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Press Release: USOC Heisman Humanitarian

December 05, 2006

 Inaugural Heisman Trophy Humanitarian Award Presented to U.S. Olympic Speedskater Joey CheekColorado Springs, Colo. & New York, N.Y. - The Heisma...

Sun Shines on Asian Games

December 03, 2006

Rain-related problems for the badminton venue are over, with normal play Sunday. (ATR) (ATR) After troublesome rain for the open of the Asian Games in Doha, the sun returned o...

More Talks for Unified Olympics Team

December 03, 2006

The two Koreas march under the Unification flag at the Asian Games opening ceremony Dec. 1. (ATR) ATR) Sports leaders from North Korea and South Korea have agreed to continue ...

Two Koreas Talk Olympics Unity

December 01, 2006

Mun Jae Dok,(l) N.Korea NOC president, with S. Korea's Jung Kil Kim. (ATR) Talks for a unified team at the Beijing Olympics will continue in Doha Friday, hours before North Ko...

Press Release: IOC Assists Iraq

November 30, 2006

  INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE PRESS RELEASEThe Olympic Movement teams up to assist Iraqi athletes At a ceremony held in Kuwait City yesterday, In...

Press Release: Canada NOC Preps for Beijing

November 21, 2006

 Olympic Medallists Teach Beijing Olympic Hopefuls Winning StrategiesTORONTO, November 21, 2006 - In an effort to increase Canada's medal total at the...

Koreas Prepare to Meet for Unified Olympic Team

November 17, 2006

South Korean Olympic Committee President Jung Kil Kim says he is optimistic on the possibility of a unified team for Beijing. (ATR) (ATR) The Asian Games in Doha two weeks fro...

Paralympians Freed in Baghdad

November 06, 2006

 (ATR) A blind athlete and the secretary general of the Iraq basketball federation have fled to Jordan after their release late last week from kidnappers.T...

Olympic, Paralympic Sport Under Siege in Iraq

November 02, 2006

 (ATR) The president of the Iraq Basketball Federation and a coach for blind players are the latest victims of violence against sports leaders in Baghdad. The two coaches, Sun...

Press Release: USOC International Relations

October 31, 2006

 USOC Announces Additions to International Relations TeamCOLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. -- The United States Olympic Committee has announced the appointment ...

Press Release: Denmark 'True Winners'

January 18, 2007

 Denmark's Athletes' Commission introduces anti-doping wristband"TRUE WINNERS" is the name of a new golden wristband introduced by the Athletes' Commi...

Press Release: USOC Athletes of the Year

January 16, 2007

Joey Cheek.  Joey Cheek, Hannah Teter, Jessica Long, and U.S. Men's Curling Team Selected to Receive U.S. Olympic Committee Awards for 2006 Accomplishm...