Dylan Crossey death: Tribute to victim of suspected Whitestake hit-and-run – BBC News

Image copyright PA Image caption Dylan Crossey succumbed after a collision on Chain House Lane, Whitestake A family have paid tribute to a “fine young gentleman” and “outstanding” footballer killed in a suspected drink-drive hit-and-run. Dylan Crossey, 15, was cycling in Whitestake, Lancashire, at 23:00 BST on Friday when he was in collision with a […]

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Banned for Doping, Floyd Landis Is Get in the Weed Biz

At first glance the former professional cyclists Floyd Landis and David Zabriskie–both kicked out of video games after confessing to using performance-enhancing drugs–seem like imperfect( at best) advocates for the benefits ofmarijuana. Yet today theyre announcing their new business: topical creams laced with the active ingredients of weed, aimed at athletes. The pair are selling […]

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What’s in the water? Pollution fears taint Rio’s picturesque bay ahead of Olympics

Untreated sewage and viruses in Guanabara Bay have led UN to advise athletes to spend as little time in the water as possible There can be few more beautiful city sights in the world than that from the Marina da Gloria, where the Rio 2016 Olympic sailing events will be launched this weekend. Look out […]

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