Beth Tweddle, a former Olympic bronze medalist in gymnastics, is recovering in an Austrian hospital after undergoing neck surgery following a fall while training for a winter sports reality television show.
Last Friday marked exactly six months until the Opening Ceremonies of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janerio. Organizers still have a lot of work to do to get ready. Now, organizers have a new major concern: the Zika virus.
Stephen Wade, Associated Press | Posted Feb 4th - 10:51pm
Brazilian organizers have reiterated they have no intention of canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the outbreak of the Zika virus, with Sports Minister George Hilton saying the topic "is not in discussion."