LGBT Community Calls for Boycott of Olympic Sponsors

Russian president, Vladimir Putin has led a series of harsh political actions against homosexuals over the past month, including passing one resolution that bans propaganda of all non-traditional sexual relations.  With Sochi set to host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, worldwide protest of this reform continues to grow leaving many calling for the International Olympic … Continued

Rough Sailing for America’s Cup and Sponsor Louis Vuitton

Two months before competing catamarans are scheduled to set sail in the San Francisco Bay for the 34th defense of America’s Cup, the event seems to be in deep water. Oracle Team USA’s Cup title defense, following a 2010 victory that was the first for an American team in nearly 20 years, was pegged as … Continued

Lack of Funding for US Speedskating Offers Huge Sponsorship Opportunity

A recent USA today article highlights the plight of Olympic aspirants that struggle just to make ends meet.  Olympic short-track speedskating hopeful Emily Scott’s story is highlighted.  She has seen her monthly direct athlete stipend cut by nearly 70%, forcing her to take on the third-shift at a surgical supply factory and apply for food … Continued