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Olympians Call for Sports Program Reform

October 26, 2005

Athletes Commission chair Sergey Bubka. (ATR) (ATR) The IOC Athletes Commission is calling for changes in the way the program for the Summer Olympics is determined, including ...

French IOC Member Found Guilty

October 26, 2005

Guy Drut's IOC seat could be in question following his conviction on corruption charges in France. (ATR) (ATR) A guilty verdict on corruption charges for Guy Drut, IOC member ...

Busy Agenda for IOC Executive Board

October 26, 2005

Hein Verbruggen hopes to return to the IOC and the chairmanship of the Beijing Coordination Commission. (ATR) (ATR) For the first time since 2003, a group of new nominees will...

IOC President Recuperates

October 21, 2005

Jacques Rogge in Rio de Janeiro in August. (ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge is said to be recovering from a bad cold after being taken by ambulance to hospital from his...

Decisions Coming on New IOC Members

October 20, 2005

The IOC Session in Singapore. (ATR) October 20, 2005 ? IOC Members(ATR) There's just a few days left until decisions are made on a new crop of candidates for election to the I...

New Celebrate Humanity Series from IOC

January 01, 1950

Tuscan tenor Andre Bocelli adds his voice to "Celebrate Humanity". (ATR) The latest public service announcements in the International Olympic Committee's "Celebrate Humanity" ...

Softball Lobbies for Olympics Return

October 04, 2005

International Softball Federation President Don Porter. (ATR) An hour-long meeting today with the president of the International Olympic Committee is the latest ploy by softba...

Athletes' Commission Elections Underway

February 20, 2006

A poster announcing the vote in the Olympic Village. (ATR) (ATR) Just two days are left for in the vote for two seats on the IOC to be selected by athletes at the Turin Games....

IOC Elections Close Turin Session

February 10, 2006

 (ATR) Seven candidates are nominated for seats on the IOC Executive Board up for election on the final day of the Session in Turin. Three of the candidates are seeking the on...

Softball, Baseball Lose Olympics Re-Vote

February 09, 2006

 (ATR) Softball and baseball have both lost efforts to restore the sports to the Olympics program in the 2012 Games. The IOC Session in Turin chose not to reconsider either sp...

Softball Loses 2012 Olympics Retry

February 09, 2006

(ATR)Softball has lost a second chance to remain on the Olympic program in the 2012 Games.

Baseball Loses Olympic Vote

February 09, 2006

(ATR) The IOC has rejected efforts to restore baseball to the Olympics program for the 2012 Olympics.