Olympics

12:00am

Tue May 6, 2014

2:07pm

Wed April 23, 2014

Youth Radio: Getting teens active in an unlikely ice sport

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April 23rd, 2014 Featured on Stitcher download One of the highlights of the past winter season had the world looking at Sochi, Russia; home of the 2014 Winter Olympics. One of the more obscure ice sports was curling. It's kind of like shuffleboard on ice- and like shuffleboard, its competitors tend to skew older.

5:20pm

Tue February 11, 2014
Arts & Culture

Only Olympic sport played with brooms finds a home in the Bay Area

Barry Ivy at the Golden Gate Bonspiel
San Francisco Bay Area Curling Club

Inside a huge ice rink in San Jose, where the Sharks hockey team practices, thirty-two men and women are laughing, yelling, and taking turns sweeping and throwing heavy granite rocks down a freshly-Zambonied sheet of ice. They are curling, and on most Tuesday nights, four different curling matches are taking place on one rink.

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7:50pm

Thu February 6, 2014
Politics

Out In The Bay 2/6/14

A look at all things anti-gay in Russia on the eve of the Sochi Olympics.  An interview with journalist David Tuller, author of "Cracks In The Iron Closet".

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4:51pm

Thu August 16, 2012
Sports

What's a fair advantage for professional atheletes?

The next chapter in the story of athletes and performance enhancing drugs in sports has been written, and it takes place in San Francisco. Wednesday, Giants left-fielder Melky Cabrera was suspended for the rest of the year, without pay, by Major League Baseball, for failing a drug test: he had high levels of testosterone.

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