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Olympic Athletes Cautioned on Wearing Team USA Clothing Outside Venues
World  (tags: Sochi Winter Olympics, athletes, safety, Americans, violence, freedoms, world )

- 1456 days ago -
A memo sent to athletes by the U.S. Olympic Committee cautions them to avoid wearing team colors too prominently in Sochi amid heightened concerns about security in the southern Russian resort town.
Playing for Peace-Athletes From the Democratic Republic of Congo.
World  (tags: Kony, human rights, Congo, Sudan, petition, family, athletes, Olympics, London )

- 1995 days ago -
"Because of the [girls' soccer] matches we play, I have met many new friends from areas outside my village. I say to my family that I am the example of gender equality because I go to play matches all over Bunyakiri."
10 Historic Sports Accomplishments That Are Forever Tainted
World  (tags: Sports, Sports Accomplishments, athletes, games )

- 2441 days ago -
Playing sports at the highest level requires an intense competitive drive in which failure is never an accepted result. Michael Jordan's desire to win, for example, was unparalleled during his time in the NBA, which is why he never lost an NBA Finals.....
10 Famous Athletes With Surprising Side Talents
World  (tags: Athletes, Side Talents, celebrities, world, entertainment )

- 2482 days ago -
Athletes aren't a whole lot different from regular hardworking folks.When they aren't working, some are cultivating and/or maintaining hobbies that require unique -- sometimes weird -- talents. Here are 10 with whom you may be familiar.
15 Famous Athletes Who Are Vegetarians
World  (tags: Athletes, sports personality, Vegetarian, Body, Health, Diet, Celebrities )

- 2504 days ago -
Humans, and especially those who do a lot of physical exertion, need quite a bit of protein to keep their bodies healthy and in optimal shape. While meat is a great source of the essential nutrient, it's certainly not the only one; many athletes have.....
Maple Leaf Not Forever at Delhi Commonwealth Games
World  (tags: CWG, delhi, athletes, maple leaf, cellphone )

- 2672 days ago -
It's right there in the team handbook for the Delhi Commonwealth Games, near the advice reminding athletes to always carry a cellphone and travel with a buddy -- don't wear your Canadian team uniform anywhere outside an official venue.
Athletes Delay Departure for Troubled Commonwealth Games
World  (tags: CWG, CWG Games 2010, india, athletes, security, hygiene )

- 2676 days ago -
National teams stepped up their criticism Wednesday of hygiene and security at the Commonwealth Games in India, as organizers were forced to deal with more damage at one of the venues.
Delhi Games Village 'Unfit for Athletes'
World  (tags: delhi, common wealth game, india, athletes )

- 2677 days ago -
The Commonwealth Games Federation head has demanded the Indian government take immediate steps to improve conditions at the athletes' village in Delhi.
10 Amazing College Athletes Who Fizzled in the Pros
World  (tags: Athletes, Sports, College, Students, Campus )

- 2717 days ago -
The athletes on this list probably never dreamed that their days of stardom as college students would lead to pressure and failure in the pros.
50 Informative & Inspiring Blogs for Triathletes
World  (tags: Triathletes, Athletes, Sports, Blogs )

- 2726 days ago -
These athletes come from all different perspectives. Some are seasoned triathlon veterans, some are new to the sport, and others aren't quite there yet. But what they share is a passion for fitness and for giving 100% in the attempt.
50 Best Sports Psychology Blogs
World  (tags: Sports, Psychology, Blogs, Athletes )

- 2859 days ago -
Psychology plays a big part in sports success. With the right attitude, athletes can achieve even more than before. Follow this collection of sports psychology blogs to learn more about the field.

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