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On the Scene -- Olympic Hopefuls Seek Wisdom in Lausanne

November 01, 2011

More than 85 delegates are present in Lausanne for the IOC's bid seminar. (ATR) (ATR) The secrets to winning an Olympic bid could be revealed this week in Lausanne. More...

Healing Ahead for New Ghana Olympic Committee

October 31, 2011

(ATR) The president-elect of the Ghana Olympic Committee says it needs to heal its rift ahead of the 2012 Olympics. One of the first orders of business for Dodoo may be an of...

The Korean Olympic Committee is proud to announce they have signed a Heads of Terms to host Team Korea House' at the Royal Thames Yacht Club during the Games.

October 31, 2011

Set in the heart of Knightsbridge and a stone’s throw away from the International Olympic Committee Hotel, the RTYC is a luxurious setting where Korean guests will be welcomed...

Pan Am Report - PASO Athletes Commission Follows IOC Example

October 30, 2011

(ATR) Winners of the inaugural election for the PASO Athletes Commission will be announced Sunday in Guadalajara prior to the close of the Pan American Games. For the first ti...

Olympic Newsdesk - IOC Facilitates Israel, Palestine Talk; 1,000 Days to Glasgow

October 27, 2011

Palestine, Israel NOCs Discuss Athlete Travel A communications hotline now connects the National Olympic Committees of Israel and Palestine in order to facilitate the movem...

Qatar's rising stars - High jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim and sprinters Femi Seun Ogunode and Noor Al Malki fully back the 2017 bid

October 27, 2011

Doha, Qatar, 26 October, 2011 – The Doha 2017 Bid Committee is pleased to announce the backing of its upcoming athletics stars Mutaz Essa Barshim , Femi Seun Ogunode and Noor ...

IOC honours the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence

October 27, 2011

Every year since 1985, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has launched a trophy with a different theme, reflecting current trends. The 2011 trophy is for "Sport and Soc...

Generations For Peace Camps "So Much More" Than Expected, Says Founder

October 25, 2011

Prince Feisal is also president of the Jordan Olympic Committee and an IOC member since 2010. (GFP) (ATR) Generations For Peace founder Prince Feisal Al-Hussein tells Around ...

Olympic Newsdesk - Turkish NOC Aids Quake Relief; Rugby World Cup Final

October 24, 2011

Around the Rings was on the scene at NOC headquarters in August for Istanbul's 2020 bid launch. (ATR) Turkish NOC on Quake Rescue Efforts The National Olympic Committee of...

Arab Games Swimming Competition to be Qualifying Event for London 2012

October 24, 2011

Doha, Qatar – Oct. 24th, 2011: The swimming competition of the Arab Games Doha 2011 has been officially recognized by Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA), the interna...

New Libyan Olympic Committee Forming -- The Insider Report

October 21, 2011

Nabil Alalem president of Libyan NOC (right) with International Committee of Mediterranean Games President Amar Addadi at the ICMG assembly in Mersin, Turkey last week. They p...

Pan Am Report - "So Far, So Good" Says USOC Chair

October 20, 2011

(ATR) U.S. Olympic Committee chairman Larry Probst tells Around the Rings he's impressed with what he's seen so far at the Pan American Games so far, including the performance...