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These charts clearly show how some Olympic swimmers may have gotten an unfair advantage

A few years ago, researchers from Indiana University discovered a disturbing pattern at the 2013 Swimming World Championships in Barcelona. According to the lap-time data, athletes assigned to the outer lanes of the pool were consistently swimming faster in one direction than the other. A mysterious force seemed to be interfering with the competition. But before […]

Yulia Stepanova, the whistle-blower in Russia's widespread doping scandal, will not be allowed to compete in Rio. Olympic Committee, Summer Winter, Summer Olympics, Olympic Games, Scandal, Rio, Athlete, Russia, Modern

IOC decides not to ban full Russian team from Rio Olympics

Less than two weeks before the Games begin, the International Olympic Committee ruled against barring the full Russian team from competing.

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Here's What Olympians Eat for Each Sport

There is a huge variation in what elite athletes eat, depending on their sport.

Muslim female athletes find sport so essential they compete while covered - The Washington Post Sports Hijab, Female Athletes, Triathlon, Olympics, Muslim, Sporty, Washington, Cover, Cloaks

Muslim female athletes find sport so essential they compete while covered

Demands from women for more breathable fabrics have spawned a novel 21st-century fashion item in the Middle East: the sports hijab.

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Kagiso Rabada scoops record haul at CSA awards

Kagiso Rabada cleans up at the annual CSA awards as he's named South African cricketer of the year.

Die Doring van Despatch In the book “The Chosen” written by Andy Colquhoun and Paul Dobson, Danie Gerber was selected as the greatest Springbok ever. Well, one cannot argue with facts… Danie Gerber Living Legends, African History, Rugby, Growing Up, Sports, Books, Fictional Characters, Van, Facts

Danie Gerber - The Greatest Ever ⋆ Real Rugby

Die Doring van Despatch In the book “The Chosen” written by Andy Colquhoun and Paul Dobson, Danie Gerber was selected as the greatest Springbok ever. Well, one cannot argue with facts… As a youngster growing up in the western suburbs of Johannesburg in the 1980’s, only one player really mattered. Naas Botha. He was the … Danie Gerber – The Greatest Ever Read More »

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Nico Rosberg crowned Formula One world champion as Lewis Hamilton faces severe punishment from Mercedes

LEWIS HAMILTON was forced to surrender his Formula One world crown after a bitter fight with Nico Rosberg. The Brit will painfully see his title slide across the Mercedes garage floor to his rival …

Every time Michael Phelps takes a gold medal stroke, this is what happens in his brain - The Washington Post Joseph Pilates, Michael Phelps, Brain, Take That, Swimming, Neuroscience, Shit Happens, Washington, Gold

Every time Michael Phelps takes a gold medal stroke, this is what happens in his brain

Humans may have evolved to be reasonably decent swimmers — we're pretty good at not drowning, given a little bit of instruction — but we certainly didn't evolve to swim like that.

The athlete is not the only member of his family to have won a medal in Rio. His cousin is Cheslin Kolbe, who won bronze with the South African sevens rugby team. Wayde Van Niekerk, Olympic Games, Things To Know, Trivia, Rugby, Olympics, Rio, Athlete, African

Five things to know about Wayde van Niekerk

The athlete is not the only member of his family to have won a medal in Rio. His cousin is Cheslin Kolbe, who won bronze with the South African sevens rugby team.

In vilifying Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova, Americans are splashing murky waters - Sally Jenkins, The Washington Post 20160810 Live Cricket Streaming, Rio Olympics 2016, Rio 2016, Olympic Games, Upper Body, Swimming, Workout, American, Rio De Janeiro

In vilifying Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova, Americans are splashing murky waters

Lilly King and sport’s other moralists ought to take a closer look before casting labels.

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Olympic Form: How Sports Influence Body Shape

Olympics athletes are in the peak of condition to perform and excel at a range of sporting events — which means that their body types and how they train vary dramatically.

Focussed on building the strength and flexibility required for the execution of core gymnastics and dance skills. Targeted work in posture, joint stability, core, upper and lower body strength. Gymnastics Lessons, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Gymnastics Stuff, The Power Of Yet, Female Gymnast, Dance Routines, Dance Company, Summer Olympics, Injury Prevention

Why Are Gymnasts So Flexible?

How are women gymnasts who compete in the Summer Olympics so flexible?

Local Celebrities Up In Arms About Criticism On Caster Semenya Sport Fashion, Fitness Fashion, Caster Semenya, 2012 Summer Olympics, History Online, Rio 2016, African History, Sport Man, Workout Leggings

Contents - Articles You May Find Interesting on BuzzSouthAfrica

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Russian officials ran doping programs in multiple Olympic sports, WADA investigation finds The new report from the World Anti-Doping Agenc. Olympic Sports, Olympic Games, Learn To Speak Russian, Reasonable Doubt, Learn Chinese, Summer Olympics, Investigations, Programming, Running

WADA recommends banning Russia from Olympics after investigation reveals far-reaching doping program

The organization had been investigating Russian athletics since 2015.

1984 Olympic race when on the fourth lap of the race that Zola Budd's eccentric style of running - barefoot and elbows waggling - brought Mary Decker crashing to the ground. The two collided after Budd had surged to the front of the pack. 1984 Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Venues, Olympic Games, Marion Jones, Olympic Runners, Eccentric Style, Sports Pictures, Documentary Film

Zola Budd says she gave up in Olympic final after tangle with Mary Decker

South African-born runner who represented UK in 1984 LA Games says she deliberately slowed down after US rival fell

The victory ensures that Mamelodi Sundowns will represent Africa at the FIFA Club World Cup competition in December. Club World Cup, Fifa, Victorious, Competition, Champion, December, Soccer, African, Running

Sundowns crowned African champions

The victory ensures that Mamelodi Sundowns will represent Africa at the FIFA Club World Cup competition in December.