1960 Olympic 5,000-meter champion Murray Halberg dead at 89
Dec. 01, 2022 12:15 AM EST
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Murray Halberg, who overcame serious injury to win the 5,000-meter gold medal at the 1960 Rome Olympics and later devoted his life to...
Paris 2024 Olympics, Paralympics mascot is a smiling hat
By Masha Macpherson And Thomas Adamson Nov. 14, 2022 05:51 AM EST
The 2024 Paralympics in Paris won't open in stadium
By John Leicester Oct. 20, 2022 07:28 AM EDT
Paris taps French stage director Jolly for Olympic opening
Sep. 21, 2022 10:36 AM EDT
IOC president Bach discusses 'challenges' for 2026 Games
By Andrew Dampf Sep. 16, 2022 11:00 AM EDT
Table tennis CEO Virginia Sung gets board spot on USOPC
By Eddie Pells Aug. 10, 2022 10:37 PM EDT
DENVER (AP) — USA Table Tennis CEO Virginia Sung won an election to serve on the board of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee on Wednesday. She will take over...
USOPC chooses triathlon exec Rocky Harris as sports leader
By Eddie Pells Aug. 02, 2022 01:00 PM EDT
DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee hired USA Triathlon and onetime Arizona State athletics executive Rocky Harris on Tuesday to head its sports...
Los Angeles Olympics to begin July 14, 2028
Jul. 18, 2022 07:12 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 2028 Los Angeles Olympics kicked off a six-year countdown on Monday with the announcement of the dates for the Games’ return to the city. ...
US Olympic leaders tab former LA28 CEO Gene Sykes as chair
By Eddie Pells Jul. 08, 2022 07:59 PM EDT
The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee chose Gene Sykes as its next chairman Friday, elevating the former CEO of the Los Angeles 2028 organizing committee to a...
Vonn urges athletes use platform for good 'especially today'
By Eddie Pells Jun. 24, 2022 11:12 PM EDT
Tensions sparking change in US Olympic world, but how much?
By Eddie Pells Jun. 24, 2022 03:26 PM EDT
Salt Lake City Winter Olympics bid more likely for 2034
By Eddie Pells Jun. 23, 2022 03:02 PM EDT
Phelps, Vonn among those heading to US Olympic & Para Hall
Jun. 06, 2022 11:10 AM EDT
Bidens to host 2020, 2022 US Olympic Teams at White House
May. 02, 2022 06:39 PM EDT
Sex abuse case in snowboarding exposes flaws in reporting
By Eddie Pells Apr. 14, 2022 12:50 PM EDT
Russia invasion upends Olympic 'neutrality' — if it existed
By Stephen Wade Mar. 15, 2022 12:07 AM EDT
Paralympics close to end Asia's run at center of world sport
Mar. 13, 2022 07:28 AM EDT
Ukraine stirs flashbacks for US Paralympian Jasmin Bambur
By Pat Graham Mar. 10, 2022 04:50 PM EST
Russians heading home; reserve right to later legal action
Mar. 04, 2022 03:55 AM EST
As war rages, Paralympics open in Beijing without Russia
By Ken Moritsugu Mar. 04, 2022 12:52 AM EST