Ex-Olympian pens memoir on track career, stint as escort

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Suzy Favor Hamilton said Wednesday that she will release a memoir next month that will touch on the mental health issues that compelled the former U.S. Olympian and University of Wisconsin...

No autograph, selfie seekers at Champs Camp, but Jason Brown still smiling

By: KEVIN CARMODY sports@gazette.com

He doesn't mind getting stopped in a grocery store or restaurant for an autograph, picture or selfie.

For Jason Brown, that's been a regular occurrence since winning Olympic silver at the Sochi Winter Games...

Former USOC leader Jim Scherr takes new job

By: The Associated Press

Jim Scherr, the former CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee, has been hired as interim executive director of the National Wheelchair Basketball Association.

The NWBA is the governing body for the U.S....

While chasing Bolt, Gatlin shakes off criticism at worlds

BEIJING (AP) — Usain Bolt returned to the track at world championships Tuesday and eased his way through the preliminary round of his favorite race, the 200 meters.

Justin Gatlin also cruised, doing nothing...

Former coach of US Olympic gymnasts arrested on suspicion of child molestation

By: The Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS — Authorities have arrested the head of an Indianapolis gymnastics academy who coached two members of the 2008 U.S. women's Olympic team.

Marion County Jail records say 48-year-old Marvin Sharp...

Video: American runner loses bronze medal after celebrating too early

By: The Associated Press

BEIJING — They both lifted their arms to celebrate before the finish line.

For Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in the 100 meters, this was no big deal. There was so much daylight between Fraser-Pryce and the...

USA Synchro to move its headquarters to Colorado Springs

By: The Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS — USA Synchro will move its headquarters from Indianapolis to Colorado Springs by year's end to be closer to the Olympic Training Center.

The national governing body for synchronized swimming...

Lindsey Vonn injures ankle in New Zealand training crash

By: The Associated Press

QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand — Lindsey Vonn says she has fractured an ankle bone in a training crash in New Zealand.

The American skier, writing on Twitter, says "Unfortunately I crashed today and have a small...