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Athens Olympics: New Doping Positives

August 24, 2004

The gala finale for gymnastics at the Athens Olympics.(ATR) (ATR) Two more athletes ? including a gold medalist - have been kicked out of the Athens Olympics.Hungary's Robert ...

Kenteris Off Athletes Ballot

August 21, 2004

Stricken from the ballot: Yellow paper covers the faces of Costas Kenteris and Surreyya Ayhan on the poster in the Olympic Village listing the candidates for election to the I...

Singapore Olympics Session To Draw 5,000

May 05, 2005

 (ATR) As many as 5,000 people are expected in Singapore for the IOC Session where a host for the 2012 Olympics will be chosen. Singapore officials predict the influx of visit...

Olympics Honor Member Resigns

April 27, 2005

 (ATR) IOC honor member Yoshiaki Tsutsumi of Japan has resigned his seat says a statement issued from IOC headquarters in Lausanne. Tsutsumi is ensnared in fraud charges invol...

Olympic Sports Voting Process is Set

April 20, 2005

 (ATR) The 28 sports on the Olympic program will face a sport-by-sport at the Singapore IOC Session in July that will decide whether they remain on the program for the 2012 Ga...

IOC Suspension, Torch Relay, New Member

April 19, 2005

Yoshiaki Tsutsumi is one of four IOC Honor Members, a position established in 2000 which carries no voting powers. (ATR) The IOC has suspended one of its honor members, recomm...

Berlin Update: Olympics Hosts and Bids

April 19, 2005

The IOC Executive Board meets in Berlin through Wednesday. (ATR) Will Olympic equestrian events move from Beijing to Hong Kong? Has a bidding war broken out over promises bein...

Olympics Marketing Changes Ahead

April 07, 2005

 (ATR) With imminent changes to the IOCâ??s marketing program, President Jacques Rogge this week meets with CEOs of three U.S. â?? based worldwide sponsors. Among the changes:...

Monaco Vote Factor for 2012 Olympics?

April 06, 2005

Prince Rainier II, served from 1949 to 1950 on the IOC. (ATR) Will the death of Prince Rainier of Monaco be a factor in the vote for the 2012 Olympics? The answer to the quest...

Pound Returns to Olympics Marketing

March 30, 2005

Canada’s Richard Pound says he’ll wait to see what kind of role he’ll play as a member of the IOC Marketing Commission. Below, current IOC marketing chair Gerhard Heibe...

Trial Opens for French IOC Member

March 21, 2005

Guy Drut, 54, has been an IOC member since 1996 and was closely involved with this month’s visit of the IOC Evaluation Commission to Paris. (ATR) (ATR) French IOC member Guy...

Suspended IOC Member Wants Hearing

March 12, 2005

 (ATR) Suspended member Un Yong Kim wants to postpone a vote on his expulsion from the IOC until 2006 if he is not freed from a Seoul prison in time to defend himself at the I...