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Boxing Test Event Underway

November 20, 2007

Daniel Anthony Price of England fights Zhang Shuai from China in the 91kg quarterfinals. (Getty Images)  (ATR) More than 75 boxers are in Beijing for the te...

New Media and the Olympic Movement: Subscriber Content

November 23, 2007

The director of media and television for the International Triathlon Union calls RSS feeds of event highlights "a great way for our fans to get the content t...

New Media and the Olympic Movement: Activating for Beijing

November 25, 2007

New Media and the Olympic Movement: Activating for Beijing The Olympic Charter specifies a lofty goal for the movement: tirelessly promoting the Olympic values worldwide: the ...

Darfur Group Says Olympic Sponsors Must Fight Violence in Sudan

November 26, 2007

"If sponsors are going to receive the benefits of association with Olympic values – in reputation, marketing, and access to Chinese markets – they are also o...

Countdown Beijing: Media Blast, Test Event

November 29, 2007

"It is becoming clearer and clearer that the organizers of the Beijing Olympics and the Chinese security apparatus have decided to control journalists very c...

Fight Against Doping: T-Mobile Ends Sponsorship, Hungary, Gusmao

November 30, 2007

Team T-Mobile will ride on but with a different jersey and sponsors.   Doping Crises End T-Mobile End Cycling Sponsorship T-Mobile has ended its alm...

On the Scene in Valencia: China Human Rights a Persistent Issue for IOC President

November 30, 2007

“Our responsibility is to help BOCOG to stage the best possible Games with the support of the Olympic Movement with respect to the host city contract,” IOC p...

Fight Against Doping: New WADA President, U.K. Anti-Doping, Cycling

October 20, 2007

John Fahey is set to become the next president of WADA.  John Fahey Called Political Heavyweight Incoming WADA president John Fahey is a “political heav...

Chicago Writes New Chapter for Olympic Boxing

October 21, 2007

Chicago was chosen in April to host the boxing championships. (ATR)  (ATR) Boxers from 120 nations are in Chicago for the opening rounds of the ...

IOC Team Leaves Hong Kong for Beijing Visit

October 22, 2007

Olympic Games director Gilbert Felli, permanent secretary for home affairs (Hong Kong) Carrie Yau, commission chairman Hein Verbruggen and Hong Kong NOC pres...

On the Scene: IOC Commission Opens Beijing Meeting

October 23, 2007

Still plenty of work to do with 289 days to go before the Beijing Games. (ATR)  (ATR) The head of the IOC commission overseeing the Beijing Olympics tells A...

On the Scene: Beijing Ceremonies Could Set Record, Party Leaders Include BOCOG Chiefs

October 24, 2007

The National Stadium will be the site for the opening and closing ceremonies for the Beijing Olympics.  Record-Breaking Budget for Ceremonies? A report fro...