picture of 2016 Olympic Games

Aug 12 - 21, 2016
 

FloTrack will provide coverage of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

  1. Rio Olympic Marathon Champion Jemima Sumgong Banned For Four Years

    Rio Olympic Marathon Champion Jemima Sumgong Banned For Four Years

    Nov 7, 2017

    Jemima Sumgong of Kenya has officially received a four-year suspension after failing an out-of-competition drug test earlier this year. She became Kenya's first women's Olympi...

  2. Police Raid Home Of Brazilian Olympic Committee President In Bribery Probe

    Police Raid Home Of Brazilian Olympic Committee President In Bribery Probe

    Sep 5, 2017

    Brazilian police raided the residence of Carlos Nuzman, president of the Brazilian Olympic Committee (BOC), and issued detention warrants to him and his colleagues today in Rio de Janei...

  3. Yelena Isinbayeva Will Head Russian Anti-Doping

    Yelena Isinbayeva Will Head Russian Anti-Doping

    Dec 7, 2016

    ​By James Ellingworth, Associated Press

  4. Report: Kenyan Officials May Have Stolen Athletes' Shoes And Bonus Money

    Report: Kenyan Officials May Have Stolen Athletes' Shoes And Bonus Money

    Nov 29, 2016

    ​By the Associated Press​​

  5. A Ton Of Rio Drug Tests Were Skipped Because The Lab Couldn't Find Athletes

    A Ton Of Rio Drug Tests Were Skipped Because The Lab Couldn't Find Athletes

    Nov 1, 2016

    ​By the Associated Press​​

  6. Congress Moves To Block 'Victory Tax' On Olympic Athletes

    Congress Moves To Block 'Victory Tax' On Olympic Athletes

    Sep 23, 2016

    By MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press

  7. Speak Out Or Die: Feyisa Lilesa Can't Quit Fighting Ethiopian Government

    Speak Out Or Die: Feyisa Lilesa Can't Quit Fighting Ethiopian Government

    Sep 21, 2016

    ​By Sarah Barker

  8. Thirsty Russians Leak Innocuous TUEs for Michelle Carter, DeAnna Price

    Thirsty Russians Leak Innocuous TUEs for Michelle Carter, DeAnna Price

    Sep 14, 2016

    In their apparent ongoing quest to prove the rest of the sports world takes drugs, too, Russian hackers Fancy Bears released a second batch of Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs) granted to at...

  9. Mikey Brannigan Wins Paralympic 1500m Gold

    Mikey Brannigan Wins Paralympic 1500m Gold

    Sep 13, 2016

    In a slow-paced Paralympic final in Rio, Mikey Brannigan controlled the race from start to finish and won Paralympic T20 1500m gold with a dominant last 500 meters. Brannigan stayed posted c...

  10. What's Your Favorite Bernard Lagat Race?

    What's Your Favorite Bernard Lagat Race?

    Sep 7, 2016

    While we were paying our respects to the laborer this weekend, Bernard Lagat may have run his last race at the oval office. Lagat said the 3K at ISTAF Berlin was his final track race, and no...