Kimberly Rhode won the gold medal in women’s skeet shooting Sunday, making her the first American to take an individual-sport medal in five consecutive Olympics.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The 2012 Olympic Summer Games get underway officially Friday with the Opening Ceremony in London. More technological advances will make the TV viewing better than ever. “That’s just the way we’re […]
Twins Grant and Ross James have always taken parallel paths in life. Now the champion rowers are off to London as Olympic teammates.
Look out London. The 16-year-old whose “Flying Squirrel” nickname might be the only thing more appealing than her personality or her high-flying uneven bars routine is ready to take on a new continent after upsetting world champion Jordyn Wieber to win the Olympic trials Sunday night.
Jonathan Horton, the two-time Beijing medalist was picked for the U.S. men’s gymnastics team for the London Games on Sunday, joined by Jake Dalton and Sam Mikulak.
Nastia Liukin posted a score of 14.050 on her signature event, better than the national championships three weeks ago but nowhere near where it needs to be to nab one of the coveted five Olympic spots.
Sam Mikulak solidified his spot on the five-man Olympic team with a score of 91.80 on Thursday, just ahead of Danell Leyva at 91.70 and national champion John Orozco.
If Josh Dixon makes the cut at the US Olympic team trials in San Jose on Thursday, he could also make history as the first openly gay gymnast to compete at the Olympics.
San Jose’s downtown bars, restaurants and hotels are preparing for the U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials which will be held at HP Pavilion starting next week.
Alexander Massiallas was following a family tradition when he took up foil fencing. His father competed in the Olympics three times, and now the young man has himself been named to the U.S. men’s team for 2012.