October 1, 2022

International Olympic Committee Recommends Barring Russia, Belarus from Competitions

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has recommended that international sporting competitions ban Russian and Belarusian athletes from competing in sporting events.   In a statement on Monday, the IOC said it issued the recommendation to ban both countries with a “heavy heart,” arguing that the attack puts Ukrainian athletes in an unfair position.  “In order to protect…

Shaun White retires from Olympic competition: ‘This has been the ride of my life!’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Legendary snowboarder Shaun White has decided to retire from Olympic competition after his run at the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing. White released a lengthy statement Friday, saying he had “slid down the halfpipe at the Olympics for the final time.” LIVE UPDATES: BEIJING OLYMPICS The United […]

Cotton: The IOC Is Acting as the CCP’s ‘Frontman’ and We Can’t Ensure Safety of Olympic Competitors in China

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) stated that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is acting as the Chinese Communist Party’s “frontman” in the case of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai and argued that the U.S. should totally boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics because we can’t guarantee the safety…

Caitlyn Jenner Salutes Bruce Jenner While Praising Olympic Athletes

On Monday, Caitlyn Jenner posted a tweet trotting out Bruce Jenner’s appearance at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal as the 2021 Tokyo Games begin to wind down. In the tweet, Jenner wrote, “An amazing day representing our country at the Olympics! Congratulations to all of the Olympians this year!” An amazing day representing our country…

Olympic Medical and Science Official Insists ‘Everyone Agrees’ Trans Women Are Real Women

International Olympic Committee (IOC) Medical and Science Director Dr. Richard Budgett recently claimed that the science is settled and “everyone agrees that trans women are women” as he praised New Zealand trans weightlifter Laurel Hubbard. Budgett spoke about Hubbard at a press conference on Friday and hailed Hubbard for exhibiting “courage and tenacity.” Hubbard is…

WATCH: Costa Rican Gymnast Includes Black Lives Matter Tribute in Olympic Floor Routine

Costa Rican gymnast Luciana Alvarado paid tribute to the Black Lives Matter movement at the end of her first-floor routine at the Toyko Olympics on Sunday. At the end of her performance, Alvarado kneeled while tilting her head back and raising a fist from her right hand. According to the Associated Press, the 18-year-old first-time Olympian had…

Report: Athletes Told to ‘Be Quiet’ About Trans Weightlifter Ahead of Olympic Qualification

A former Olympic weightlifter claims that female athletes are being told to “be quiet” about transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard ahead of his Olympic debut. Hubbard is a 43-year-old biological male competing as a woman. Should Hubbard pass the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) fitness and performance standards, he would become the first trans athlete to compete…

Olympic Brotherhood: Lebanese Athletes Refuse to Ride on Bus With Israelis

Peace, brotherhood, and good sportsmanship — these are the Olympic ideals, we’re told, that the games are all about. Of course, greed, commercial exploitation, and corruption make up the true “Olympic spirit,” but no one wants to counter the fairy tale. And part of that fairy tale is that athletes — even from warring countries […]

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