This was one of those rare Olympic moments where everyone walked away a winner.
Rio spokesman Mario Andrada says the IOC “might help us in the dialogue to get the government to pay.”
The resignation came a week after the U.S. Olympic Committee’s board recommended to USA Gymnastics chairman Paul Parilla that Penny should step down.
“This guy is disgusting. This guy is despicable,” Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette told reporters.
Richard McLaren’s investigation revealed a system that reached the highest levels of Russian sport and government, involved more than 1,000 athletes.
Over 10 days in August, the biggest meet of her life ended like most of the others in the 4 years that came before it, with Biles on the podium.
A new report into systematic Russian doping details a wide-ranging “institutional conspiracy” that involved more than 1,000 athletes.
They revealed records of “Therapeutic Use Exemptions” (TUEs), which allow athletes to use otherwise-banned substances.
Ryan Lochte feels “a little hurt” after two men were arrested for allegedly rushing the stage after he performed Monday on “Dancing with the Stars.”
Lochte agreed to a ban that will also render him ineligible for world championships next July.
A police statement said Lochte would be informed in the United States so he could decide whether to introduce a defense in Brazil.
“I omitted the facts that we urinated behind the building and that Ryan Lochte pulled a poster off the wall,” Feigen said in a statement.
Amid a continuing national recession, the consortium behind the park has sold less than 7 percent of the Olympic Village’s 3,604 apartments.
All golf leaders had to do for the Rio Games was to combine the scores of the top two players from each country to provide a team medal.