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Kenyan Geoffrey Mutai looking to win third consecutive New York City Marathon

...and see what I can really do," he said.Kipsang did not meet the challenge of a championship-style event at the 2012 Olympics, when he built an early lead only to be passed and settle for a bronze medal.With a pacemaker, Mutai explains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-01/kenyan-geoffrey-muta
Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend

...prison Tuesday for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, completing a transformation from an acclaimed sprinter at the 2012 Olympics to a convicted criminal led away in a police van with barred windows.Wearing a dark suit, the double-amputee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-21/oscar-pistorius-sentenced-five-ye
Judge: Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murder but was negligent

...against 27-year-old Pistorius, once a globally admired celebrity who competed against able-bodied athletes at the 2012 Olympics in London. His brother, Carl, was there in a wheelchair because of injuries suffered in a recent car crash. So...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-11/judge-oscar-pistoriu
Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest

...necessary work to learn from this experience and make better decisions in the future."Phelps, 29, retired after the 2012 Olympics in London, having won a record 18 gold medals and 22 medals overall. But he returned to competition this year with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-05/phelps-says-swimming-hold-after-d
Defense in Oscar Pistorius murder trial rests its case

...South Africans and others around the world who recall the double-amputee runner competing on carbon fiber blades at the 2012 Olympics in London. The triumphant image of Pistorius racing alongside able-bodied athletes contrasts with the anguished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-08/defense-oscar-pistor
IOC denies report about 2016 Games possible switch

...reported that the British capital, which played host to the 2012 Olympics, has been "secretly asked" if it would be able...and financial challenges.Many of the venues from the 2012 Olympics have been dismantled or converted for public use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-09/ioc-denies-report-about-
Oscar Pistorius wails during testimony

...African double-amputee runner captured the world's attention when he successfully fought for permission to run in the 2012 Olympics on his carbon-fiber prostheses. The next year, he was facing charges for killing the woman he said he loved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-08/oscar-pistorius-wail
Advances will help in Olympic drug testing in Sochi

...immediately available. Brazilian media quoted Souza's father as saying she sustained a back injury.Souza, 25, missed the 2012 Olympics because of a hand injury.She didn't automatically qualify for Sochi but was still expected to earn a spot for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-28/advances-will-help-olymp
Russian city mourns as torch nears stop on journey to Sochi

...anti-gay law and the terrorist bombings there has been much negative press," said Wildgust, who also volunteered at the 2012 Olympics. "But I had the same feeling about London, everyone saying, 'We'll never make it good.' But when it started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-04/russian-city-mourns-torc
Usain Bolt hopes to give world championships a jolt

...many threats to Bolt in the 100. And about now the Jamaican's biggest challenger might be the clock."After the 2012 Olympics, I was telling people who weren't into track and field, 'Hold onto your popcorn because next year is going to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-08-09/usain-bolt-hopes-give-world-champ