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Revs' Henry Kessler named to U.S. Under-23 Men's National Team roster

3 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Revolution defender Henry Kessler has been called in to the United States Under-23 Men's National Team ahead of the Concacaf Men's Olympic Qualifying Championship.
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USMNT submit roster for Olympic qualifying

8 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The USMNT have submitted their roster for Olympic qualifying, and it is absolutely stacked with young U.S. talent.
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‘I don't want the vaccine': Jamaican running champ Yohan Blake insists he ‘would rather miss the Olympics' than take Covid-19 jab

‘I don't want the vaccine': Jamaican running champ Yohan Blake insists he ‘would rather miss the Olympics' than take Covid-19 jab

9 hours ago   |   RT

Sprint star Yohan Blake has said he is staying "strong in his mind" over taking a Covid-19 vaccine and would rather miss the rescheduled 2021 Olympic Games than receive a jab...
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Chicago Polar Plunge goes small, virtual amid pandemic

Chicago Polar Plunge goes small, virtual amid pandemic

22 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Despite the pandemic, participants for this year's Polar Plunge are finding new ways to take a dip for charity. As a result of the pandemic, the Polar Plunge will...
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First in-person Polar Plunge in Louisville since start of pandemic raises nearly $127K

First in-person Polar Plunge in Louisville since start of pandemic raises nearly $127K

2 days ago   |   WLKY

More than 250 people took the polar plunge for the Special Olympics of Kentucky on Saturday.
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The Tokyo 2020 Olympics may cost more than $26 billion - and the estimate keeps rising

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Tokyo's 2020 Olympics are already the most expensive summer games ever. And that's before the games have even taken place. The Japanese public is largely...
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John Geddert Physically and Verbally Abused Gymnasts, Court Documents Reveal

3 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

John Geddert, head coach of the 2012 United States women's Olympic gymnastics team, physically and verbally assaulted his gymnasts throughout his career...
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17 British Gymnasts Allege Systemic Physical, Psychological Abuse by Coaches

3 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Seventeen former gymnasts, including three Olympians, have sent British Gymnastics a Letter Before Action stating their intent to take legal action against the organization...
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2020 Summer Olympics: Officials are not requiring participating athletes to be vaccinated for Tokyo Games

3 days ago   |   CBS Sports

Organizers did release a set of guidelines for athletes and fans attending
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China Pushes Back on 'Politicization of Sports' as Pressure Mounts for U.S. Olympics Boycott

3 days ago   |   Newsweek

President Joe Biden is facing pressure to keep American athletes out of the 2022 Beijing games.
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