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Boxing Dispute Spills Into World Champs -- Federations Focus

August 23, 2017

(ATR) After their names were deleted from the database of credentials for the 2017 AIBA Boxing World Championships in Hamburg, members of the federation's Executive Committee ...

Fractured Parkour Community Struggles to Unite

August 23, 2017

(ATR) An established International Federation with “deep pockets” could monopolize the discipline of parkour as two federations stake their claims to become the sole internati...

Atlanta Olympics Chief Relinquishes Augusta Role

August 23, 2017

(ATR) Billy Payne has presided over his final Masters. Billy Payne joined Augusta in 1997 and became chairman in 2006. The former president of the 1996 Atlanta Olympics ...

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) Decision in the Case of Therese Johaug: 18-month Suspension

August 23, 2017

Lausanne, 22 August 2017 – The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has upheld the appeal filed by the International Skiing Federation (FIS), has set aside the decision issue...

A First for PyeongChang 2018

August 23, 2017

(ATR) The Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) becomes the first Korean public enterprise to sign on as an official partner of PyeongChang 2018. POCOG President Hee-beom ...

Lima 2019 Reset Begins With CoComm Visit

August 22, 2017

(ATR) An infrastructure inspection is occurring this week in Lima, Peru as leaders of PanamSports work to reset timelines on delayed construction for the 2019 Pan American Gam...

Rio 2016 Illness Rates Lower Than Previous Games

August 22, 2017

(ATR) A study of illnesses and injuries from the Rio 2016 Olympics shows overall athletes stayed healthier than the previous two Summer Olympics. (ATR) The study published...

John Petersson - IPC Presidential Candidate Update

August 22, 2017

Dear Friends, In three weeks, the IPC General Assembly will elect its new leaders for the next four years. It is an important occasion for all our members to express their ...

Haidi Zhang - Para Sport is booming and strong IPC leadership is needed to take growth and popularity to the next level

August 22, 2017

Mme. Haidi Zhang: “Para sport is booming and strong IPC leadership is needed to take growth and popularity to the next level.” London 2017 crowds and the success of the Wor...

Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony on Tap for National Holiday

August 22, 2017

(ATR) The opening of the Tokyo Olympics may not be the only thing residents will celebrate on July 24, 2020. (Tokyo 2020) A group of lawmakers specializing in sports issue...

Distance Runner Shalane Flanagan Upgraded to Silver Medal in 10,000-meter for Olympic Games Beijing 2008

August 22, 2017

The United States Olympic Committee and USA Track & Field have received official notification from the International Olympic Committee that distance runner Shalane Flanagan ha...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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