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Beijing 2008 Medal Ceremony by Jarod

from BuzzFeed

This Swimmer Beat His Hero At The Olympics Eight Years After They First Met

Eight years ago, aged just Joseph Schooling met Michael Phelps while he was training for the Beijing Olympics. Last night, in Rio, he beat Phelps to win Singapore's first-ever gold medal.

from Washington Post

U.S. women’s water polo team beats Italy to defend Olympic gold medal

U.S. women’s water polo team beats Italy to defend Olympic gold medal - The Washington Post


In 2012 the Summer Olympics will be in London England for the first time since 1948. London is certainly capable of creating a memorable Summer Olympic Games and I am certain that it will not dissapoint its fans. However the 2016 Summer Olympics have yet to be finalized. Currently there are four cities that could host the 2016 games: Madrid Spain; Tokyo Japan; Chicago Illinois and Rio De Janiero Brazil. Here are four reasons why the 2016 Summer Games MUST be held in Rio De Janiero Brazil…

from Yahoo Deportes

Un década con Nadal


Badass Armor of the Day: Colorful, intimidating masks are normally reserved for hockey goalies, but the United States fencing team has added their own dash of color by plastering the Stars & Stripes over their faces. The American women swept the fencing medals in Beijing in 2008, so the slight mental edge doesn’t bode well for their opponents in London.

from CBC Sports

Canadian triathlete Simon Whitfield retires at 38

Canada's Simon Whitfield, looking at his Olympic silver medal won at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, also won gold at the 2000 Sydney Olym...