July 29, 2012 - 8:06pm
The Jewish Community of Louisville presents the true story of the controversy surrounding the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
Any large event is going to garner controversy in some way or another. And why not? There will always be somebody to get upset at something, whether warranted or not.
April 4, 2012 - 10:00am
I'm already looking toward the Olympics, and as such have turned my attention to a local standout at the last "summer games."
I love the summer Olympics- in fact I’m already getting psyched up for this year’s in London. In this critic’s humble opinion England offers a solid venue for the games and more than that there’s something intrinsically great about the ancient games. So, in honor...
April 27, 2011 - 10:32pm
Continuing our sports legends of Louisville series, we're splashing into our next highlighted athlete.
Sacred Heart’s Mary T. Meagher is considered one of the greatest swimmers of all time. When one watches how she effortlessly seemed to glide through the water, it is easy to see how she earned the graceful nickname Madame Butterfly.Born in the 60’s, Meagher (married name, Plant) was born to swim,...
November 1, 2012 - 12:01pm
The Olympics may be only halfway over, but you can get the jump on everyone watching at home by attending a free (and safe) rugby clinic—then watching as Louisville's new high school league roars to life.
If you’re feeling a bit couch-potatoish watching the Olympics, have no fear: You can get in on a new Olympic sport this very weekend. On Saturday, February 20, a free rugby clinic will take place at Highland Middle School, 1700 Norris Place, from 10–1. Led by Luke Gross, a former...
February 19, 2010 - 2:20pm
Do you find yourself running around the house chanting USA...USA! while draped in an American flag lately? Are you pining for the possibility that your little one could one day be a future Olympian? Sign your child up for some ice skating lessons at a local ice rink and perhaps your vicarious dreams of Olympic glory can come true.
Do you find yourself running around the house chanting "USA...USA!" while draped in an American flag lately? Are you pining for the possibility that your little one could one day be a future Olympian? Sign your child up for some ice skating lessons at a local ice rink and perhaps your...