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Gus Kenworthy is not a normal 24-year-old. He is the top freeskier on the planet, an Olympic medalist, a face of the X Games. He is a tip top competitor contending in the realm of activity games As such, he is a competitor with a great deal to lose. In any case, Gus Kenworthy is prepa...
Mental Illness is something that affects most Montreal families in some way. Mental illness is not the face of raving lunatic portrayed in movies from the 1940s. Mental illness afflicts both the average Montrealer and the rich and famous as well.
I finally beat the master after three years of playing...and losing to him on a regular basis. I found to get better, I had to play someone better than myself.
The terms unfair advantage have again come up in reference to an athlete who uses a prosthesis; but is it really unfair?
The host city of Rio for the 2016 summer Olympics is in a state of continued unpreparedness. The opportunity to move the games to another host city will safeguard not only our athletes health and safety but all those who would be attending the games.
Its a movie based on the Indian woman wrestler, Mary Kom. It shows the struggles and obstacles she overcomes to become a world champion in boxing.
Life is sometimes about taking risks. Read what this writer learned after a humiliating experience.
Former 1500 meters world record holder tells CNN’s ‘African Voices’ how he’s nurturing Tanzania’s next team for the Olympic games
The Paralympic Games is an international multi-sport event, involving athletes with physical and intellectual disabilities, including mobility disabilities, amputations, blindness, and cerebral palsy.
China has effectively demolished the myth that the west dominates in all fields, with its victory in the Olympics.
Olympic torch carrying rocket successfully launched into space ahead of the Winter Olympics Sochi 2014 in Russia.
Not being against the celebration of such international and ancient sports competition, I doubt that this will help in the recovery of the economy of the chosen capital city and country.
Bob Helfgot is the only man who was in a concentration camp and yet went on to take part in the Olympics.
On the toilet, in a leather hood in a hotel, there are many places and ways we don't want to die. Add this one near the top of the list, please.
15 Years old Sita Sahu a mentally challenged girl win two Bronze medals in Olympics in Athens, she has not yet received the grant from Government for her success in Olympics since that time. So now she turned as "Gol Gappa" seller at her place.
During the Summer I was lucky enough to become involved with the greatest show on Earth, the London 2012 Olympic games. These are my personal reflections and memories of that wonderful event that touched all our lives.
This humourous article is dedicated to all GCFRs of Nigeria on the occasion of Nigeria's 52 Independence Celebration. It is a collection of jokes from some Nigerian commedians with a view of freeing people from stress and to put smiles on the faces of readers generally.
Recent sightings of two identified flying object over London during the 2012 Olympic opening ceremony have been shown on youtube.
This year has been fantastic for Great Britain, starting with the Diamond Jubilee, and then the Olympics and Paralympics. Read on to find out more.
Gabby Douglas and her hair have earned her a spot on ESPN and other places of nationwide viewing. AFRICAN AMERICAN women are the main blame for her chastising. People think it's because they have too much free time on their hands but other races have free time also. What makes the AFR...
As history would have it, two sisters who are considered tennis stars in the United States took their raving and excelling skills to the Olympics, 2012 in London. Everyone around the world had their eyes on these two sisters to see if they would indeed stand their ground and win amon...
The countries of the world were optimistic before the results of the Olympic Games but were disappointed afterwards.
When the Canadian Olympic 4X400 relay team was disqualified and lost their bronze medal, a 10 year old Newfoundland boy sent them his own medal.
What it means to be a Jamaican in Jamaica during the Olympics
The feminine mystique still exists, but has evolved into a new dimension. Stereotypes of feminine beauty continue to haunt the female population, and its evil hands have even laid upon Olympians.
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