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Exclusive: IOC Polling for 2018 Winter Olympics Revealed

March 15, 2011

(ATR) Public opinion surveys done for the IOC apparently show sagging public support for two of three bids for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, sources familiar with the results...

OpEd -- Sochi 2014 Brings Volunteer Spirit to Russia

March 13, 2011

Chernyshenko with the Juan Antonio Samaranch Trophy awarded last week at the Global Sports Forum in Barcelona. (ATR) Sochi 2014: Legacy – today Op-Ed by Dmitry Chernyshen...

IOC Clears Vancouver Bid Leader

March 13, 2011

John Furlong (left) during the Vancouver 2010 Olympic bid. (ATR) (ATR) The IOC says John Furlong did nothing wrong as leader of the Vancouver 2010 Winter bid when he propose...

LOCOG Unfazed by Case; New IOC Commissions; UK Bid for Athletics Worlds

March 11, 2011

LOCOG Unfazed A potential court case between LOCOG and the British Olympic Association will not impact the 2012 Olympics. The issue is how to divvy up marketing reven...

Barcelona Forum Hits Olympic Stride

March 11, 2011

Dmitry Chernyshenko with Juan Antonio Samaranch, Jr. and GSF leader Alfono Rodes, CEO of Havas Media.(ATR) Sochi, Rio for Friday Sessions   In keeping with the "What’s Next...

IOC to Settle BOA Financial Dispute with London 2012

March 09, 2011

(ATR) The IOC confirms it will mediate in a financial row between the British Olympic Association and London 2012 organizers over the joint marketing program agreement. With ...

ATR Revisits 2018 Bid Inspections

March 10, 2011

(ATR) Around the Rings revisits its on-the-scene coverage of the IOC Evaluation Commission's tours of Annecy, Munich and PyeongChang, now compiled together for your convenienc...

New Chapter for NBC, Olympics on U.S. TV

March 09, 2011

(ATR) With U.S. broadcast rights for the 2014 and 2016 Olympics finally headed for the auction block, NBC’s long reign under the rings faces an uncertain future. The firs...

New Chapter for Olympics on U.S. TV

March 10, 2011

The Last Time Around If the procedure is the same as the one used for the last round in 2003, a series of preliminary meetings would be held with all the interested parti...

Cash Injection for Annecy; No Time Off for Munich

March 08, 2011

Annecy Nabs $2 Million More from Government A French financial organization is boosting Annecy’s coffers for the bid race’s final four months. Caisse des Dépôts execs join...

2018 Olympics Evaluation Chief Looks Ahead to Lausanne Briefing

March 08, 2011

(ATR) IOC Evaluation Commission chair Gunilla Lindberg tells Around the Rings that the 2018 bid cities briefing in May is massively important for the three bidders in the race...

Bidding for the Games: Annecy 2018 Chief on the Road

March 07, 2011

Charles Beigbeder during the IOC commission visit in February.(Getty Images) (ATR) Like his rivals in the race for the 2018 Olympics, Annecy bid chief Charles Beigbeder is on...