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Interbike 2014: BSX Insight – Training Technology

All serious athletes must train properly to avoid injury. During Interbike 2014, Universal Sports’ host Craig Hummer spoke with BSX Athletics about their latest product, which allows athletes to test their lactate threshold to find out if they are over-training.

2014 FINA Synchro Swimming World Cup: Team Technical Finals: Quebec, Canada

The World Cup is a four-day elite-level synchronized swimming competition held every four years with Solo, Duet, Team (divided into Technical and Free Routines) and Free Combination on the program.

2014 FINA Synchro Swimming World Cup: Quebec, Canada: Team Technical Finals

The World Cup is a four-day elite-level synchronized swimming competition held every four years with Solo, Duet, Team (divided into Technical and Free Routines) and Free Combination on the program. Each Member Federation may enter no more than one swimmer or team per event, with a maximum of 12 athletes. The Federation with the highest sum of all final results from the various events is the World Cup winner.

Release The Beast: Hill Sprints for Technique

This week, Brooks Beasts’ coach Danny Mackey has the team perform hill sprints. Hill sprints are used as a method to increase strength with less fatigue, while focusing on running technique. Running hill intervals is also helpful in forcing the runner’s sprint mechanics turn on in full gear.

2014 ITU World Triathlon Series: Chicago: Quick Transition Techniques

Get a good look at Cameron Good’s technique to transition from bicycle to running in the Chicago Triathlon.

2014 Charlotte Swimming Grand Prix: Josh Schneider wins Men’s 50m Freestyle

In the Men’s 50m Freestyle, Josh Schneider wins by a tenth of a second with a total time of 22’17.

2014 Women’s Rugby Sevens World Series: Atlanta: USA vs CHN

In their final game of the day, the USA scored their first points of the tournament and defeated China 41-0. The USA needed 48 points to reach the cup quarterfinals tomorrow but just fell short after a valiant effort.

2014 FIS Skiing World Cup: Kitzbühel: Puchner and Heel lose ski

Joachim Puchner (AUT) and Werner Heel (ITA) shared the same bad luck as both skiers lost their left ski on the same turn. The turn seemed to have a bump in it that both were unable to see and ultimately causing them to crash. Both skiers walked away.

2013 FIL Luge World Cup: Park City: Anke Wischnewski 2nd

After finishing the 1st run in 5th place, Anke Wischnewski (GER) finished 2nd with a time of 1:27.821. 2nd place may come as a relief for Wischnewski as she has finished 3rd in the previous 3 World Cup races.

2013 FIL Luge World Cup: Lillehammer: Fischnaller wins

In the first race of the season, Dominik Fischnaller (ITA) wins his first World Cup race beating two time world champ, David Moller (GER) by .146 seconds, leading after run one.

2013 FIL Luge World Cup: Lillehammer: Fischnaller crashes

While his cousin Dominik would win the day, Kevin Fischnaller (ITA) would taste the ice, crashing out with a DNF in the first race of the season.

2013 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships: Women’s Cross Country: Lechner crashes

After racing for 30 minutes out on course, Eva Lechner took a hard fall after flying over her handlebars and into the dirt she was okay after the crash and was able to continue in the race.

2013 FINA World Championships: Women’s Synchronized Swimming Duet Free: CHN takes silver

Tingting Jiang and twin sister Wenwen Jiang (CHN) finished with a total score of 95.350, losing to the Russian pair Svetlana Romashina and Svetlana Kolesnichenko for the second time this week.The duo finished 2.330 points out of 1st place.

2013 FINA World Championships: Men’s Diving 10m Platform Synchro: CHN gets bronze

Olympic champs, Yuan Cao and Yanquan Zhang (CHN), lead through the first 3 rounds but fell to 4th place after a bad dive in the 4th. CHN swept the world championships in 2011 but a loss here today ended their streak.

2013 Women’s Volleyball Grand Slam: Gstaad: CHN vs BRA in gold medal match

Reigning world champs Chen Xue and Xi Zhang (CHN) defeated Barbara Seixas de Freitas and her partner Liliane Maestrini (BRA) with final set scores of 16-21 and 14-21. This Xue and Zhang first gold in a Gstaad event.

2012 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Bormio: Downhill: Puchner crashes

Joachim Puchner (AUT) had a rough ride and eventually lost his footing, wiping out into the netting.

2012 FIVB Grand Slam: Top 5 scores from CHN vs USA Gold Medal Match

Check out the best, spikes, rallies, and blocks from CHN vs USA, with Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh, from the 2012 FIVB Women’s Beach Volleyball Grand Slam in Moscow, Russia.

2012 FIVB Grand Slam: CHN upsets USA at Gold Medal Game

Xue and Zhang (CHN) earned their 3rd gold n Moscow sweeping the USA 2-0 with sets scores of 21-14 and 21-14 during the 2012 FIVB Women’s Beach Volleyball Grand Slam in Russia.

CHN wins Gold at 2012 Beach Volleyball World Tour in Shanghai

2012 Shanghai China, FIVB Women’s Beach Volleyball World Tour, Xue and ZHANG XI (CHN) swept BRA in 2 sets with scores of 21-17 and 21-18, winning their first grand slam title of the season.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: France: Stolbova and Klimov win

World and Olympic Silver Medalist Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov (RUS) won in Russia last weekend and win in Paris to day, claiming their first two Grand Prix victories. Defeating Wenjing Sui and Cong Han (CHN) by 9.13 points.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: France: Stolbova and Klimov lead

After finishing the pairs’ short program of the 2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix in France, Olympic silver medalists Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov (RUS) lead over Wenjing Sui and Cong Han (CHN) by 3.93 points,  heading towards their second consecutive Grand Prix win.

Astana hit by another doping case

(Reuters) – Astana were rocked by another doping case on Wednesday when the International Cycling Union (UCI) said Kazakh Victor Okishev had tested positive. “The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) announces that it has notified UCI Continental Team Astana Kazakh rider Victor Okishev of an Adverse Analytical Finding of Anabolic Androgenic Steroids in a sample collected […]

FIVB calls for release of jailed Iranian protestor

(Reuters) – Volleyball’s governing body (FIVB) has called for the release of an imprisoned Iranian-British woman who took part in a demonstration at a match in Tehran against a ban on females attending some men’s sporting events. Ghoncheh Ghavami, 25, was sentenced to a year in jail on Nov. 2 for spreading anti-state propaganda, Iranian […]

Violinist Vanessa Mae Gets Four-Year Ban over Manipulation

Vanessa Mae at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics (REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach) BERNE, Nov 11 (Reuters) – Pop violinist Vanessa Mae has been banned by the International Ski Federation (FIS) for four years over the manipulation of giant slalom races which allowed her to qualify for the Sochi Olympic Games at the last minute. An FIS panel also banned […]

Alpine Team Named at Copper Mountain

2015 U.S. Alpine Ski Team (USSA/Sarah Brunson) Click here for the 2014-2015 FIS Alpine World Cup viewing schedule. The sun was shining down on Center Village today where a huge crowd congregated for the 2015 U.S. Alpine Ski Team to be introduced during Nature Valley First Tracks at Copper Mountain on November 8. The energy […]

2014 Speed Skating Short Track World Cup: Salt Lake City:  Kexin wins 500m

Olympic Silver medalist in Sochi for the 1000m Fan Kexin (CHN) wins Gold in 500m short track.

2014 Track Cycling World Cup: Guadalajara: Voinova wins Women’s Sprint

Anastasiia Voinova (RUS) defeats Shuang Guo (CHN) 2-1, though it was really 3-0 as she was relegated after winning the first heat, for breaking her sprinter’s line, in this first World Cup of the new season.

2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Champs: China wins Gold

Liu Lingling (CHN), who won Gold in the Individual Trampoline event, and her partner Li Meng (CHN) win Gold in Women’s Synchronized Trampoline.

2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Champs: Xiao wins Gold

Gold medal winning “Synchro” partners, Tu Xiao (CHN) and Dong Dong (CHN), claim Gold and Silver in Men’s Individual Trampoline with Tu Xiao getting the Gold.

2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Champs: Song wins Gold

The 2011 World Champion Yang Song (CHN) wins Gold in the Men’s Tumbling with an overall score of 78.8.

2014 Track Cycling World Cup: Guadalajara: Shuang Guo wins Women’s Keirin

Shuang Guo (CHN) who also took Silver in the Sprint, claims Gold in the Keirin, in this first World Cup of the season. Beating out her country woman Tianshi Zhong (CHN) by .065 seconds.

2024 Could be ‘Right Time’ for U.S. Olympic Bid

1996 Atlanta Summer Olympics (Ruediger Fessel/Bongarts/Getty Images) By Julian Linden BANGKOK, Nov 8 (Reuters) – One of the most powerful men in the Olympic movement has urged the United States to push ahead with its plans to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, saying it is the “right time”. The U.S. has not hosted the […]

2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Champs: Lingling wins Gold

Liu Lingling (CHN) wins gold in Women’s Trampoline with a 55.990, beating reigning Olympic Champion Rosannagh Maclennan (CAN).

2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Champs: Dong and Xiao win Gold

Current World Champion Dong Dong (CHN) and his partner Tu Xiao (CHN) win gold in Men’s Synchronized Trampoline.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: China: Peng and Zhang win

Cheng Peng and Hao Zhang, win their first Grand Prix with 194.05 points, leading the Chinese sweep of the podium by 20.72 points over Xiaoyu Yu and Yang Jin (CHN).

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: China: Peng and Zhang lead

After the Pairs short program, Cheng Peng and Hao Zhang, who hope to win their first Grand Prix, lead a Chinese sweep with 69.11 points, by 11.84 points over Xuehan Wang and Lei Wang (CHN).

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: China: Kovtun leads

After the men’s short program, Maxim Kovtun (RUS), who took 2nd last year, holds the lead over the Olympic champ, Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) by 3.01 with 85.96, helped by a strong technial score.

No quick fix on reducing Olympic costs, says Asian chief

(Reuters) – While the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is looking at ways to significantly reduce the costs of staging the Games, Asia’s top Olympic official has warned there is unlikely to ever be a dirt-cheap solution. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, the Kuwaiti president of the Olympic Council of Asia, said that while the IOC was investigating […]

World Beach Games Set to Debut in 2017

Marketa Slukova (left) and Kristyna Kolocova (Courtesy of FIVB) By Julian Linden BANGKOK, Nov 5 (Reuters) – A brand new international multi-sports event, featuring games including American flag football, skateboarding and jet ski races, could be added to the global sports calendar in 2017. Although the yet-to-be-named world beach games will not carry the Olympic tag, […]

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Canada: Pogorilaya wins

16 year old Anna Pogorilaya (RUS) wins her second Grand Prix Title (2013 Cup of China) by 5.81 points over Ashley Wagner (USA), with a strong technical score. Her combined total was 191.81

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Canada: Duhamel and Radford win

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford (CAN) maintain their lead over Wenjing Sui and Cong Han (CHN) by 26.1 points to win their first Grand Prix Title with a combined score of 210.74.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Canada: Duhamel and Radford lead in Short

After the Pair’s Short Program, Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford (CAN) currently lead by 7.28 over Wenjing Sui and Cong Han (CHN) and hope to win their first Grand Prix.

2014 Skate America

Gracie Gold (U.S. Figure Skating) Click here for the 2014-2015 figure skating viewing schedule. The International Skating Union (ISU) announced today the athlete selections for the 2014 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series, which will begin Oct. 24-26 with 2014 Hilton HHonors Skate America in Chicago. The field at Skate America will feature several […]

Tour de France Organizers Unveil 2015 Route

Vincenzo Nibali celebrates his overall victory at the 2014 Tour de France (REUTERS/Jerome Prevost) By Julien Pretot PARIS, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Wind, cobbles, punchy climbs, a handful of grueling mountain-top finishes, almost no individual time trial — Tour de France organizers have designed one of the most exciting courses for the 2015 race, which will […]

Neureuther to skip Soelden

Germany’s best technical racer, Felix Neureuther, will skip the World Cup season opener in Soelden, Austria, in order to focus on the first slalom of the season in Levi, Finland. Neureuther has suffered back pain for several months, and his start in Soelden was already questionable after he had to take time off from training […]

Nanjing Athletes Pledge for a Brighter Future

In the spirit of the Youth Olympic Games, during the closing ceremony of Nanjing 2014, the 3,800 athletes pledged to become ambassadors both on and off the field of play, while encouraging those around them to embrace the Olympic values and help inspire a generation. Included for the first time in Olympic history, the athletes’ […]

2014 Gymnastics World Championship: Biles wins Balance Beam

Now two-time All-Around champ Simone Biles (USA) improves on her Bronze medal last year taking Gold today, beating Yawen Bai (CHN) by just 0.067 points.

2014 Gymnastics World Championship: Yang Lin wins Rings

Yang Lin (CHN) adds the Men’s Still Rings gold medal to his team Gold medal, scoring 15.933. Beating out the defending champ Arthur Zanetti (BRA) by 0.200.

2014 Gymnastics World Championship: Jinnan wins Uneven Bars

Yao Jinnan (CHN) edges out the former world champ, Huang Huidan (CHN) by 0.067, with a score of 15.633 points.

2014 Gymnastics World Championship: Jinnan 5th in All-Around

Bronze medalist from 2011, Yao Jinnan (CHN) proved to be the best on Uneven Bars, scoring 15.533 but it wasn’t enough to get on the podium with a total of 57.465 points.

2014 Synchro Swimming World Cup: Day 3 REVIEW

Bill Seward and Heather Olson recap Day 3 of the 2014 FINA Synchronized Swimming World Cup. Swimmers from eight countries competed in the Team Technical Routine at Laval University in Quebec City, Canada.

2014 FINA Synchro Swimming World Cup: Quebec, Canada: Free Combination, Team Highlight Finals, Award Ceremony & Gala of Champions

The World Cup is a four-day elite-level synchronized swimming competition held every four years with Solo, Duet, Team (divided into Technical and Free Routines) and Free Combination on the program. Each Member Federation may enter no more than one swimmer or team per event, with a maximum of 12 athletes. The Federation with the highest sum of all final results from the various events is the World Cup winner.

2014 Synchro Swimming World Cup: China Duet interview

Huang Xuechen and Sun Wenyen (CHN) talk about getting the win and moving forward as a pair.

2014 Synchro Swimming World Cup: China Duet wins

After the Duet Free Performance, Huang Xuechen and Sun Wenyen (CHN), who lead by 2.4607 after the Technical Performance, get the win with 186.7041 points, successfully defending China’s title from 2010.

2014 FINA Synchro Swimming World Cup: Quebec, Canada: Duet Free & Team Free Finals

The World Cup is a four-day elite-level synchronized swimming competition held every four years with Solo, Duet, Team (divided into Technical and Free Routines) and Free Combination on the program. Each Member Federation may enter no more than one swimmer or team per event, with a maximum of 12 athletes. The Federation with the highest sum of all final results from the various events is the World Cup winner.

 
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