Archive for February, 2018

Rebroadcast — Free to All — of Ireland’s ‘Second Captains’ Episode on George Gibney

Published February 9th, 2018, Uncategorized

Here’s another push to the excellent edition, last Friday, of the Irish podcast Second Captains. It focuses on the campaign for the extradition of former Irish Olympic swimming coach George Gibney, who has been living in the United States since 1994. The program features Irish politician Maureen O’Sullivan and journalist Justine McCarthy. Because of the enormous […]

The ‘New’ Story From USA Swimming — Sean Hutchison’s Grooming of Ariana Kukors — Again Challenges Congress to Do Its Job and Hold Broad Hearings on Olympic Sports Youth Coach Abuse

Published February 8th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Today’s latest, greatest, hottest story is a Homeland Security task force in Seattle that is investigating swimming coach Sean Hutchison. His former girlfriend, Ariana Kukors, accuses him of grooming her as an underage swimmer, beginning when she was 13, long before their relationship became “legal.” Hutchison’s apartment is being searched for […]

Ireland’s Broadsheet: ‘The Gibney-McCann Connection’

Published February 6th, 2018, Uncategorized

The Gibney-McCann Connection    

Family in Ireland Fears Prison Release of Swim Coach Frank McCann — Who Murdered His Wife and Daughter and Is Also a Figure in the George Gibney Cover-Up

Published February 6th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   In 1992 Irish swimming coach Frank McCann burned down his house. It was his fourth, and this time successful, attempt to kill his wife Esther and their 18-month-old daughter Jessica. McCann chose multiple murder over disclosing that he had fathered a child by one of his swimmers, who was 17. McCann […]

Irish Politician Maureen O’Sullivan and Journalist Justine McCarthy Discuss George Gibney on ‘Second Captains’ Podcast

Published February 2nd, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Before there was Larry Nassar, who now claims the distinction of being one of the most prolific known molesters in human history, there was George Gibney — still the most notorious at-large sex criminal in global sports. Today the popular Irish podcast Second Captains featured an extended and invaluable discussion of […]