Tokyo was deemed to be too hot for marathoners, but there’s evidence that the heat helps sprinters. A little rain might not hurt, either.
For Jere Longman's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
Gymnast was widely embraced as the latest elite athlete who had the courage to acknowledge her vulnerability.
News of the death brought an outpouring of mourning and remembrance in Argentina, becoming virtually the sole topic of conversation.
The decision earlier this month came as a shock to transgender players, especially in light of the organization's push for inclusion in the sport.