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Olympics Link for Cruise Ship Crash; Chinese Sport Awards

January 17, 2012

Salzburg Olympic Bid Mayor Escapes Cruise Ship Disaster Salzburg mayor Heinz Schaden is back in his office days after fleeing the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster in It...

South Americans Vie for 2018 Youth Olympics

January 16, 2012

(ATR) Buenos Aires, Argentina joins Medellin, Colombia, in the hunt for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games. Medellin was first to submit a bid for the YOG, notifying the IOC in No...

Around Innsbruck 2012 - Sun, Fun & 1st Medals

January 14, 2012

Opening Day for 2012 YOG The sun shone on Innsbruck this first day of competition for the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games. Events Saturday put every venue into...

"Innsbruck is Ready" Says Austrian Olympic Leader

January 12, 2012

AOC secretary general Peter Mennel also sits on the supervisory board for Innsbruck 2012. (Getty Images) (ATR) The secretary general of the Austrian Olympic Committee tells A...

Dow Olympics VP on Bhopal Controversy, 2012 Stadium Wrap

January 12, 2012

George Hamilton, Dow Chemical's VP of Olympic Operations. (ATR) (ATR) Dow Chemical VP of Olympic Operations George Hamilton tells Around the Rings attempts to link the Midlan...

London Latest - PM Predicts Olympics Boost; Spots Remain in Stratford City

January 11, 2012

Cameron: Olympics Boost Economy London 2012 will mean more than $1.5 billion for local businesses, says British Prime Minister David Cameron. British PM David Cameron. (Ge...

Race for 2020 - Tokyo Appointments; Rome Boost; Doha Raises Profile; Madrid Bid Structure

January 11, 2012

(ATR) Tokyo bid committee strengthens its team with the appointment of three members of the Japanese Olympic Committee as senior department directors. Following a meetin...

NOC News - USA Hoops Decision; Australia Picks Six; Estonian NOC Chief Retires

January 10, 2012

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Experts: Olympics Prepare Romney for U.S. Presidency

January 11, 2012

(ATR) A big win for ex-Salt Lake City Olympics chief Mitt Romney in his campaign to become U.S. President with victory in the New Hampshire primary. Colleagues tell Around the...

London Latest - BOA Unveils Torchbearer Names; Moynihan on WADA Dispute

January 10, 2012

BOA Unveils Torchbearer Names British Olympic Association chiefs tell Around the Rings that parents of Olympians are the “unsung heroes” and should enjoy a share of the lim...

NOC News - CAS Sets BOA Hearing; 2012 Updates from Philippines, Both Koreas

January 09, 2012

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Sponsor Spotlight - Harry Potter Actor Hits Velo; U.S. Athletes Get Trading Cards

January 07, 2012

Spall will star in a film shot at locations around London, including the Velodrome. (British Airways) Harry Potter Actor Takes to Velodrome Actor Timothy Spall is one of t...