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Aussies Launch Controversial Cocky Brit Campaign to Bolster 2012 Olympics Effort

December 09, 2008

Australia has launched a controversial, Internet-based viral campaign featuring a hooded actor taunting Australians over their Beijing performance. (Australian Sports Commissi...

IOC Announces Retesting Program for Beijing Samples

December 09, 2008

Starting in January, around 500 blood samples from Beijing will be retested. (Getty Images)The IOC confirms that around 500 drug samples collected from athletes at the Beijing...

Op Ed: Change is Coming

December 06, 2008

 (ATR) The IOC spurns a long-time business partner, international sports federations select new presidents; who says the Olympic Movement is slow to change? The biggest news t...

Russian Olympic Chiefs Learn Lessons from London 2012 Project

December 05, 2008

Dmitry Kozak, the deputy prime minister overseeing Sochi 2014, met with London 2012 officials to discuss Games preparations. (Sochi 2014) (ATR) Russia’s deputy prime minister ...

Bidding for the Games: Winter & Summer YOGs, 2016 Cities Head to Monaco

December 03, 2008

 IOC Votes on Winter Youth Olympics The ballots are coming in to IOC headquarters that will decide the contest between Innsbruck, Austria and Kuopio, Finland for the ina...

News from the NOCs -- Elections Wrap-up, USOC Board Meets Saturday

December 03, 2008

Federations Accuse Solomon Islands of “Conspiracy," “Corruption” and “Bribing” National federations of the Solomon Islands National Olympic Committee (SINOC) accused the NO...

On the Scene -- Peace and Sport Conference Opens in Monaco

December 03, 2008

Sports ministers, IOC members and leaders of national Olympic committees and international federations gather in Monaco for the second International Peace and Sport Forum begi...

Era Ends for Olympic TV

December 02, 2008

The EBU has handled European TV rights for the Olympics since 1956.The longest-standing broadcast rights holder for the Olympics will leave the scene after the 2012 Games. The...

London Update -- Britain’s Team Sports Fear Funding Cuts, Anti-doping Agency Stalled

December 02, 2008

Britain’s ambitious plans to field teams in every sport at the London Olympics hang in the balance, ahead of U.K. Sport announcing its funding allocations tomorrow. A shortfal...

Field Hockey Shakes Up Leadership, IOC

December 01, 2008

Els Van Breda Vriesman loses the presidency of the hockey federation - and her seat on the IOC. (ATR)  (ATR) A new president takes charge of the International Hockey Federatio...

Q & A with Helios Partners' Terrence Burns

December 02, 2008

Founder and President of Atlanta-based international sports marketing firm Helios Partners Inc. (ATR) Terrence Burns has a long history of helping companies benefit from the e...

Singapore YOG Partners with Atos Origin

December 01, 2008

Singapore 2010 chief executive Goh Kee Nguan said the agreement with Atos Origin was a “significant milestone” in preparations for the inaugural YOG. (ATR) (ATR) Organizers of...