| Jun 25, 2012
| 9:30 PM
Charles Jock, a recent UC Irvine graduate, finished eighth in the eight-man field of the 800 meters at the U.S. Track and Field Olympic Trials at the University of Oregon on Monday and did not qualify for the team that will compete in London.
| Jul 9, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Think your workout is tough?
Just watch John Rivas, a powerlifter at Virginia Military Institute.
He lifts three to four times a week and when we say lift we're talking six to seven hundred pounds.
"It's not easy. You're always trying to push...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 10:47 PM
Warren Moon, the late coach Bill Walsh, Ken Dorsey and I testified before the California Senate and Assembly several years back supporting a bill by State Senator Jackie Speier to ban steroids and dangerous supplements from high school students and...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:20 PM
To prove a point once, fitness trainer Thomas Holland did a little experiment.
"I had one client who loves weights and body work, jumping jacks and push-ups and all that stuff," says Holland, who works at a Richardson, Texas, gym. "I have another who...
| Jul 22, 2012
HAMPTON — Francena McCorory has spent millions of seconds on the track.
When the first-time Olympian was at Bethel High, she had to be coaxed into running her events by Bruins assistant track and field coach Cantrese Pierce.
"It's less than 60...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Chess, boxing, and cornhole will be among the lead-off events on Friday for the third annual Hampton Sports Festival at the Hampton Roads Convention Center.
More than 2,000 competitors already have entered the three-day event, which runs from 6-9 p.m....
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:28 PM
An Estancia High School student is seeking $10,000 to $25,000 for injuries he said he sustained while lifting weights, according to a lawsuit filed against the Newport-Mesa Unified School District and Estancia.
The male student, through his guardian,...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Wayne Jones is so proud of his weightlifting prowess that he has an image of barbells and the number 400 tattooed on his chiseled abs, an apparent reference to how many pounds he can bench press.
But Jones’ penchant for showing off that tattoo...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:19 PM
Attention fans of heavy lifting: Grab your torches and pitchforks! Someone is questioning your long-held beliefs told by preachers of the hard-core gospel and published ad nauseam in magazines with the word "muscle" in the title.
Here goes: Lifting...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Olympics-Women's Soccer, United States vs. Colombia, Brazil vs. New Zealand, France vs. North Korea; Beach Volleyball, Women's Volleyball, China vs. Serbia; Equestrian; Women's Handball, Norway vs. France; Women's Shooting; Men's...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:40 PM
LONDON (AP) — Five things to know about Monday, Day 3 of the London Olympics:
—Franklin, Grevers win backstroke golds for U.S.
—China takes 2nd straight Olympic gold in gymnastics.
—Williams sisters, Federer, Roddick...