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July 28, 2016

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Lori Shontz of Runner's World explains how the IOC stricture " limits how brands that aren’t official partners can advertise or post on social media, even if they support an athlete at the Games."…
USA Today piece (major video component) by Martin Rogers starts by explaining the importance of samba to the South American nation's culture…
Ken Goe of takes a look at the new TrackTown USA venture, which still has an air of mystery about it regarding who is actually running the 4 teams…
Check out this YouTube trailer for a new film, opening August 5, that focuses on the African Americans not named Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin…
“A lot of people over the last couple of seasons have fallen prey to the unstoppable force Usain Bolt brings to the table,” Gatlin tells Sean Gregory of TIME. “And they just become subdued. That’s not who I am."…
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