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2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and run downs from third tournament of the season.

USN’s Photos of 2014: Shaun White

Shaun White (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson) Expectations were high for Shaun White entering the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. As the Olympic halfpipe gold medalist in both 2006 and 2010, White was attempting to become the first American man to win the same event in three consecutive Winter Games. Instead White nearly snapped his snowboard in half during […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and run downs from second tournament of the season.

Astana hit by fifth doping case

(Reuters) – Kazakhstan’s Artur Fedosseyev on Wednesday became the fifth Astana rider in two months to be suspended by the International Cycling Union (UCI) after testing positive for anabolic androgenic steroids. The 20-year-old Fedosseyev joins brothers Maxim and Valentin Iglinskiy, trainee Iliya Davidenok and reserve team member Victor Okishev, all from Kazakhstan, on a growing […]

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 […]

Race To Recovery: Hitting The Lactate Threshold

On this episode, Kinga and her training coach work on activating her lactate threshold zones. When training at this level, they body will switch into using lactate as an efficient fuel, allowing the body to sustain a higher level of activity.

2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Champs: White breaks world record

Austin White (USA) gets second silver medal in a row and breaks the single score World Record in doing so. Austin Nacey (USA) takes the bronze medal, giving USA two spots on the podium.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and run downs from first tournament of the season.

2014 Gymnastics World Championship: Whittenburg 7th on Parallel Bars

Donnell Whittenburg (USA) finished 7th (out of eight) in the Men’s Parallel Bars final, with 14.366 point, 1.300 off the podium.

2014 Gymnastics World Championship: Whitlock 2nd in All-Around

Max Whitlock scored the first 16.000 of the competition on Pommel Horse to start and kept it tight to claim Silver, 1.492 points out of first

President Obama Hosts Special Olympics Celebration at White House

President Barack Obama and Special Olympian Tim Harris (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images) Washington D.C.–President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama hosted “A Celebration of Special Olympics and A Unified Generation” on Thursday night at the White House. The event celebrated the work that Special Olympics, with the support of the Obama administration and others, has done to activate young people to […]

2014 Junior Track and Field World Championships: Whitney wins 200m

Kaylin Whitney (USA) survives a false start, and gets the win at 22.82, .15 seconds faster than Irene Ekelund (SWE) and Jada Martin (USA) was 5th.

2014 Rugby Pacific Nations Cup: USA vs Canada: Face Hit

Todd clever (USA) let’s John Moonlight (CAN) get a real good look at the ball. Moonlight let’s some choice words fly and get busted for it.

Olympic Speed Skater Eddy Alvarez Signs With Chicago White Sox

Eddy Alvarez (Kyle Terada/USA TODAY Sports) By Max Meyer Olympic silver medalist Eddy Alvarez signed a minor league contract with the Chicago White Sox, according to a post on his Instagram account. Alvarez, a short-track speed skater, won the silver in the 5,000m relay at the Sochi Olympics. The 24-year-old played college baseball in 2011 […]

Olympic Figure Skaters Tanith Belbin and Charlie White are Engaged

Charlie White and Tanith Belbin (Instagram: charlieawhite) By Seth Rubinroit Olympic ice dancing champion Charlie White announced on Twitter that he proposed to longtime girlfriend Tanith Belbin while on vacation in Hawaii. Couldn't ask for a more beautiful setting for the best time in our life! Hashtag she said yes!!! http://t.co/6s8MRyfSnL — Charlie White (@CharlieaWhite) June […]

Olympic Champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White Will Sit Out 2014-15 Season

Meryl Davis and Charlie White (Courtesy of U.S. Figure Skating) Olympic ice dance champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White announced they will not compete in the 2014-15 figure skating season. “We’re so grateful for the support we’ve received through this truly amazing year in our lives,” Davis and White said. “Trying to stay in the […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: England: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and rag downs from final tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Scotland: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles, hits and rag downs from 8th tournament of the season.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Shanghai: Top Hits from Men’s Bronze

Watch the best hits from the Men’s Bronze Match from Shanghai.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Shanghai: Top 5 hits from Men’s Gold

Watch the tops hits from the Men’s Gold Match from Shanghai.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series:Hong Kong: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from 7th tournament of the season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series:Japan: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from 6th tournament of the season.

American Ryan Whiting Repeats as World Indoor Shot Put Champion

Ryan Whiting successfully defended his shot put title at the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland on Friday. He took home the United States’ first medal on the opening day of competition. “I came in the favorite and I’m just glad I could execute,” Whiting said. “Now I know I can do that, […]

2014 Indoor Track and Field Championship: Whiting wins Shot Put

Ryan Whiting (USA) with a big 22.05 meter throw successfully defends his title from 2012 from David Storl (GER), the 2011, 2013 outdoor champ.

Eaton, Whiting and Lagat lead U.S. world champs team

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/FABRIZIO BENSCH (Reuters) – Title-holders Ashton Eaton, Ryan Whiting and Bernard Lagat headline a powerful U.S. team mixing youth and experience for next month’s world indoor championships in Poland. Eaton will target his world heptathlon record in the March 7-9 championships at Sopot, while 39-year-old Lagat will bid for his third consecutive and fourth […]

Davis and White end U.S. quest for ice dance glory

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/ALEXANDER DEMIANCHUK (Reuters) – A sultry performance that lasted four spellbinding minutes, but was 17 years in the making, propelled Meryl Davis and Charlie White to become the first Americans to win the Olympic ice dance title at the Sochi Games on Monday. In a showdown with rivals and Canadian training partners Tessa […]

2014 Women’s Rugby Sevens World Series: Atlanta: Hardest hits

Check out the best tackles, stiff arms, and power moves as the ladies closed out the Ruby Sevens tournament in Atlanta.

Davis and White seek gold finale

  PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/BRIAN SNYDER (Reuters) – When a nine-year-old Meryl Davis was first told to hold hands with an eight-year-old Charlie White and look deeply into his eyes while holding his gaze – just thinking about it left her blushing and tongue-tied. However, it was just as well it did not take her long […]

White out of slopestyle as Sochi opening nears

  PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/MIKE BLAKE (Reuters) – The Sochi Olympics were dealt a blow two days before the opening ceremony when American snowboarding star Shaun White pulled out of the slopestyle event due to safety concerns, highlighting the real dangers athletes face in extreme winter sports. The news came as organizers scramble to deal with teething problems […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Las Vegas: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from all three days- even Rugbee.

White opts out of X Games due to Sochi

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS (Reuters) – Olympic snowboarding champion Shaun White has decided not to compete at this week’s X Games in Aspen in order to focus on his preparations for the Sochi Winter Games, ESPN reported on Wednesday. The 27-year-old Californian, who won gold in the men’s halfpipe at each of the past two Winter Olympics, will represent […]

2014 ISU World Sprint Speed Skating Championships: Whitmore 9th

American Mitchell Whitmore finished with a time of 35.57 to tie him in 9th place with skater Yuji Kamijo (JPN). Whitmore would go on to finish 14th in the overall standings.

Women Exhibition Ice Hockey: USA vs CAN 6: The Hits

In the final of six exhibition matches, Check out all the best power play causing slams as the American Women get the win 3-2, both teams will most likely meet again in the Olympic Gold Medal Final in Sochi.

2013 Alpine Skiing World Cup: Alta Badia: Skier hits worker

Men’s Giant Slalom, 2011 world cup winner, Ivica Kostelic (CRO) gets a second run, but loses his footing a plows into a course worker.

2013 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from the third tournament of the season.

2013 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from the second tournament of the season.

2013 ISU Speed Skating World Cup: Salt Lake City: American Whitmore 7th in 500m

In the 2nd 500m, Mitchell Whitmore (USA) finished with a time of 34.52. Whitmore finished 5th in the 1st 500m at Salt Lake City.

2013 ISU Speed Skating World Cup: Salt Lake City: American Whitmore 4th in 500m

Mitchell Whitmore (USA) finished with a time of 34.29, just .04 seconds out of first place. Fellow American Tucker Fredricks finished 5th, just .01 seconds behind Whitmore.

2013 NHK Trophy: Davis and White interview

Ice Dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White (USA) talk about their fourth NHK Trophy title win.

2013 NHK Trophy: Davis and White wins Dance

Two time world champs Meryl Davis and Charlie White (USA) get the win by 26.59 points, as Maia and Alex Shibutani (USA) took 3rd. Both couples have quailified for the Grand Prix Final.

2013 NHK Trophy: Davis and White Short Dance

Earlier this season Meryl Davis and Charlie White (USA) won Skate America, now by nearly 10 points, they lead after the short dance. They have not lost a Grand Prix since 2009.

2013 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Hardest Hits

Check out the crazy fans and hard hitting tackles from the first tourament of the season.

“Bikenado” Hits USN

In addition to the 2013 Vuelta a España, Universal Sports presents a robust schedule of world-class cycling events from around the globe in September as part of its “Bikenado” programming. Watch as “Bikenado” hits Universal Sports this fall.

Universal Sports Update: Winter Games Hits Money Troubles

The 2014 Olympic Winter Games are said to be the most expensive in history, and bankers fear they won’t make their money back.

2013 IRB Women’s Rugby Sevens World Series: Amsterdam: Hardest hits from day 2

Checkout the biggest hits and collisions from Day 2 of the tournament, some hits are legal and others not so much.

2013 IRB Women’s Rugby Sevens World Series: Amsterdam: Best hits

Checkout the biggest hits and collisions from Day 1 of the tournament.

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: London: Hardest Hits

The biggest bone crunching, brain rattling, hardest hits from this weekend’s IRB Rugby Sevens World Series event in London, England.

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Glasgow: Hardest Hits

Crazy fans, hard hits, and rough tackles — what’s not to like about the high speed game of Rugby Sevens?!

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Tokyo: Hardest Hits

Check out the hardest hits and roughest tackles of the finals.

2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Series: Hong Kong: Hardest Hits

From all the crazy fans to the fast scoring and pain hits and tackles, what’s not to love about Rugby 7s?

Davis, White become the first team in U.S. history to win two World Titles

DENVER, Colo. – 2010 Olympic ice dancing silver medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White made figure skating history this past weekend, becoming the only U.S. ice dancing team to ever win two World titles. The team already made the record books in 2011, when they captured their first World title, becoming the first U.S. ice […]

Davis and White reclaim ice dance crown

By Steve Keating LONDON, Ontario, March 16 (Reuters) – Americans Meryl Davis and Charlie White capped a perfect season by reclaiming the ice dance title from Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir at the figure skating world championships on Saturday. While the title will change hands, it will not go far with the good friends […]

2013 ISU Figure Skating World Championship: Ice Dance Free Dance: Davis and White win

The 2011 Champions Meryl Davis and Charlie white (USA) defeat Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir (CAN) (2010, 2012 Champions) by 4.52 points, with a world record 189.56 points.

2013 ISU Figure Skating World Championship: Ice Dance Free Dance: Davis and White lead

In the Free Dance, Meryl Davis and Charlie White (USA) have a 3.25 point lead over Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir (CAN) as they lead with a world record 77.12 points.

2013 Burton US Snowboard Open: Vail: Halfpipe: Shaun White Interview

Shaun White talks about his win and what’s next.

 
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