local | Recreation | Sports | WorldNorthwest News Network | Aug. 21, 2016 9:33 p.m.
Eight more Olympic medalists with ties to our region stood on the podium this weekend before Brazilian music brought the Summer Games to a close in Rio.
Portland runner Galen Rupp will race in the men's marathon just a week after he finished fifth in the 10,000-meter run.
Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes told journalists in Brasilia on Thursday that 10 had been arrested and two more were being sought.
local | Recreation | Sports | News | Think Out LoudOPB | July 13, 2016 noon
This summer, former University of Oregon and current TrackTown USA star Alexi Pappas will lace up her running shoes for the Greek team at this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
local | Recreation | Sports | NewsNorthwest News Network | July 12, 2016 6:45 p.m.
Six players from the women's pro soccer teams in Seattle and Portland were named Tuesday to the U.S. Olympic Team for the Summer Games in Brazil.
local | Nation | Recreation | Sports | NewsNorthwest News Network | July 11, 2016 9:23 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon
Close to one-quarter of the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Team heading to Brazil next month -- 28 runners and throwers -- have Northwest connections.
A 41-year-old distance runner nicknamed the "ageless wonder" qualified for the Olympics for a fifth time during the final weekend of the U.S. Olympic...
local | Nation | Recreation | Sports | NewsNorthwest News Network | July 10, 2016 9:25 a.m. | Eugene, Oregon
Former Washington State University track star Bernard Lagat finished first in a furious sprint to the finish of the 5,000 meters.
local | Nation | Recreation | Sports | NewsNorthwest News Network | July 9, 2016 11:46 p.m. | Eugene, Oregon
As if excelling at one sport was not enough, University of Oregon football wide receiver Devon Allen is now going to the Summer Olympics ... as a hurdler.
Despite recent tragedies in Orlando, Istanbul and now Dallas, the security personnel at the Olympic Trials in Eugene must balance vigilance with openness.
Mike Leckie is back for the third time to the Olympic trials in Eugene, Oregon, with his bas-relief sculptures inspired by Olympic athletes.
Defending Olympic champion Aries Merritt says he'll go to Brazil if he makes Team USA, even though Zika poses a greater risk to him after a recent kidney transplant.