An anonymous bidder has paid $1,466,574 for the Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens in Berlin in 1936, this is the highest amount ever paid Olympic memorabilia. [Read more…]
Pretoria – Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula has praised the South African men’s lightweight rowing team for clinching a third gold medal for the country at the 2012 London Olympic Games. [Read more…]
Usain Bolt and Cedella Marley Showcase the Jamaica Track & Field Olympic Wear
The Jamaica Olympic Association and PUMA today launched the Jamaican Team uniforms for the London 2012 Olympic Games™, including podium and ceremony wear with the help of Jamaican Track Athlete and World’s Fastest man Usain Bolt. Fashion designer Cedella Marley, daughter of Reggae icon the late Bob Marley, unveiled her designs alongside Usain Bolt at the launch in London today. [Read more…]
Someone best tell Dai Greene that they already have football at the Olympics
Greene against Olympic football
World 400m hurdles champion Dai Greene insists football should not be at London 2012 as it will “overshadow” traditional Olympic sports.
A bit green if you ask us