Category Archives: Athletic and Swimming

Ten greatest athletes in Kansas City sports history

While the history of sports in Kansas City is largely tied to the Chiefs (NFL) and the Royals (MLB), the narration is threaded much deeper than the names on the front of the jerseys. The “team first” mantra will always ring true, however, there are some athletes that are Considered the anchors for their colleagues, […]

Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell doping positive

U.S. sprinter Tyson Gay and former 100-meter record holder Jamaican Asafa Powell failed the doping test. Gay, 30, who became one of the fastest sprinters in the 100 meters, by the U.S. anti-doping agency tested positive for doping in a competition last May. While Powell tested positive for the banned stimulant substances while participating in […]

Pool League for colleger was held

Swimming pool competition between students LIMA ready to be held, organized swimming competitions Student League will take place over two days on 29-30 June 2013 held at the Swimming Pool Simprug Pertamina, Jakarta. Appropriate target LIMA, expressed readiness to join the ten universities, six of whom have completed the requirements prescribed by LIMA, while four […]

Sebastian Coe wants four-year ban for failed drugs tests

“We have to go back from two years to four years. The move down to two did a lot of damage to my sport,” Lord Coe told BBC Radio 5 live’s Sportsweek. “It is for the clean athletes. I don’t care about the cheats we weed out. These people are trashing my sport.” While the […]

Greg Rutherford ruled of Anniversary Games through injury

Olympic long jump champion Greg Rutherford has pulled out of next weekend’s Anniversary Games in London because of injury. The 26-year-old has not competed since pulling his right hamstring at the Diamond League meet in Paris on 6 July. But he said he still hoped to be fit for next month’s World Championships in Moscow, and has […]

Cycling-Armstrong says French findings on doping are no surprise

LONDON, July 25 (Reuters) – Lance Armstrong said he was not surprised by a French Senate inquiry’s findings that the top two in the 1998 Tour de France took the banned blood booster EPO because virtually all riders at that time cheated and told lies.  “I am not surprised,” the disgraced Tour winner told Cyclingnews. “As I have said, it was an […]

Target NPC Athletics 40 Gold APG Myanmar

Solo (Reuters) – National Paralympic Committee (NPC) Indonesia expects to win 40 gold medals in athletics at the ASEAN Para Games (APG) VII/2014 in Myanmar. National Training Coordinator of Disability Athletics Indonesian sports, Waluyo, in Solo on Thursday, said it has set up as many as 56 athletes both men’s and women for athletic sports […]

Java runner seize Bob Hasan Sprint

East Java runners dominated the numbers ran 60 yards teenage girls in National Championship Athletics’ Bob Hasan Sprint “after passing four runners to the semifinals in Madya Stadium, Senayan, Jakarta. In the preliminary round held Wednesday, from seven series passed 16 runners who competed for the semifinals which consists of the champions and runners-up of […]

Legendary Pole vaulter visit Indonesia

JAKARTA – pole vault world record holder from Ukraine, Sergey Bubka Nazarovich a visit to Indonesia on Tuesday (06/25/2013). “I am delighted to be visiting Indonesia. It is a beautiful country, “he met at the office of Indonesian Olympic Committee (KOI), Jakarta. Bubka record 6.15 meters in Donetsk, Ukraine, on February 21, 1993. 20 years […]

Doping involved, Tyson Gay Adidas Hanging Contract

MIAMI – World athletics shocked by the news that sprinter Tyson Gay claimed involved the use of doping. Adidas is sponsoring runners from the U.S., decided to hang up his contract. Reported previously, with Gay Asafa Powell are two of the six runners who tested positive in a doping test that took place in Jamaica. […]