Uchimura primed to thrill fans once more

| Sep 20, 2014

Uchimura primed to thrill fans once more

by Ed Odeven

Kohei Uchimura returns to the spotlight at the Asian Games, and the legendary gymnast’s participation raises Japan’s medal hopes in Incheon, South Korea. Gymnastics competition is scheduled to begin on Sunday. For Uchimura, it’s tune-up time and preparation just weeks before the 2014 World ...

New sports center symbol of Haiti's recovery

| Jul 19, 2014

New sports center symbol of Haiti's recovery

by Ed Odeven

Haiti’s recovery from the 2010 earthquake that devastated the Caribbean nation is a slow, difficult process. But part of that recovery involves sports and Olympic-related opportunities. And the IOC has made a commitment to work with Haitian leaders and the international community to help ...

USOC chief calls for changes in bid voting

| Jun 14, 2014

USOC chief calls for changes in bid voting

by Ed Odeven

Larry Probst, the United States Olympic Committee chairman, won’t win a popularity contest within the IOC anytime soon. Not after speaking his mind about the voting process to award Olympic cities. In an exclusive interview with Sports Business Journal late last month, Probst revealed ...