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IOC Set to Add New Members

May 22, 2013

 Danka Bartekova, a bronze medalist shooter from Slovakia. (Getty Images) (ATR) Four new IOC members will vote on the 2020 host city, IOC president and a whole host of issue...

Carrion Declares for IOC President

May 22, 2013

(ATR) Puerto Rico’s Richard Carrion tells Around the Rings that if he’s elected IOC president he’ll explore ways to make the organization more efficient – and work to increase...

IOC Set to Punish Schmitt Over Plagiarism Scandal

May 21, 2013

Pal Schmitt at the 2011 Sport and Environment Conference. (ATR) (ATR) Pal Schmitt may keep his IOC membership but could be kicked off two commissions after being found guilt...

On the Record with Jacques Rogge

May 21, 2013

Jacques Rogge says goodbye to the IOC in September. (Getty Images) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge talks about changes that could be coming for the sports program for the ...

Pistorius Sits Out Season, Rogge Readies to Move, More India Drama

May 20, 2013

Oscar Pistorius. (Getty Images) Oscar Pistorius Out for Season  The agent for Oscar Pistorius says the double-amputee sprinter will miss the rest of the season due to his...

Oswald Poised to Join Race for IOC Presidency; Backs Lapasset for SportAccord Job

May 20, 2013

Denis Oswald. (ATR) (ATR) Denis Oswald tells Around the Rings he expects to announce his candidacy for the IOC presidency soon after SportAccord in St. Petersburg. The hea...

Yelena Isinbaeva announced as Youth Olympic Games Ambassador for Nanjing 2014

May 19, 2013

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today that two-time Olympic champion Yelena Isinbaeva will be an official Ambassador of the Nanjing (China) 2014 Youth ...

Top Story Replay - NHL Players Process Sochi Progress

May 18, 2013

This story was originally published May 16. (ATR) As the IIHF World Championship arrives at the quarterfinal round, NHL stars react to news that the main stakeholders are d...

NBC Sees $800 Million in Ads; India Welcomes IOC Advice; Rome Stadium Turns 60

May 16, 2013

NBC Sees $800 Million in Ad Sales NBC announced it's on pace for $800 million in ad sales for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. That total would be a Winter Games reco...

IOC Praises Nanjing Progress

May 16, 2013

Nanjing Olympic Stadium as seen April 22 (ATR) (ATR) Nanjing is “well on track” to staging successful Youth Olympic Games, says the IOC Coordination Commission for 2014. C...

Ng Announces Candidacy for IOC Presidency; Manifesto Pledges

May 16, 2013

Ser Miang Ng announcing his candidacy on Thursday. (ATR) Ser Miang Ng tells Around the Rings his passion for sport and commitment to the Olympic Movement make him a good choi...

London Olympics Put USOC in Black

May 15, 2013

The U.S. team enters the stadium during the open of the London Olympics. (Getty Images) (ATR) The annual disclosure filing of the USOC shows the largess of the London Olympi...