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Keep Your Eyes On Shani Davis
By January 22, 2014 Read More →

Keep Your Eyes On Shani Davis

When it comes the Olympics the one person will be looking forward to is speed skater Shani Davis. Ever since he made history as the first African American male to win an individual medal at the Winter Olympics back in 2006, people have been following this man ever since. With the upcoming Olympics set to […]

‘We Will Punish Athletes Supporting LGBT Rights In Russia’: IOC
By August 13, 2013 Read More →

‘We Will Punish Athletes Supporting LGBT Rights In Russia’: IOC

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has confirmed it will punish Olympic athletes who support LGBT rights in Russia, citing its charter, a Games spokesman said today.   By Nathan James The 2014 Winter Olympics, set to take place in the Russian town of Sochi, are a subject of controversy over that country’s new legislation criminalizing […]

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Johnny Weir Launches Weekly Column In Falls Church News-Press
By October 18, 2012 Read More →

Johnny Weir Launches Weekly Column In Falls Church News-Press

FALLS CHURCH, Va.- With its edition on newsstands today, the Falls Church News-Press, for 21 years an award-winning Washington, D.C. area general interest weekly, began exclusively hosting a new column by two-time Olympic figure skater and three-time U.S. figure skating champion Johnny Weir. Weir has returned to competition this fall, after a hiatus following his […]

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