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"Amazing Attention" Given to BMX Test Event, Says UCI

August 19, 2011

(ATR) BMX Supercross international media manager Simon Keijzer tells Around the Rings he dreams to have a cover built over the BMX track in London Olympic Park. This weekend'...

Monday Memo -- Athletics Elections, Championships; Judo Returns to Paris

August 21, 2011

IAAF World Champs The world turns its eyes to Daegu, South Korea this week as the International Association of Athletics Federations world championships begin Saturday and ...

Under Armour Adds Gymnast; IAAF Sponsors Up Ante; Visa Giveaway

August 20, 2011

Under Armour Names Brand Ambassador Olympic gymnast Alicia Sacramone is now an Olympic brand ambassador for Under Armour. Alicia Sacramone has three gold, four silver and...

IAAF Ups Ante for Records, Unveils Key Figures; Presidential Canoe Visit

August 19, 2011

The ATR Olympic Newsdesk Is Proudly Sponsored By Gangwon Province ...

Wet Weather Biggest Worry for Basketball's Olympic Test Event

August 19, 2011

FIBA secretary general Patrick Baumann inside the newly built Basketball Arena. (ATR) (ATR) The secretary general of the International Basketball Federation tells Around the ...

London Bids for Athletics Worlds; Turkey Gets Curling Champs; Pirate Fears Impact Sailing

August 18, 2011

London Bids for Athletics Worlds Sebastian Coe will lead another London bid for a major sporting event, this time the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federation...

Watchdog Questions FIFA Reform; Hoops Test Event; Squash Setback

August 16, 2011

“Where’s the FIFA Reform?” Asks Watchdog Anti-corruption organization Transparency International urges FIFA president Sepp Blatter to scrap his plans for reform from within...

Tuesday Talk with Taekwondo - Leaders Confident of Olympic Future

August 16, 2011

WTF president Chungwon Choue. (ATR) (ATR) Leaders of the World Taekwondo Federation tell Around the Rings their sport has totally changed and “is no longer boring”. AT...

Canoe Chief Looks Downriver Toward London Olympics

August 17, 2011

ICF secretary general Simon Toulson. (ATR) (ATR) The secretary general of the International Canoe Federation tells Around the Rings his sport's long-term strategic plan of me...

YOG Anniversary; Sochi Review; More Pan American Delays

August 15, 2011

The ATR Olympic Newsdesk Is Proudly Sponsored By Gangwon Province ...

London Latest - Badminton Seeks Olympics Atmosphere; Traffic Troubles for Cycling Test

August 15, 2011

BWF's events director Darren Parks (ATR) (ATR) Badminton World Federation's events director tells Around the Rings that the sport hopes it doesn't get left behind at London 2...

London Wraps Up Busiest Week of Olympic Test Events Yet

August 12, 2011

(ATR) LOCOG tells Around the Rings its busiest span of Olympic test events to date is unfolding as planned despite nearly a week’s worth of rioting in and around the 2012 host...