Chesapeake native Grant Holloway has won Silver for his performance in the Tokyo Olympic’s 110 meter hurdle. Up until his final race Grant had posted the fastest times for the first two qualifying rounds, but fell slightly short against Jamaica’s Hansle Parchment to win gold. Grant stated that his excitement of winning cost him his […]
It’s a miracle the Tokyo Olympic Games are still happening, after initially being canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and then eventually being reinstated to begin summer of 2021. Now, new news has arisen by way of Japanese news station Kyodo News stating “The Japanese government has concluded that welcoming fans from abroad is not […]
As the coronavirus continues to become more and more of a global pandemic overwhelming health care systems and digging financial holes for nations, the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday doubled down on its commitment hold the 2020 Games in Tokyo this summer, stunning athletes and other stakeholders who had been preparing for a postponement. Thomas […]
77-year-old, Dick Pound, the longest-serving IOC member told Associated Press’s Stephen Wade Tuesday that The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are more likely to be canceled than moved or rescheduled if by late May the coronavirus outbreak is deemed too dangerous to go ahead with the original schedule. Per Wade, the Canadian former swimming champion explained why May […]
Originally opened 18 years ago in New York City, Opening Ceremony has been a mainstay in the ever-changing fashion world throughout those 18 years, stocking both iconic and emerging homegrown brands. After the recent announcement of the company’s purchase by Off-White backer, New Guards Group, Co-founders Carol Lim and Humberto Leon have announced all of […]
The Olympic Committee is banning protests at the 2020 Olympics. It says “political, religious or racial propaganda” like armbands, kneeling or raising a fist will not be allowed at games or medal ceremonies because “sport is neutral” Stay tuned for more on this developing story soon.