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New Member of IOC Ethics Commission

October 30, 2005

Thomas Buergenthal has served on the International Court of Justice since 2000. (ATR) Thomas Buergenthal, an expert on human rights issues and a member of the International Co...

Nine Cities for Olympic Congress Bids

October 28, 2005

Lausanne, host of the 1921 Olympic Congress wants to host one in the 21st century. (ATR) (ATR) Nine cities are seeking the 2009 Olympic Congress and IOC Session, the list conf...

Five Nominations for IOC Membership

October 27, 2005

Prince Tunku Imran of the Olympic Council of Malaysia. (ATR) (ATR) Two women are on the list of five nominees for the IOC, the first group to be proposed for regular membershi...

IOC Asks for Jerome Young's Gold

October 27, 2005

It's official: sprinter Jerome Young is dq'ed from the Sydney Olympics, more than five years after winning a gold medal. (ATR) Closing a long-running doping case from the Sydn...

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....