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Rogge to China: Wait Your Turn for Another Summer Games

September 22, 2011

Jacques Rogge in Beijing Thursday. (ATR) (ATR) IOC president Jacques Rogge tells Around the Rings the 2008 Olympics – though “truly exceptional” – were China’s last for a lon...

BP Extends Partnership with U.S. Olympic, Paralympic Teams Through 2016

September 22, 2011

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -The U.S. Olympic Committee announced today that BP, the global energy firm, will extend its partnership with the USOC as its official energy partner t...

Olympic Assembly Underway for USOC

September 22, 2011

Colorado Springs is the headquarters city for the USOC. (ATR) (ATR) The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic families converge on Colorado Springs for their annual gathering, this yea...

Olympic Legacy Concerns; First 2012 Volunteers; Truce Program

September 21, 2011

Richard Caborn claims the sport participation legacy of the 2012 Olympics is “failing completely.” (Getty Images) (ATR) Britain's former sports minister Richard Caborn says t...

Visa Olympic Exec Leaves; Rematch in Contentious NOC Election

September 20, 2011

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BOA Unveils First Team GB Athletes for London 2012

September 20, 2011

The 11 sailors were unveiled at Old Royal Navy College in Greenwich on Tuesday (ATR) (ATR) Britain's sailors are looking to rule the waves at the London 2012 Olympics, as che...

Sponsor Spotlight -- GE Explains Olympic Interest; BP Supports Fair Play Award

September 17, 2011

Olympic Growth for GE GE’s Olympic partnership is all about growth outside the U.S., says Peter Foss, the conglomerate’s president of Olympic sponsorship and corporate sale...

Monday Memo -- IOC Sport for All; UN Visit for Rogge; U.S. Olympic Assembly

September 18, 2011

Sport for All Beijing-Bound Around the Rings will be on the scene in Beijing this week for the 14th World Conference on Sport for All. Exercise is for everyone, says the u...

IOC launches 2018 Youth Olympic Games Bid Process

September 15, 2011

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today launched the bidding process to host the 3rd Summer Youth Olympic Games in 2018. A letter was sent out to all National Olympi...

BP Named Presenting Partner of U.S. Olympic Committee's Jack Kelly Fair Play Award

September 15, 2011

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The U.S. Olympic Committee announced today that BP, the global energy firm, has been named the presenting partner of the Jack Kelly Fair Play Award. ...

ATR Exclusive - Deal Close for London Olympic Torch Relay Visit to Dublin

September 15, 2011

Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey (Getty) (ATR) European Olympic Committees president Pat Hickey tells Around the Rings he believes a meeting with LOCOG chair S...

One Month to Pan Ams; European Women and Sport; Hungary Out

September 14, 2011

One Month to Pan Ams Guadalajara says its ready to stage history’s best Pan American Games 30 days out from the opening ceremony. The Pan American Torch Relay kicked off l...