Latest Apolo Anton Ohno Stories

2011-04-27 09:31:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On ING New York City Marathon Opening Day 2011, New York Road Runners president and CEO Mary Wittenberg announced the return of a trio of champions on the broadcast of NYRR Live from Columbus Circle. Headlining the field on Sunday, November 6, will be 2010 winners Gebre Gebremariam of Ethiopia and Edna Kiplagat of Kenya and 2009 champion Meb Keflezighi of the United States. Keflezighi, the first American to win the race since Alberto Salazar...

2011-04-01 16:10:00

NORWALK, Conn., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and Diageo, the world's leading spirits, wine and beer company, and industry leader in promoting responsible drinking, marked the occasion by congratulating Apolo Ohno, the most decorated US Winter Olympian for presenting The Century Council's interactive 'Ask, Listen, Learn: Kids and Alcohol Don't Mix' program at the Cloonan Middle school in Stamford. Guy Smith, Executive Vice President, Diageo North...

2010-08-11 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- One is known for icing the competition - the other heats up the basketball court. Although they're from completely different ends of the sporting spectrum, there's one thing these world-class athletes both agree on, lowfat chocolate milk is a "natural" at helping them refuel and replenish their bodies after strenuous exercise. Eight-time speed skating medalist Apolo Anton Ohno and USA Basketball Men's National Team member Chris Bosh are the latest...

2010-06-03 17:00:00

KAHULUI, Hawaii, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The most decorated Winter Olympian in U.S. history and winners of the "Follow Apolo to Hawaii" sweepstakes today landed on Maui aboard a specially themed aircraft to begin a five-day Hawaiian vacation with Apolo Ohno. Ohno and the three winners from Seattle, Boise, Idaho, and Soldotna, Alaska, were greeted by Hawaii Lt. Gov. James R. "Duke" Aiona, Jr., Maui County Mayor Charmaine Tavares and the Maui Surf Groms, a local youth group hoping...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.