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Olympics could be postponed, students react

The summer Olympics was supposed to start July 23, 2020, but there is uncertainty if it will happen at all.

Jacob Greenberger '22

March 30, 2020

Olympic qualifying across different sports and regions around the world continues to be suspended due to increasing concerns over coronavirus. The men’s soccer qualifiers were the first to be canceled by the Olympic committee in what is now a very long list of postponed or suspended events. The 2020 Olympics i...

Japan needs to postpone 2020 Olympics

Due to the spread of the coronavirus worldwide, Japan should postpone the 2020 Olympics.

Madison Andrews '20, Paper Sports Editor

March 14, 2020

The Olympic Games is a multi-sport event held every four years, each time in a different location. It is an honor for any country to be the host of this amazing global sports festival, which is watched by many people around the world. According to Statista’s website, it was recorded that 3.6 billion people watched the 2016 Olympics in Rio.  This year, the summer event is to b...

Coronavirus prompts possible Olympics cancellation

The Coronavirus pandemic has infected tens of thousands of people worldwide. A rising death toll and more quarantines around the world have cause speculation over a possible cancellation of the 2020 summer Olympics in Tokyo.

Chloe Murray '22 and Ella Alpert '22

March 12, 2020

One Korea: North and South to march together at 2018 winter games

One Korea: North and South to march together at 2018 winter games

February 6, 2018

By: Zach Strober '19 South Korea announced that they would march under a unified flag with North Korea for the opening ceremonies of the 2018 Winter Olympics taking place in Pyeongchang, South Korea. This marks the first time since 2006 that the countries have agreed to march together. South Korea’s...

Opening ceremony outfits demand attention from their viewers

Opening ceremony outfits demand attention from their viewers

Emma Muro, A&E Editor

February 15, 2014

Fashion aficionados everywhere were clinging to their sanity as all 88 countries competing in the 2014 Olympics marched their way through the Opening Ceremony on February 7th. All kinds of different ensembles representing each unique country bombarded hungry eyes in the audience both in the stadium...

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