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  • A Note from the Editor and Publisher


    New Year's fireworks in China (Getty Images)
    On behalf of our team at Around the Rings, we want to offer our best wishes to our readers for the coming year and a hearty thank you for your support in 2014.

    Interesting times are always ahead for the Olympics -- 2015 offers plenty to cover.

    There will be the selection of a host for the 2022 Winter Games, while some of the world’s top cities are expected to form the field for the 2024 Summer Olympics race.

    International sports federations are in the midst of securing a spot on the program at the Tokyo Olympics and beyond. Candidates are lining up for the election of a new president for the IAAF.

    In Toronto, the Pan-American Games will test the best athletes of the Americas. The Azerbaijan capital of Baku hosts the first edition of the European Games, and Rwanda will be the site of the All Africa Games. Rugby hosts its World Cup in England, and FIFA brings the women’s World Cup to Canada.

    The most experienced team of journalists specializing in the Olympics will be on the scene reporting from these scheduled events. We’ll also be there for the unexpected twists and turns that make life intriguing.

    We are happy that you are joining us as we complete our 23rd year delivering the most reliable information about the Olympics to be found anywhere. Thanks for your support along on the journey.

    Written by Editor in Chief Ed Hula and Publisher Sheila Scott Hula

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