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By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Esporte RJ (Sport RJ) project, provided by Rio's Secretary of State for Sport, Leisure and Youth (SEELJE), has resumed activities for the start of the 2017 season. The free...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Thursday, September 8th, in his first race of the Rio 2016 Paralympics, Brazilian Paralympic swimming sensation Daniel Dias did not disappoint the 15,000 fans at the Olympic Aquatic Stadium...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rio 2016 Olympics is being considered a big success by organizers, not only for the fact that none of the often catastrophic forecasts came true but because during these...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For ten seconds on Sunday night, all talk of green pool water, lack of stadium food, and athletes’ muggings in the 2016 Rio Olympics took a backseat to one man...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Friday, July 22nd, the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt, proved any news of his demise was premature. Coming off a hamstring injury that sidelined the Jamaican superstar...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The 2016 Rio Olympics features no shortage of star power, with Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt, and Neymar set to take center stage. But, among the ten thousand athletes in this...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter    RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - As the opening day of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games approaches, the centerpiece of the spectacle has been handed over to the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee today, March 1st....
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rio’s state government has allowed the Olympic stadium João Havelange, better known as Engenhão stadium, to host games of the upcoming Rio state championship, the Campeonato Carioca. The championship is...
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