Weekend Reads Olympic champion HARTING rises in preparation for Tokyo an
Canadian boxer Many Bujold fighting for Tokyo Olympic berth outside ring
Mandy Bujold would have far preferred fighting this battle within the familiar ropes of the ring. Instead, the Tokyo Olympic fate for Canada's best boxer lies in the hands of the Court of Arbitration for Sport after her Tokyo qualifying tournament was scrapped due to COVID-19. Bujold and her lawyer Sylvie Rodrigue were denied their appeal to the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday, leaving the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne her last chance to box in what would be her final Games. "I had been hopeful (about the IOC's decision)," Bujold said Wednesday morning.
a good two months before the start of the Olympic Games in Tokyo BSrift Discusser Christoph Harting at the thrower days in Halle his first competition since 2019.
Discus Olympic Champion Christoph Harting (Berlin) rises on Saturday on the way to the summer games in Tokyo (July 23 to 8 August) in the season.
of the 31-year-old denies his first competition since the 2019 World Cup in Halle / Saale in Doha. "Neubrandenburg, Halle, Schönebeck? It's all competitions with mostly good wind conditions, as every thrower is out to show his level of performance," said Hartings Trainer Torsten Lönnfors.
Anti-Olympic petition gains tens of thousands of signatures
TOKYO — An online petition calling for the Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled has gained tens of thousands of signatures since being launched in Japan only days ago. The rollout of the petition comes with Tokyo, Osaka and several other areas under a state of emergency with coronavirus infections rising — particularly new variants. The state of emergency is to expire on May 11, but some reports in Japan say it is likely to be extended. The postponed Olympics are to open in just under three months on July 23. The petition is addressed to International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, who has tentative plans to visit Japan later this month.
The standard for Tokyo has already overbooked Harting. Due to the corona crisis, also services from 1 January 2019 to 5 April 2020 for the qualification for Japan, in June 2019 threw Harting 66,01 m.brother of Robert Harting Holten Sensational Gold
in Rio had the brother of London Olympic champion Robert Harting Sensational Gold brought, a year later, he could not qualify for the 2017 World Cup in London.
at the home European Championship 2019 and the 2019 World Cup had failed Harting in the qualification.
in ball pushing the ex-world champion David Storl (Leipzig) and Christina Schwanitz (Thum) are planning their first start of the outdoor season.
Shaquille O'Neal, Sue Bird will announce Athlete of the Year at the Bryan County High School Sports Awards .
Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal and WNBA World Champion Sue Bird to present at the Bryan County High School Sports Awards. The Bryan County High School Sports Awards is part of the largest high school sports recognition program in the country. Top athletes in most state-sanctioned sports will be honored during an on-demand broadcast at 7 p.m. Central June 28 on the event website. More: Chipper Jones, T.J.