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Media Watch - Anti-Gay Olympics in Sochi

August 06, 2013

Media Sources Scrutinize the Sochi Olympics Frida Ghitis writes for CNN and asks the public to make the 2014 Sochi Olympics the “gayest ever.” Most sources say a Sochi boy...

2013 World Aquatics Championships End

August 05, 2013

The United States, China, and Russia top the medals table at the 15th World Aquatics Championships. High diving at the aquatics world championships in Barcelona. (Getty Image...

Turkish Bid Leader Offers Reassurances After Doping Bans

August 05, 2013

31 Turkish athletes were caught in a doping scandal recently. (Getty Images) (ATR) A leader of the Istanbul bid for 2020 responds to doping bans for 31 more Turkish athletes....

Statement by Professor Ugur Erderner, (President of NOC of Turkey)

August 05, 2013

“The list of 31 Turkish athletes who have been suspended for doping violations, released today by the Turkish Athletics Federation, is a clear signal of how seriously Turkey i...

Monday Memo - Three Years to Rio 2016; IAAF in Moscow

August 05, 2013

Three-Year Countdown Begins Today begins the official three-year countdown to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil will also stage the 2014 FIFA World Cup ...

Solutions Found to World Games' Biggest Problems; Colombian President Visits

August 01, 2013

(ATR) Organizers found a solution to misspelled medals at the World Games and a gymnastics venue deemed dangerously hot. Oops! The medals for the Word—World Games. (Getty ...

Media Watch - Russia's Anti-Gay Policies; 2015 Pan Am Games; Road to Rio 2016

August 02, 2013

Responses to Russia' Anti-Gay Policies Blake Skjellerup competes in the 2011 New Zealand Winter Games. (Getty Images) ESPN features short-track speedskater Blake Skjeller...

Around the Rings Podcast - London 2012 Legacy

August 01, 2013

(ATR) Around the Rings Editor-In-Chief Ed Hula discusses the one year anniversary of the London Olympics, after witnessing the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games in London. The Bri...

Madrid 2020 Holds Forum; London Passes Baton; Turkey Takes U-18 Title

July 30, 2013

Tuesday is a big day for members of the Madrid 2020 delegation. (Getty Images) Sponsors Gather at Madrid 2020 Forum (ATR) Madrid Olympic bid leaders take part in a ‘Road t...

National Paralympic Day; Islamic Solidarity Games; BCN 2013; RIOU Scholarships

July 29, 2013

National Paralympic Day Great Britain's David Wier competes in the men's T54 mile event during the London Anniversary Games. (Getty Images) Paralympic medalists, artists, ...

Media Watch - London 2012 Anniversary

July 30, 2013

Mohamed Farah competes at the 2012 London Olympics. (Getty Images) The Telegraph on London's Olympic Legacy Contributing writer Jim White says the London 2012 legacy gives...

Questions Raised Following Rio's Largest Challenge Before World Cup, Olympics

July 30, 2013

Rio mayor Eduardo Paes presented Pope Francis with a key to the city during World Youth Day. (Getty Images) Road to Rio 2016 The recently-concluded World Youth Day represe...