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  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Introducing World Cup-winning rugby sevens captain Scott Curry

    In the past several months, rugby sevens star Scott Curry has led New Zealand to victory at the Commonwealth Games and the World Cup. This success follows a three-year cycle during which the All Blacks failed to finish higher than third in the season-long World Series and changed head coach after 22 years. With gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games his ultimate aim, we caught up with 30-year-old Curry to chat through training routines, childhood heroes and his background as a science teacher. 
    01 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, Rugby Sevens, New Zealand, On the road to Tokyo
  • News | Olympic News

    Massachusetts - the unlikely birthplace of basketball and volleyball

    Two of the most popular sports on the Olympic programme – basketball and volleyball – each have their origins in the US state of Massachusetts, where they were devised by two pioneering physical education teachers in the 19th century.
    27 Apr 2018 | Olympic News, Basketball, Volleyball
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Thomas Muirhead keeps it in the family

    The Scottish curler and Winter Youth Olympian is one of three siblings going for gold in PyeongChang.
    14 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, YOG, Curling, Great Britain
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Muirhead out to lead GB curlers to the top at PyeongChang 2018

    Two-time Olympian Eve Muirhead became the youngest ever skip to win an Olympic medal when she led her Great Britain rink to bronze at Sochi 2014. Crowned European champion for a second time in 2017, the Scot hails from a family of curlers and will be joined in PyeongChang by brothers Thomas and Glen.
    18 Jan 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, MUIRHEAD, Eve, Great Britain, Curling, Olympic News
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