Akuoma Omeoga may be a proud native of St. Paul and graduate of the U of M, but it's because of her Nigerian descent that she's making history at the 2018 Winter Olympics as part of Nigeria's first ever Bobsleigh team.
Sport climbing has a couple variations, but in the video I watched two climbers competed to be the first to reach the top of a rock wall. The whole race lasted mere seconds -- 5, 6 or 7 -- and often the winners won by just milliseconds. I nearly thought I was watching a video in fast-forward mode.
Viewing parties have been planned as St. Cloud's own Alise Post competes in the Olympics. You can watch Post in the the BMX races at the Marcus Parkwood Cinema in Waite Park. The viewing parties are free and open to everyone.
Former St. Cloud State University football player, and SCSU rugby club member, Garrett Bender began his Olympic run today (Tuesday) in Rio.
The USA men's Rugby Sevens team won one game, and lost another.
I enjoy watching the Olympic games--especially the men's and women's gymnastics portion. It always amazes me how athletic the competitors are. They almost seem inhuman. It's definitely true that they have more athletic ability in their pinky toe than I do in my entire body...
Late last night Katy Perry surprised fans worldwide by releasing her first new single since 2013! Can you believe it has been three whole years since we heard new music from her!? "Rise" is the name of the single she released on Thursday at 11 PM Eastern time...