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In the Shadow of Marion Jones

The fallout from the Marion Jones steroids scandal has been large and wide. Someone directly affected was Chryste Gaines, one of Jones’ teammates on the bronze-medal winning United States 100-meter relay team at the 2000 Olympic games in Sydney, Australia. It has been widely publicized that Jones was stripped of her medals and ordered by the United States Olympic Committee to return them. Chairman Peter Ueberroth then said that the rest of the team should also give their awards back, a gesture that would also hold symbolic value.

USA Basketball Team – Is it Going to Win the Gold Medals in 2008 Olympics?

USA basketball team was an unstoppable force during the early and mid nineties but things have changed and its invincibility is now gone. 12 players who will represent the USA team are now announced and they have big tasks and expectations ahead. Can they prove themselves in the Olympics and grab the gold medals?

A New Medal System For the Olympics

There should be no losers at the Olympics. This article proposes an alternative medal system that would recognize and honor every participant whether or not they finish in the top three places.

Will Asafa Powell and Tyson Gay Be Struck by a Bolt of Lightning?

Will Asafa Powell stamp his speed in history as the world’s fastest man and 2008 Olympic gold medalist in the Men’s 100 meters? Or will he like always get cold feet on the big occasion? Will the American and very consistent Tyson Gay take the finish line first? Will the narcissistic Usain Bolt; bolt his ego in history as the fastest man in the world and the 2008 Olympic gold medalist in the Men’s 100 meters and the icing on the cake bragging rights for the next four years? Only they can decide in this summer’s Beijing Olympics as they race against time.

World Pyro Olympics

The World Pyro Olympics was held in the Philippines every Saturday of May. The final of the competition was held on the 31st which was called the Fellowship of Fire Display. It was participated by countries such as Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, and Venezuela.

Beijing Olympics May Reinvigorate Atheltics Old Glory

With all of the controversy surrounding Olympic doping, the world seems to distrust history making performances. Has the glory day of Athletic competition past, or will 2008’s Beijing Olympics create a resurgence of excitement and support for the Athletic competition?

Usain Bolt is Back to Undecided About Beijing Double Bill

Last week Usain Bolt shattered countryman Asafa Powell’s 100m dash world record. In the aftermath of the race Usain Bolt said he was unsure about whether or not he will seek gold in both the 100m and 200m in Beijing, the 200m being his primary focus. Med-week this changed as Bolt said he will go for the double bill. Now we are back to undecided as Bolt admits that he has not made a decision and will allow the final decision to be made by coach Glenn Mills.

Jessica Ennis Will Be Missed at the Beijing Olympics

Jessica Ennis’s ankle scan results are in and the news is not good. She has sustained a stress fracture that has crushed her 2008 Olympic dreams. Jessica’s injury, combined with a number of others on the British team, could put some of the UK’s medal hopes on hold. Fortunately, UK performance athletics director Dave Collins still has high hopes for the Brits.

Usain Bolt to Seek Double Beijing Olympic Gold

After a thrilling 100m World Record last weekend, Jamaican Athlete Usain Bolt lets the world know that he will be doubling up in Beijing. Having always dreamed of taking Olympic Gold in the 200m, like his hero Michael Johnson, Bolt will now seek 100m Gold as well. This is all representative of his history of stellar performances.

Olympic Facts – 2008 Olympic Football Tournament

Can Argentina win the 2008 Olympic Football Tournament? Who would be the obvious favorites for the 2008 Beijing? How do you think Brazil will do at the Olympic Games? What do you know about Nigeria? How would you describe Honduras’s qualifying campaign?

Are The Olympics Unfair

Some people have suggested that the Olympics are unfair and would be made more fair if we would add age, height, and weight classes to each sport. This would include more people who would otherwise not be able to play and would produce more winners. Are these people on to something?

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