Five Rings: Why Sunday’s Men’s 100m Final Was The Best Ever

Five Rings gives an in-depth look at an event, athlete, or trend in the Olympic sports world and the Olympic movement. In this edition, David DeGuzman examines why Sunday's men's 100m final in Beijing should be considered the best ever run in the event's history. On Sunday, August 23, 2015, nine men took the blocks …

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#TBT: Rio 2007 Opening Ceremony

In honor of the #OneYearToGo mark to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, this #TBT goes back to eight years ago when Rio de Janeiro hosted the 2007 Pan American Games, with its opening ceremony called "spectacular" by the Los Angeles Times. On Friday the city inaugurated the 15th Pan American Games with a lavish and …