competition

Teen disqualified from swim competition over glucose monitor

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A Colorado Springs swimmer has filed a federal discrimination complaint against the Colorado High School Activities Association after being disqualified from a swim competition over his glucose monitor.

Sixteen-year-old Ethan Orr is a competitive swimmer for Coronado High School. He qualified for the state championships and had already competed in two events during the June competition when a CHSAA referee came up and inquired about his arm monitor.

“Ethan was given the choice to remove it from his arm or not to compete in that event and he chose not to compete in that event. He

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Tough Day For U.S. Women In Olympic Mountain Biking, Christopher Blevins 14th in Men’s Competition

Haley Batten competes during the women’s cross-country race at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 on July 27, 2021 in Izu, Japan.. 

 

TOKYO — Walking the 2020 Olympic mountain bike course last week under blue skies, Kate Courtney tweeted, “This mountain bike course is just as beautiful as I remember it.” 

But after the remnants of a typhoon blew through on Monday night, with rain finally stopping around 11 a.m. Japan time, the course — in Izu, about two hours south of Tokyo — was a different animal altogether.

Heavy rain left the many rock gardens and technical sections, plus 500

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Dr Disrespect Challenges Former NFL Star Pat McAfee to Football Competition

Popular YouTube streamer Dr Disrespect has now found himself in a beef with former NFL punter Pat McAfee. During a recent stream on his channel, Dr Disrespect claimed that he could throw a football a further distance with his arm than McAfee could kick with his leg. While the comment was made off-hand by the Doc, the challenge eventually made it to McAfee’s ears, who has now responded.

In a recent edition of The Pat McAfee Show, the titular host was informed of Dr Disrespect’s challenge and replied to it on air. McAfee, although he is a former punter in

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European Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition

Chelsea fans protested against their involvement in the European Super League outside Stamford Bridge

All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League (ESL) have now withdrawn from the competition.

Manchester City were the first club to pull out after Chelsea had signalled their intent to do so by preparing documentation to withdraw.

The other four sides – Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham – have all now followed suit.

Italian side Inter Milan are also set to withdraw as they no longer wish to be involved with the project.

BBC Sport understands bosses at the Serie A

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