Archive for January, 2018

How Was Olympic Coach Michael Crowe — Credibly Accused of Sexual Misconduct With His Athletes — Able to Glide So Easily From US Speedskating to Speed Skating Canada?

Published January 23rd, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Admirably, the CBC in Canada reported on the administrative bust, by Speed Skating Canada, of Michael Crowe, the national team head coach. Crowe will not be part of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, while the organization sorts through a history of complaints of his sleeping with his athletes. The CBC, […]

What Whistleblower Eva Rodansky Told US Speedskating’s Law Firm Five Years Ago About Coach Michael Crowe — Now Under Investigation in Canada

Published January 22nd, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   In a significant breakthrough against worldwide ignorance of the cross-national aspects of coach abuse, the CBC in Canada has a big get: The Olympic speedskating head coach Michael Crowe was put on leave pending an investigation by Speed Skating Canada of allegations against him dating back to his days in the […]

Story of Defrocked U.S. Olympic Speedskating Coach Michael Crowe Blows Up at Speed Skating Canada … A Twitter Feed

Published January 19th, 2018, Uncategorized

Irvin Muchnick‏ @irvmuch When the Michael Crowe speedskating coach abuse scandal breaks out as a huge story — and it will, sooner than you know — remember that the root information comes from (a) whistleblower Eva Rodansky and (b) .   NFLCSFacts‏ @NFLObjectors @irvmuch has been exposing the dark side of athletic for more […]

What American Speedskating Abuse Whistleblower Eva Rodansky Wrote About Busted Canadian Olympic Coach Michael Crowe — 12 Years Ago

Published January 18th, 2018, Uncategorized

Yesterday we forwarded the CBC’s important — and potentially huge — story on Speed Skating Canada’s investigation and placing on leave of national team coach Michael Crowe. As more details emerge, bear in mind that the reasons Crowe got kicked out of the U.S. speedskating program are no mystery. Former skater Eva Rodansky is the […]

US Speedskating Bad Actor Michael Crowe Is Shelved by Speed Skating Canada

Published January 17th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Virtually on the eve of the opening of the Winter Olympics, Speed Skating Canada has launched an investigation of national team head coach Michael Crowe — who had assumed that position in 2015 after being fired by US Speedskating — and placed him on leave. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s Devin Heroux […]