(TOKYO) -- Climbing gyms have been filling up across the U.S. in recent years, and now, the sport is making its Olympic debut in Tokyo.This is the first time climbing will be in competition at the Olympics, with events scheduled to start Aug. 3,... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Jamaica swept the women's 100m at Tokyo 2020 -- repeating a feat only the Caribbean island nation has accomplished in Olympic history.Elaine Thompson-Herah defended her 2016 gold medal with an Olympic record and personal best of 10.61 seconds, and assumed the title of... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Female athletes are breaking with their sports' apparel conventions -- if not regulations -- to prioritize their comfort during competitions, and making major statements in the process.In Tokyo this week, members of the German women's gymnastics team sported full-length bodysuits, as opposed... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Caeleb Dressel set a new world record in swimming at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.Two days after setting an American record in the 100-meter freestyle, Dressel one-upped himself with a world record in winning gold in the 100-meter butterfly.Dressel broke his own world record... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- When U.S. Olympian Tara Davis competes in the long jump competition this weekend at the Tokyo Olympics, cheering her on from home will be her boyfriend, Hunter Woodhall.When Woodhall, a two-time Paralympic medalist sprinter, competes in the Tokyo Paralympics next month, the... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- One medal and Olympic sprinter Allyson Felix could make history. Two, and she'll smash another record.The 35-year-old U.S. track star has won nine medals across four Olympics -- the most out of any female athlete in U.S. track and field history.If she... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- The U.S. faced off against the Netherlands Friday in soccer at the Olympics and won.This was their first match of the knockout stage of the Tokyo Olympics, and with that, the Americans will advance to the next game.It was a dramatic finish... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Cruising into the medal rounds Thursday, Serbia's Novak Djokovic could be on his way to making men's tennis history at this year's Olympic Games.Every year, tennis players have the opportunity to achieve a Grand Slam by winning all four majors: the Australian... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Sunisa Lee has won gold in the gymnastics all-around at the Tokyo Olympics.Americans have now won gold in the women's gymnastics all-around for the last five Olympic Games, starting with Carly Patterson in 2004, Nastia Liukin in 2008, Gabby Douglas in 2012... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- The Australian Olympic track and field team is resuming all normal activities after a short-lived COVID-19 scare.The team briefly went into quarantine after three fully vaccinated members had contact with someone on the U.S. team who tested positive for COVID-19, the Australian... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Candy Jacobs has spent the last eight days inside a tiny, spartan hotel room in Tokyo -- unable to see friends, skate board or even breathe fresh air. It's a far cry from the open-air Ariake Urban Sports Park where the Dutch... Read More.