Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Olympic games News

Ryan Murphy talks postponement of Olympic Games, #RecesswithRyan Special

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Murphy chatted with Digital Journal about his latest endeavors, the postponement of the Olympic Games, and #RecesswithRyan as part of his partnership with the Goldfish Swim School.

Haylie McCleney talks softball, Tokyo Olympic Games, and success Special

Two-time champion softball player Haylie McCleney (Team USA) chatted with Digital Journal about her career in the sport and the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Tom Shields talks Olympic Games in 2021, mental health importance Special

Olympic gold medalist swimmer Tom Shields chatted with Digital Journal about the Tokyo Olympic Games, which got postponed to 2021, as well as being a part of the International Swimming League, where he competed for the Los Angeles Current.

Catching up with Michael Andrew: Summer Olympic Games, ISL, Lumen Special

World-class swimmer Michael Andrew chatted with Digital Journal's Markos Papadatos, while he is in quarantine in California. He shared his views about the Olympic Games getting postponed and opened up about the ISL, Lumen, and his future goals.

Tokyo Olympic Games are officially postponed to 2021

It's official. The Tokyo Olympics Games are being postponed to 2021, due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic that has been affecting the globe.

2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo will go ahead, says Japanese PM

On March 14, Japan's Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, stated that the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo will go ahead as planned amid the Coronavirus outbreak.

Op-Ed: Guilherme Guido is the 'One to Watch' at the 2020 Olympic Games

Brazilian swimmer Guilherme Guido is the "One to Watch" at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. He is a true backstroke king.

Sam Kendricks talks American record, road to 2020 Olympic Games Special

Two-time world champion pole vaulter Sam Kendricks chatted with Digital Journal about his plans for 2020 (which include the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo), setting a new American indoor record, and he shared if there will be a Sam Kendricks Challenge No. 3.

Op-Ed: Marcelo Chierighini is the 'One to Watch' at 2020 Olympic Games

Brazilian freestyle swimmer Marcelo Chierighini is the "One to Watch" at the upcoming 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Op-Ed: Katinka Hosszu is the 'One to Watch' at the 2020 Olympic Games

World-class Hungarian swimmer Katinka Hosszu is the "One to Watch" at the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo. Hosszu is affectionately known as "The Iron Lady," and rightfully so.

Shane Ryan talks Los Angeles Current, ISL, road to Olympic Games Special

World-renowned swimmer Shane Ryan, who competes for Ireland, chatted with Digital Journal about the International Swimming League (ISL) and competing for the Los Angeles Current. Lately, Ryan has been shattering Irish records in swimming.

Meet Greg Meehan: Women's Swimming Head Coach for 2020 Olympics Special

Olympic swimming coach Greg Meehan chatted with Digital Journal about serving as the Women's Head Swimming Coach at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. He also offered advice for young and aspiring swimmers.

Meet Dave Durden: Men's Swimming Head Coach for the 2020 Olympics Special

Berkeley - Dave Durden is the Men's Swimming Head Coach for 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo. Durden chatted with Digital Journal about his coaching career and he shared his advice for young and aspiring swimmers.

Christian Taylor: King of the triple jump at 2016 Olympic Games

Rio De Janeiro - American track and field athlete Christian Taylor has a major reason to celebrate. He won the gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Thomas Röhler: King of the javelin throw at 2016 Olympic Games

Rio De Janeiro - German athlete Thomas Röhler is the 2016 Olympic gold medalist in the javelin throw at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Thiago Braz da Silva: King of the pole vault at the Olympic Games

Rio De Janeiro - Brazilian pole vaulter Thiago Braz da Silva has made Olympic history at the 2016 Olympic Games that were held in Rio de Janeiro.

Derek Drouin: King of the high jump at 2016 Olympic Games in Rio

Canadian high jumper Derek Drouin reigned supreme at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He took home the gold medal.

Olympics ended with no Zika cases

Rio - Fears that some athletes competing at the Olympic Games at Rio have proven to be unfounded. No cases of Zika virus disease have been reported.

Michelle Carter: Queen of Shot Put at 2016 Olympic Games in Rio

Michelle Carter made Olympic history in Rio, by becoming the first American woman to win the coveted gold medal in the shot put.

Op-Ed: Millennials ruin the Olympics for big networks? How sad

Sydney - If you’re one of the many people who watched bits of the Olympics in between commercials and the usual network atrocities, you will be horrified to hear that those naughty millennials didn’t bother to watch. Apparently this is some sort of crime.

Chaos, calamity and crisis — The main themes of Rio Olympic Games

Rio De Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro's acting mayor on Monday warned the Summer Olympic Games could end up being a "big failure" because of the huge budget shortfalls that threaten to compromise security and mobility during the games.

Op-Ed: The Olympic Games can be good for some cities

The Olympic Games have been a game of hit-or-miss for cities around the world since the beginnings of the modern Olympics. Many do not see the benefits, but it may actually be valuable for some cities.

Sochi Winter Olympics opening ceremony: Live Report

Sochi - 19:03 GMT - Closing - As spectators leave the stadium, WE ARE NOW CLOSING this Live Report after a lavish opening ceremony for the Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia.

Op-Ed: Pros and cons of the same city holding the Olympics

The Olympics are a global sporting affair and countries vie hard to host the games but would it be so bad if the same city, and country, always played host?

Op-Ed: Permanent venue for the Olympics? Benefits and setbacks

With the venue for the Olympic Games 2020 finally decided, Nate Berg of The Atlantic Cities analyzes the disadvantages of hosting the Olympics and how having a fixed venue can benefit participating countries.

Tokyo selected to host 2020 Olympic Games

It's just been announced that Tokyo will be hosting the 2020 Olympic Games. A new National Stadium designed by Zaha Hadid will be constructed for the Games.

New biosensor patch will help athletes, soldiers avoid fatigue

For many, technology has advantages in the workplace. It can help them stay organized, track important documents or data, or even share documents or data.

Interview with professional free skier Tucker Perkins Special

On March 14, 2013, professional free skier Tucker Perkins chatted via telephone with Digital Journal about his plans for the future and his aspirations to represent our country and compete in the 2014 Winter Olympic Games.

What now for golden girl Rebecca Adlington?

Mansfield - Rebecca Adlington has announced her retirement from competitive swimming at the ripe old age of 23. Don't expect her to remain unemployed for long.

KHL only taking 'top-level' NHL players in lockout scenario

Players considering the Kontinental Hockey League as an alternative in the event of an NHL lockout may find themselves turned away at the door.
  1 2 3 Next»

Set up a news alert for

Olympic games


Olympic games Image

Fireworks explode over the Fisht Olympic Stadium at the begining of the Opening Ceremony of the Soch...
Fireworks explode over the Fisht Olympic Stadium at the begining of the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 7, 2014 in Sochi
Alexander Nemenov, AFP
Great Britain in Synchronised Swimming action
Great Britain in Synchronised Swimming action
London 2012
Canada s athletes march during the athletes  parade during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Wi...
Canada's athletes march during the athletes' parade during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 7, 2014
© Reuters / Lucy Nicholson
The computer-generated image of Tokyo’s proposed Olympic Stadium is one of the main venues propose...
The computer-generated image of Tokyo’s proposed Olympic Stadium is one of the main venues proposed for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games
Tokyo 2020 bid committee
The Olympic Stadium from above on Day 10 of the Games
The Olympic Stadium from above on Day 10 of the Games
London 2012
Soldiers from 2nd Battalion The Princess of Wales s Royal Regiment training for their role as member...
Soldiers from 2nd Battalion The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment training for their role as members of the Olympic Venue Security Force
Sergeant Steve Hughes / RLC
Fireworks ignite over the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony
Fireworks ignite over the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony
London 2012
The Olympic torch beside Rio's landmark  the staute of Christ the Redeemer  ahead of the Olympi...
The Olympic torch beside Rio's landmark, the staute of Christ the Redeemer, ahead of the Olympic Games in the Brazilian capital in August
Alex Ferro, RIO2016/AFP/File
Chinese Pole Dancing
Chinese Pole Dancing
Wikipedia
The Olympic flag into the stadium during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics  Feb...
The Olympic flag into the stadium during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 7, 2014
© Reuters / Lucy Nicholson
Michael Phelps after winning gold: Phelps of the United States celebrates after winning the gold in ...
Michael Phelps after winning gold: Phelps of the United States celebrates after winning the gold in the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay final on Day 4 of the Games.
London 2012, File
Gold Medallists Michael Phelps  Conor Dwyer  Ryan Lochte and Ricky Berens of the United States pose ...
Gold Medallists Michael Phelps, Conor Dwyer, Ryan Lochte and Ricky Berens of the United States pose with the medals won the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay final at the Aquatics Centre.
London 2012
Melanie Schlanger of Australia gives the  thumbs up  after she competes in heat 7 of the women s 100...
Melanie Schlanger of Australia gives the 'thumbs up' after she competes in heat 7 of the women's 100m Freestyle on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games
London 2012
Tokyo’s Bay: Thirty thousand lanterns displayed the Olympic Rings and the cherry blossom logo for ...
Tokyo’s Bay: Thirty thousand lanterns displayed the Olympic Rings and the cherry blossom logo for Tokyo 2020
Tokyo 2020
Members of Russian security forces ride in a chairlift above the men s Olympic downhill course at th...
Members of Russian security forces ride in a chairlift above the men's Olympic downhill course at the Rosa Khutor alpine resort near Sochi, February 1, 2014. Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games from February 7 to 23
With permission by Reuters / Kai Pfaffenbach
Fireworks are set off over the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympi...
Fireworks are set off over the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games on 27 July 2012
London 2012
London 2012 Games: Artists impression of the completed Olympic Park
London 2012 Games: Artists impression of the completed Olympic Park
The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Poland s flag-bearer Dawid Kupczyk leads his country s contingent during the opening ceremony of the...
Poland's flag-bearer Dawid Kupczyk leads his country's contingent during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games at Fisht stadium February 7, 2014
© Reuters / Brian Snyder
Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates crossing the finish line ahead of Ryan Bailey of the United States ...
Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates crossing the finish line ahead of Ryan Bailey of the United States to win gold and set a new world record of 36.84 during the Men's 4 x 100m Relay Final on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium
London 2012
Aerial view of the Olympic Park looking south west towards London.
Aerial view of the Olympic Park looking south west towards London.
EG Focus

Latest News
Top News