• IAAF overwhelmingly passes sweeping reforms
    Reuters1 hour ago

    IAAF overwhelmingly passes sweeping reforms

    By Gene Cherry MONACO (Reuters) - A sweeping reform package that changes how the scandal-hit governing body of world athletics operates was overwhelmingly passed at a special Congress on Saturday. "This is a very important moment in the history of our sport," IAAF president Sebastian Coe

  • Cycling: Golden girl Kenny puzzled by omnium changes
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Cycling: Golden girl Kenny puzzled by omnium changes

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's track cycling golden girl Laura Kenny says drastic changes to the omnium event she has owned at the past two Olympics have left her scratching her head. A few weeks after marrying six-times Olympic track champion Jason Kenny in September, cycling'

  • LA 2024 releases $5.3 billion budget; no new stadiums needed
    The Associated Press

    LA 2024 releases $5.3 billion budget; no new stadiums needed

    The Los Angeles bid committee for the 2024 Olympics released details of a nearly unheard-of budget plan Friday, insisting $5.3 billion will be enough to cover both operational and infrastructure costs for an Olympics that won't need any new, permanent stadiums. The cost would be less than half that

  • AP Source: NHLPA rejects offer to extend CBA for Olympics
    The Associated Press

    AP Source: NHLPA rejects offer to extend CBA for Olympics

    NHL players could still go to the 2018 Olympics, but it won't be in exchange for extending the collective bargaining agreement through 2025. A person with direct knowledge of the decision said the Players' Association on Friday rejected the NHL's offer to extend the current CBA three years