Simone Biles admits she shouldn’t have been in Tokyo but says “I wouldn’t change anything”

The most decorated gymnast of all time ended up withdrawing from five of her six finals, citing her mental health and a loss of spatial awareness during her routines.

McLaren Investigating Two International Federations

(ATR) The Canadian lawyer who detailed the Russian doping scandal is looking into issues at both FIBA and AIBA.

FIBA statement regarding allegations of systemic sexual harassment within the Mali Basketball Federation

Estey & Bomberger on California State Supreme Court Ruling: US Olympic NGBs Have A Duty to Protect Athletes from Sexual Abuse

Standing Up for the Athletes

(ATR) A Q&A with Maximilian Klein of Athleten Deutschland, who updates efforts on behalf of athletes on a number of issues. 

USOPC Backs Changes by U.S. Congress

(ATR) USOPC leader downplays possible IOC conflict over legislation awaiting signature of President Donald Trump.

Statement from the U.S. Center for SafeSport on the "Empowering Olympic, Paralympic, and Amateur Athletes Act of 2020"

IOC, JOC Address Abuse in Japanese Sport

(ATR) The IOC and JOC presidents discuss the issue following the release of a Human Rights Watch report.

Message from the FIG President - All voices matter

#ICYMI: USA Swimming Facing Lawsuits; Don Porter Remembered; Collectibles & Corona

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

USA Swimming Facing Sex Abuse Lawsuits

(ATR) Six former athletes say USA Swimming did nothing to prevent sexual abuse by coaches.

USOPC Taken to Court by Foundation for Global Sports Development

(ATR) The GSD complaint seeks damages for breach of contract, citing USOPC's failure to protect young athletes.

USA Swimming sexual abuse victim wins the war in a contentious court battle.

Courage First Sends At The Heart Of Gold On Tour To Prevent Child Sex Abuse

The Foundation for Global Sports Development is dedicated to fighting sexual abuse and has committed $1 million towards a new education and abuse prevention program called COURAGE FIRST...

IOC Conflict Possible Over US Olympic Reforms

(ATR) Legislation in the U.S. Congress is aimed at accountability when athletes face abuse.

"At The Heart Of Gold" Documentary Premieres

(ATR) Documentary on USA Gymnastics sexual abuse scandal premieres for film festival and major network.  

USA Olympic Diving Head Coach Accused of Covering Up the Sexual Abuse of Female Divers

Change Ahead for U.S. Olympic Committee -- Top Story Replay

(ATR) A new CEO could herald a new USOC in the wake of sex abuse scandals ...

Change Ahead for U.S. Olympic Committee

(ATR) A new CEO could herald a new USOC in the wake of sex abuse scandals ... 

HBO Acquires Gymnastics Scandal Film

(ATR) The U.S. gymnastics sexual abuse saga will be told in a new documentary on HBO in 2019.

USOC Nearing End of CEO Search

(ATR) And other updates from the latest USOC board of directors meeting in Washington, D.C.

Sport Leaders Face Congressional Questions

(ATR) As leadership prepares for a grilling in Congress, the USOC says it is continuing to prioritize athletes.

Brazilian Sport Teams Up Against Sexual Abuse

(ATR) The COB, the Ministry of Sport and the presidents of the Brazilian Olympic Confederations approve document.

USOC Pledges Short, Medium Term Culture Change Amid Scandals

(ATR) USOC leadership outlines an "athletes action plan" to change culture amid multiple sexual abuse scandals.

USOC, USA Gymnastics Targeted By Olympian Lawsuit

(ATR) Aly Raisman sues for damages over the sexual abuse she suffered from the U.S team doctor for gymnastics.

Safe Sport Number One Task Says New USOC Chief

(ATR)  CEO Susanne Lyons says Scott Blackmun "a casualty" of the USA Gymnastics sex abuse scandal.

Investigations, Resignations in Wake of USA Gymnastics Scandal

(ATR) Two U.S. government bodies investigating sexual abuse in sport after sentencing of former USAG team doctor.

Nassar Sentencing is Over, USA Gymnastics Overhaul Just Beginning

(ATR) The ex-team doctor for USA Gymnastics hit with 175 years in prison as USOC outlines a new future for USAG.

Safe Sport - A Second Ban for Volleyball Coach

(ATR) A prominent coach is banned for life by USA Volleyball.

No 'Preaching to the Converted' at Play the Game 2017

(ATR) Play the Game Founder Jens Andersen says a variety of viewpoints at the conference is its greatest strength.