USOC

Tim Hinchey Among CEOs Testifying on Sexual Abuse in Olympic Sports - Swimming World News

Photo Courtesy: Taylor Brien<p><b>Tim Hinchey</b>, CEO of USA Swimming, is one of several sports executives scheduled to testify before a House subcommittee on …

USA Gymnastics

Nominations sought for Jack Kelly Fair Play Award

The Jack Kelly Fair Play Award was established by the United States Olympic Committee in 1985 to honor the late USOC President Jack Kelly Jr. The …

Curling

Interim U.S. Olympic Committee CEO enabled sex trafficking in taekwondo, according to new lawsuit

The USOC needs to clean house.<p>Just when you start to wrap your head around the breadth of the corruption in the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC), …

Liberal View

USOC can't just look ahead to better sex abuse prevention. It must face its failures.

Presumably, the leaders of the U.S. Olympic Committee don't wake up in the morning saying, "I want to enable child molesters." They don't go to work every day intending to help peddle young women to sexual abusers. Yet somehow, the USOC became a victimizer of athletes instead of their …

USA Gymnastics

Lawsuit Alleges USOC Ignored Sex Abuse Complaints In Taekwondo

The suit says the USOC's and USA Taekwondo's lack of response to sexual abuse reports against two famous taekwondo figures is tantamount to knowingly …

Volleyball

USOC's Julie Dussliere Appointed President Of The Americas Paralympic Committee

<i>Julie Dussliere, pictured above at the 2018 APC Extraordinary General Assembly in Lima, Peru, was elected as the first woman and first U.S.</i> …

Team USA

Desiree Linden, Patrick Reed, Jamie Sinclair Rink Earn Best Of April Honors For Team USA Awards, Presented By Dow

<i>(L-R) Runner Desiree Linden, golfer Patrick Reed and Team Sinclair curlers earned Best of April honors for the Team USA Awards presented by …

Team USA

Lawsuit accuses USOC, USA Taekwondo of sex trafficking by not acting on complaints

Four former elite female taekwondo athletes have filed a federal lawsuit accusing the United States Olympic Committee and USA Taekwondo of engaging in sex trafficking by forcing them to compete alongside Jean and Steven Lopez, brothers once regarded as among the most respected figures in their …

Crime

Four women sue USOC, USA Taekwondo over sex trafficking

LOS ANGELES (AFP) -<p>Four women athletes accuse the US Olympic Committee and USA Taekwondo of sex trafficking in a federal lawsuit, alleging they were forced to train and travel with known sexual predators.<p>Heidi Gilbert, Mandy Meloon, Amber Means and Gaby Joslin went to court Friday in Colorado over …

Tae Kwon Do

Is the USOC Running a Sex Trafficking Ring?

A new lawsuit, filed on May 4 in federal court in Denver, alleges that former Olympic taekwondo coach Jean Lopez and his brother, three-time Olympic medalist Steven Lopez, sexually abused or raped four female taekwondo athletes when the victims were teenagers and young adults.<p>The filing adds a …

Table Tennis

USOC CEO, Olympic sports officials to testify at sexual abuse hearing

Acting U.S. Olympic Committee CEO <b>Susanne Lyons</b> and leaders of USA Gymnastics, USA Swimming, USA Volleyball and USA Taekwondo will testify at a May 23 …

Winter Olympics

House to call U.S. Olympic chief to testify on sexual abuse of athletes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives plans to call top U.S. Olympic and sporting officials to a May 23 hearing on sexual abuse amid reports that hundreds of American athletes have been victims of it.<p>The hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Oversight and …

USA Gymnastics

In wake of the Nassar case, Karolyis sue USA Gymnastics, US Olympic Committee

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bela and Martha Karolyi, the couple who ran the famed Karolyi Ranch gymnastics training center in Texas, are suing the United States Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics for canceling the purchase of their ranch and to distance themselves from any alleged misconduct by Larry Nassar, …

Justice

Bella and Martha Karolyi sue USOC, USA Gymnastics over Larry Nassar abuse

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 4:01<p>May 2nd, 2018<p>Famed coaches Bella and Martha Karolyi are suing the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics, accusing them of being responsible for the sexual abuse committed by Larry Nassar and not doing enough to end it. NBC’s …

USA Gymnastics

USOC CEO to Testify at U.S. House Hearing on Sexual Abuse of Athletes

The U.S. House of Representatives will have a hearing this month on sexual abuse and call on top U.S. Olympic officials, reports Reuters.<p>According to …

USA Gymnastics

Former Olympic Coaches Bela, Martha Karolyi Sue USOC over Larry Nassar

Former United States Olympic coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi filed a lawsuit against the United States Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics in April.<p>According to the <i>Houston Chronicle</i>'s David Barron, the Karolyis are seeking upward of $1 million from the USOC and USA Gymnastics in part because they …

Sports

Henry Krueger Switching Countries

<b>Follow KDKA-TV</b>: Facebook | Twitter<p>PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh native, and U.S. speed skater John-Henry Krueger won a silver medal in the …

Speed Skating

U.S. Olympic Family Members Flight Booking

To book travel for registered U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and National Governing Body (NGB) events, call the United Olympic Desk at 1-800-841-0460, …

Curling

Connecticut College Athletic Hall of Fame

Amanda Clark '05, the most decorated student-athlete in the history of the Connecticut College women’s sailing program, was recently inducted into …

Sailing

Applicants sought for Commissioner with USA Softball of New Hampshire

OKLAHOMA CITY – USA Softball, a volunteer driven, not-for-profit organization, is seeking applicants for the position of Commissioner for USA …

Team USA

Careers

USA Judo is recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as the national governing body for the sport of judo in the USA. USA Judo has over …

Team USA

There Is One Thing For Congress To Do About Failings Of U.S. Olympic Committee

It is time for the United States Congress to create a Presidential Cabinet-level Department for Sports and Physical Activity. Why? Primarily, because it is clear that self-governance of amateur sports in the U.S. is too often the stuff of utter farce and failure.<p>Last week, four Olympic athletes …

USA Gymnastics

Click here to support Pan American Games Qualifications

<b>Support the Women's National Team's Quest for the Pan American Games !</b><p>USA Women's National Team Handball squad is preparing for the <b>Pan American Games</b> …

Team USA

With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about sex-abuse cases

The question sex-abuse victim Craig Maurizi would like to ask U.S. Olympic leaders is simple and searing: “How can you sleep at night?”<p>Every bit as …

Chicago

USOC lifts USBC probation and returns USBC to full NGB status

<b>ARLINGTON, Texas -</b> The United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Board of Directors has adopted and modified the due process procedures in its governing …

USB Type-C

McKayla Maroney says convicted predator Larry Nassar molested her ‘hundreds’ of times

Olympic gold medalist McKayla Maroney said she was molested "hundreds" of times by disgraced team physician Larry Nassar, including the very first …

USA Gymnastics

Jordyn Wieber sues USA Gymnastics, USOC, Michigan State

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Olympic gold medalist <b>Jordyn Wieber</b> is the latest gymnast to sue Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and the U.S. …

Winter Olympics

Fierce Five's Jordyn Wieber files suit against USA Gymnastics, USOC, MSU

Jordyn Wieber, a member of the gold medal-winning 2012 Fierce Five gymnastics team, is the latest Olympian to file suit in the ongoing scandal involving former team doctor Larry Nassar.

USA Gymnastics

Athletes critical of USOC, governing bodies' failure to protect from sexual abuse

Sports

Atlanta will host marathon trials for 2020 U.S. Olympic Team

Atlanta will host the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Marathon for both men and women, according to a press statement from the Atlanta Track Club.<p>The …

Atlanta