Toledo native perfects his process in bid for the gold.
Ohio/Michigan Olympic Athletes 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games Ohio Name Event, Hometown Charles Conwell, Boxing, Cleveland Abby Johnston, Diving, Upper Arlington Jason Pryor, Fencing,South Euclid Kayla Harrison, Judo, Middletown Joshua
Delegation headed to Olympic summer games.
MOSCOW — Russia’s Sports Minister says 272 of the country’s athletes have received approval from international sports federations to compete at the Rio Olympics under new restrictions imposed due to the Russian doping scandal.
Champion Alexander Dyachenko among those named in report alleging state-sponsored doing cover-up.
Blocked toilets. Leaky pipes. Exposed electrical wiring. Suffice it to say the athletes’ village at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro had a rough opening over the weekend, with the contingent from Australia refusing to move in. On Monday,
Credit the IAAF for making the hard line stand the IOC did not
Follows allegations of government-backed doping program.
Toledo-trained Conwell confident going to Rio.
Gorbachev writes IOC to oppose ban on Russian team.