Summer Olympics

Detroit Passes On Bid For 2024 OlympicsDetroit Mayor Dave Bing is passing on the idea of making a bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Claressa Shields Is Olympic ChampionFlint's Claressa Shields won the Olympic gold medal Thursday, capping her swift rise to the top of women's boxing with a 19-12 victory over Russia's Nadezda Torlopova.
Canton Olympian's Dad: 'We Never Expected This To Happen'After watching his daughter, Olympic swimmer Allison Schmitt, compete in the London games, Canton resident Ralph Schmitt is still in awe of the experience.
IDashboards Creates Tracking Dashboard For OlympicsThe Summer Olympics are under way and iDashboards, the Troy-based business intelligence dashboard software developer, is letting all of us track all the action.
Detroit History: Going For Olympic Gold On Woodward Ave."Detroit is the center of a great sports community. We are anxious to open our doors to you all," said President John F. Kennedy in 1968.
Handful Of Metro Detroit Athletes Compete In London Olympic GamesA handful of sports stars from Metro Detroit will be among the thousands of athletes from all over the world who will compete in the Olympic Games over the next two weeks in London, England.