• Paralympic great Weir brands British Athletics 'a joke'
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Paralympic great Weir brands British Athletics 'a joke'

    Six-time Paralympics gold medalist David Weir labeled British Athletics "a joke" on Tuesday and said he would never represent his country again. Weir, who won four golds at the London 2012 Games and two in Beijing four years earlier, took to his Twitter account to vent his anger, without detailing

  • Jamaican bobsled team crowdfunds for coach
    Fourth-Place Medal4 hours ago

    Jamaican bobsled team crowdfunds for coach

    Winston Watts of Jamaica pilots a bobsleigh practice run ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Sanki Sliding Center. This might be the sequel to Cool Runnings everyone has been waiting for. The Jamaican Bobsled team needs a coach and with John Candy’s fictional character of Irv Blitzer nowhere

  • Chile amateur goes from no big victories to Masters
    The Associated Press5 hours ago

    Chile amateur goes from no big victories to Masters

    Toto Gana hit what he described as the ''best shot I've hit in my whole life,'' a wedge to 3 feet for a birdie to win the Latin America Amateur Championship and earn a trip to the Masters in April. Asked what his greatest achievement in golf was before his victory in Panama, the

  • Russian skier faces questions over racing during suspension
    The Associated Press

    Russian skier faces questions over racing during suspension

    Maxim Vylegzhanin won three silver medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi but was suspended last month by the International Ski Federation after he was accused of being one of 12 medalists whose doping samples were allegedly swapped for clean ones. Despite his suspension, Vylegzhanin has carried