28 Jul '12, 11pm

London Started Greatly, by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: Tower of London Bridge, 27 July 2012, photo by Photo...

Lots going on, on this second day of the XXX Summer Olympics of the modern era. London did a wonderful opening, and the comments have been coming in all night. Issue seems to be what the American audience sees from the NBC broadcast. NBC will do over 5300 hours of coverage on its various platforms.

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2012/07/london-started-greatly-...

Tweets

Pat Porter, 8 time XC Champ, has died, by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: Pat Porter, a man who won eight conse...

Pat Porter, 8 time XC Champ, has died, by Alfon...

runblogrun.com 28 Jul '12, 9pm

Pat Porter, a man who won eight consecutive US cross country titles, father of two, husband of Trish Porter, high jumper, ...

Christophe Lemaitre to focus on 200m, 100m slight chance, by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: Christophe Lemaitr...

Christophe Lemaitre to focus on 200m, 100m slig...

runblogrun.com 28 Jul '12, 8am

I can still remember Brooks' look. He was both incensed and pleased. He told a bunch of young coaches that of course white...

2012 London Olympics: Record Numbers Looking Possible, by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: The London 2012 Olymp...

2012 London Olympics: Record Numbers Looking Po...

runblogrun.com 30 Jul '12, 10pm

The London Olympics are finishing day three. I arrived earlier today and the travel from Heathrow to North London was in r...

IAAF Athlete Biological Passport, More Success ...

runblogrun.com 28 Jul '12, 7am

As we go into Day 2 of the XXX Summer Olympic Games of the modern era, we see some success with the IAAF Athlete Biologica...

Day 2 of #london2012 dawns.Here's my recap of Day 1,including Lochte vs Phelps, cycling & SA's looming gold (we hope):

Day 2 of #london2012 dawns.Here's my recap of D...

sportsscientists.com 28 Jul '12, 10pm

If you are GB, you cannot expect rival teams to help and then criticize for not helping because a) you've claimed for week...

Drinking the Olympic Kool-Aid, by Toni Reavis, ...

runblogrun.com 29 Jul '12, 9am

Toni Reavis is one of the most insightful columnists on the sport of road running, and athletics. This is Toni's call to s...

adidas announces adizero Primeknit, release, no...

runblogrun.com 29 Jul '12, 8am

LONDON, July 26, 2012 - One day before the Olympic opening ceremonies, adidas today reveals the adizero Primeknit, its fir...

The Shoe Addicts present, Sally Pearson, 100m h...

runblogrun.com 29 Jul '12, 11pm

Sally Pearson, 2012 AREVA Paris Meeting, July 6, photo by PhotoRun.net Sally Pearson is the dominant 100m hurdler over the...

On the Choice of a Flag-bearer by Elliott Denma...

runblogrun.com 27 Jul '12, 5pm

Elliott Denman did this thought provoking column on the US flag bearer. Elliott, a 1956 Olympian and long time observer of...

Beautiful photos of the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony from Delly Carr/@ITUonline:

Beautiful photos of the 2012 London Olympics Op...

triathlon.competitor.com 28 Jul '12, 3pm

2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony Simon Whitfield served as the flag bearer for Canada. Photo: Delly Carr/Triathlon.or...

The Shard London Bridge: The European Union's Tallest Skyscraper

The Shard London Bridge: The European Union's T...

environmentalgraffiti.com 27 Jul '12, 3pm

The Shard is the newest addition to the European Union's great pantheon of skyscrapers. Located in London on the south sid...

2012 London Olympics: Archives for 2007, 2005, 2003, 2001 World Champs, 2004 Olympic Trials, courtesy of ATF New...

2012 London Olympics: Archives for 2007, 2005, ...

runblogrun.com 28 Jul '12, 7am

2012 London Stadium, photo courtesy of London2012 The first day of the XXX Summer Olympiad of the modern Games is over. Da...

Olympics: China's shooter Yi Siling wins 1st gold of London Games

Olympics: China's shooter Yi Siling wins 1st go...

straitstimes.com 28 Jul '12, 12pm

China's Yi Siling holds her gold medal at the victory ceremony after winning the women's 10m air rifle final competition a...

Paula Radcliffe is out of 2012 London Olympic marathon, citing foot injury, her statement (courtesy of BBC), not...

Paula Radcliffe is out of 2012 London Olympic m...

runblogrun.com 30 Jul '12, 12am

Paula Radcliffe wanted to make her fifth Olympic appearance and go out, in London with style. Unfortunately, it will not b...

Yelena Isinbayeva's Visa commercial, courtesy o...

runblogrun.com 28 Jul '12, 1am

Nicely done story telling, in a way only the Visa team has been able to do. Yelena Isinbayeva, who has broken the world re...