter Christine Girard of Canada tells ATR she’s proud to represent clean sport.

The Hula Report: A Hula on the Podium in PyeongChang

(ATR) For the first time in the Olympics, there's a Hula among the medal winners.

Team Canada unveils bold new Be Olympic' brand platform highlighting Canadian values

PyeongChang Presents Medal Podiums and Costumes

(ATR) White podiums and colorful Korean garb will greet Olympic champions receiving their medals in PyeongChang

Atlanta 1996 Olympic Venue Implodes but Legacy Remains

(ATR) The Georgia Dome may now be in rubble but its Olympic legacy will never be destroyed.

Putin Blames U.S. for Anti-Russia Doping Fervor

(ATR) Four more Russians banned from the 2018 Winter Games... Putin says U.S. behind it all.

Spectators Embrace Aquatics Championships in Hungary

(ATR) Passion for sport shown by fans at the 2017 FINA World Championships surprise the sport's executive director.

Olympians Battle for NBA, NHL Supremacy

(ATR) Olympic teammates now find themselves on opposing sides of the NBA Finals and NHL Stanley Cup.

U.S. Olympic Committee commends Colorado medal tax exemption bill for Team USA athletes

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper enacted House Bill 1104, exempting most Team USA athletes from state taxes on medals and bonuses won at the Olympic and Paralympic Games the United States Olympic Committee announced today. The new state-based legislation reinforces the federal law – the United States Appreciation for Olympians and Paralympians Act – that was enacted in October 2016, and exempts federal taxes for all Games medal-related income in 2018 and beyond.

Fiji Honors Rugby Sevens With Banknote -- NOCs News

(ATR) Also: Rio 2016 Medalists Honored in Japan

2008 Olympic Medalists Add World Series to Resume

(ATR) Dexter Fowler and Jake Arrieta fueled the Chicago Cubs to their first World Series title in 108 years.

Judoka Returns Home with Brazil's First Gold at Rio 2016 -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also: new concussion software successful at rugby's Olympic return; Olympic champion headlines ITTF World Cup.

The Hula Report - New Woes for Lying Swimmers

(ATR) It’s not over for those four swimmers … Pat Hickey, prisoner … a King at the Games … in The Hula Report.

The Hula Report: A New Kick in the Gut of the IOC

(ATR) The arrest of Pat Hickey is the latest assault on the image of the IOC, says ATR Editor Ed Hula …

The Hula Report: Rio Glories

(ATR) The gods provide what Rio 2016 cannot ... ATR Editor Ed Hula has more.

History for Fiji as Rugby Sevens Prove Perfect Fit for Olympics

(ATR) Fiji joins the ranks of 131 other countries with its first Olympic medal, a gold in rugby sevens Olympic debut.

Henrik Stenson Chases First Major, Looks Forward to Rio

(ATR) Nothing would make Henrik Stenson happier than claiming his first Major title at Royal Troon, but an Olympic gold isn't far behind.

LeBron James Opts out of Rio 2016

(ATR) The U.S. Men’s National Basketball team will choose 12 players to compete at Rio 2016 next week knowing some of its biggest stars are not interested.

'World Coming to Louisville' for Ali Funeral

(ATR) Louisville Mayor says Muhammad Ali's home town will be the center of the world's attention when the boxer is laid to rest this week.

WNBA President Guarantees U.S. Gold at Rio 2016

(ATR) WNBA president Lisa Borders tells ATR she expects Olympic gold for the U.S. women’s team this summer in Rio.

Frenchman Etienne Diemunsch finally earns Huatulco World Cup title after four attempts

The 2016 Huatulco ITU Triathlon World Cup podium presented three new faces to its podium today as Frenchman Etienne Diemunsch was able to finally grab his first gold medal on the course after four attempts. 

Gracenote's Data Analytics Predicts Winners and Losers of 2016 Rio Olympics

Gracenote®, the world’s leading provider of entertainment data and subsidiary of Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO), is using its sports data expertise to predict which countries and athletes will step up at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games if the games were held today.

Russia Takes Home Gold at World Mixed Doubles Curling Championships

Curling: Russia win Gold at World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2016

Maria Grozdeva, President of the Bulgaria Shooting Union, wins her 16th World Cup Gold medal in Rio

Grozdeva came back atop of an ISSF World Cup podium six years after her last victory, in Belgrade (SRB) in 2010.

Fernandez earns Spain's second Gold medal in Rio, Ukraine's Kostevych dominates the Air Rifle Women final

The second day of the ISSF World Cup at the Olympic Shooting Centre in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) saw the Spanish flag wave once again higher than the other ones, while Athens 2004 Gold medallist grabbed her seventh World Cup Gold medal.