Skateboarding: Collecting the New Olympic Sport
Of the five new sports expected at the 2020 Summer Olympic games in Tokyo, Japan, apart from the usual basketball, mountain bike racing, equestrian, and […]
Rio Olympics Collectibles Are Out There if You Can Wait a While
The recent conclusion of the 2016 Olympics in Rio, the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, raises the question what collectibles exist from the event? In […]
Bring the Exciting Winter Olympic Sport of Curling to Your Gaming Table!
The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are just about to start. Between concerns over terrorism, confusion over choosing a site in a rather mild climate, […]
Collectibles of the XXII Sochi Winter Olympics
The upcoming Winter Olympic Games, scheduled to begin on February 7, provides collectors with a host of collectible opportunities, some of which are available now. […]
One of Jesse Owens’ 1936 Olympic Gold Medal to Sell in Online Auction
One of the four gold medals won by U.S. sporting great Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympics is headed to the auction block. SCP Auctions, […]
Collecting on Steroids: The Effect of PEDs on the Sports Memorabilia Market
The issue of steroids, human growth hormone and other performance-enhancing drugs certainly isn’t new to sports. Athletes from the worlds of cycling, boxing and the […]
Q & A with Harry Rinker: Weather Bird Shoes Box of Marbles Premium
QUESTION: I have a box of five marbles I received as a premium when purchasing a pair of Weather Bird Shoes. The top of the […]
Olympics Baseball Collectibles Win Gold
The USA baseball team may have taken the bronze in Beijing, but you win gold with Olympic baseball collectibles. Although it has waned in popularity over the years, Olympic baseball has provided a showcase for some of the best young stars in the sport, which increases the desirability of their card collectibles.
Beijing Olympic Collectibles? Phelps Takes the Gold
For sports collectibles enthusiasts, the 2008 Summer Olympics—so far—can be summed up in two words: Michael Phelps. The swimmer, who now has more gold medals than any other Olympic athlete in history, appears well on his way to capturing the eight many predicted he would earn at the Beijing Games.