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Why Jordyn Barratt is the pro skateboarder you need to know before Tokyo 2020

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Sep 21, 2017

Tony Hawk. Rob Dyrdek. Bam Margera. These are a few of the male skateboarders who have made a name for themselves…

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Los Angeles officially named as host for 2028 Summer Olympics

By Pat Ralph Sep 13, 2017

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) voted unanimously on Wednesday to officially award Los Angeles as the host city for the…

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Los Angeles signs deal to officially host 2028 Summer Olympics

By Yuti Joshi Jul 31, 2017

Los Angeles officially came to terms on Monday with Olympic leaders to host the 2028 Summer Olympic games. The city…

New study reveals that women’s sports coverage has become more sexist

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Jul 18, 2017

Dr. Cynthia Frisby, a strategic communications specialist at the University of Missouri, has confirmed that sports media has become more sexist…

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IOC votes Los Angeles to host 2024 or 2028 Olympic Games

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Jul 11, 2017

Dear American sports fans: The wait to return the Olympics to Los Angeles is finally over. Well, sort of. The International…

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Olympics add more women’s canoeing events to increase gender equity, balance prize money in 2020

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Jun 20, 2017

In an effort to progress gender equity at the Olympic Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced earlier this month that…

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