Archive for August, 2018

BREAKING: Peter Banks — Irish Assistant to Fugitive Rapist George Gibney and a Former American Swimming Coaches Association Official — Is Out at Florida Swim Club

Published August 17th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   A prominent Irish-American swimming coach whose ties to George Gibney underscore questions about the role of the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) in Gibney’s 1990s emigration to the United States, following his indictment on dozens of charges of child sexual molestation, has been removed from the Pipeline Swimming club in Florida’s […]

University of Maryland Dumps Football Conditioning Coach Rick Court For Killing Jordan McNair. University of California Didn’t Dump Football Conditioning Coach Damon Harrington For Killing Ted Agu.

Published August 16th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   The University of Maryland has made its second significant move in the media furor over the June heat stroke death of football player Jordan McNair: Strength and conditioning coach Rick Court resigned yesterday. Court should have been fired for cause, instead of being allowed to negotiate a severance package worth more […]

Remembering Bart Nolan — Champion of the Quest for Justice for the Victims of Fugitive Rapist Irish Olympic Swim Coach George Gibney

Published August 14th, 2018, Uncategorized

Reprinted with permission below is an article from the Sunday Times of London, Irish edition, on Bart Nolan, who died last week at 88 after decades of fighting the Irish swimming establishment to expose and bring to justice George Gibney, the most notorious at-large sexual abuser in global sports. The author is Times columnist Justine […]

Did 911 Call and Rhabdomyolysis Hospitalization of Cal Football Player During Winter Conditioning Motivate Further Delay in Release of ‘Independent’ Program Review?

Published August 13th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   The scare this year at University of California-Berkeley football winter conditioning — the summoning of emergency medical services to tend to a player with sickle cell trait who would be hospitalized with a potentially life-threatening breakdown of muscle tissue from overexertion — came during the end game of the nearly two-year […]

Where University of Maryland Meets University of California: Collected Football Death Flashback Links

Published August 12th, 2018, Uncategorized

Football Death Flashback 1 (5/11/16): Cal Conditioning Coach’s ‘Punishment Drills,’ ‘Swagger Games,’ ‘Down South Mental Toughness’ Published August 12th, 2018 Football Death Flashback 2 (5/16/16): Fatal Drill ‘Like an Army Movie’; Coach Harrington’s Taunt ‘Berkeley Was Making Us Soft’; Ted Agu’s Close Friend Transferred in Disgust Published August 12th, 2018 Football Death Flashback 3 (5/17/16): […]