U.S. Olympic Committee officials will be in Utah Wednesday to conduct a site visit as part of the process for selecting an American city to bid for a future Winter Games, likely by the end of the year.
Eddie Pells, Associated Press | PostedNov 5th - 6:53pm
The U.S. Olympic Committee took steps Monday to decertify USA Gymnastics as the governing body for the sport at the Olympic level, choosing to pursue the nuclear option for an organization that botched its own rebuilding attempt in the wake of a sex-abuse scandal involving former team doctor Larry Nassar.
James Ellingworth, Associated Press | PostedNov 3rd - 7:35am
An Uzbek businessman who has been accused of ties to organized crime was elected president of the amateur boxing association on Saturday, putting the sport on a collision course with the International Olympic Committee.
James Ellingworth, Associated Press | PostedNov 2nd - 4:04am
The amateur boxing federation struck down a proposed amendment on Friday that would have allowed the body's president to take an extended leave of absence, dealing a blow to the interim leader's election campaign.