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Los Angeles is among four American cities bidding to be offered as the site of the 2024 Summer Olympics.

News, Sports, Los Angeles, Olympics

Los Angeles Loses Effort To Become U.S. Bidder Of 2024 Summer Olympics

Posted Jan. 9, 2015, 9:16 am

Los Angeles lost Thursday in its effort to become the U.S. bidder to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, with the U.S. Olympic Committee choosing Boston instead.

Los Angeles is among four American cities bidding to be offered as the site of the 2024 Summer Olympics.

News, Sports, Los Angeles, Olympics

L.A. Seeks To Join London As Only Cities To Host Summer Olympics Three Times

Posted Jan. 8, 2015, 8:04 am

Los Angeles could learn today following a meeting of the United States Olympic Committee Board of Directors in Colorado whether it will be chosen as the American city offered as the site of the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Sports, Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Olympics

No U.S. City Selected Yet For U.S. 2024 Summer Olympics Bid

Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:05 am

A Los Angeles delegation that included Mayor Eric Garcetti joined three other cities today making final pitches to the U.S. Olympic Committee Board of Directors in Redwood City in hopes of becoming the U.S. candidate to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Sports, Los Angeles, Olympics

Los Angeles Among Four U.S. Cities Vying For Potential U.S. 2024 Summer Olympics

Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:09 am

Los Angeles will be among four cities making final presentations to the U.S. Olympic Committee Board of Directors in Redwood City today to be the potential U.S. candidate to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Santa Monica Track Club member Prince Mumba will represent his home country Zambia in the 800m at the London Olympics on Monday.

Sports, Santa Monica, Track And Field, Olympics, London

From Pauper To Prince: Mumba Sets Gold Goal

Posted Aug. 4, 2012, 2:10 am

Prince Mumba, an 800m specialist born in the Copper belt of Kitwe, Zambia has been training with the Santa Monica Track Club at Santa Monica College since 2008. After four years of training with legendary Olympic coach Joe Douglas, he is set to run in the Olympics in London this week.

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