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Innsbruck 2012, IOC Congress Actions on Executive Board Agenda

January 11, 2011

(ATR) Preparations for the next three Olympics and first winter Youth Olympic Games, as well as actions on the recommendations from the 2009 Congress, top the agenda for the I...

Bidders Want U.S. TV Rights Through 2020; Sochi Progress

January 06, 2011

IOC Mulls Expanding TV Rights Deal Through 2020 The IOC is considering packaging the U.S. TV rights for four Olympics instead of the usual two. Richard Carrion (left) will...

Warrant for Ticket Scam; Cameron Urges Olympic Boost

January 05, 2011

A Canada-wide arrest warrant was issued for a man accused of operating a scam for tickets to the Vancouver Olympics. (Getty Images) (ATR) Canadian Police are searching for a...

Golden 25 -- IOC President, TV Negotiator # 1

January 03, 2011

(ATR) With just three years left as IOC President, Jacques Rogge can shape the future of the organization beyond his tenure with a lucrative U.S. rights package for the 2014 a...

Olympic Newsdesk -- Sochi Year-End Report; Positive Drug Test for Taurasi

December 27, 2010

Sochi Organizers Reflect On Busy Year Sochi 2014 is reaping praise for its performance in 2010. Alexander Zhukov is deputy prime minister of Russia and president of its NO...

Bud Greenspan, 84, Olympics Filmmaker

December 26, 2010

(ATR) He was never an athlete, but Bud Greenspan is being remembered as an Olympic legend. Greenspan, who celebrated the Olympics with a cavalcade of acclaimed films, di...

Olympic Newsdesk -- Sochi New Year's Greeting; ABC Eyes Olympic TV Rights

December 23, 2010

Sochi Embraces Quirk in Internet Video Sochi 2014 is using next-generation technology to wish this generation a happy New Year. Sochi 2014’s greeting begins as an address ...

WikiLeaks Cables; IAAF inBrazil

December 14, 2010

Jacques Chirac, speaking for the Paris 2012 bid in Singapore. (Getty Images) More Wikileaks: London Olympic Security, 2012 Paris Bid A new release of U.S. diplomatic cabl...

Beijing Awarded 2015 Athletics Champs; World Series of Boxing Debuts

November 22, 2010

Beijing to Host 2015 Athletics Champs Beijing will host the 2015 athletics world championships. The city was confirmed as the host at the International Association of A...

Sochi Venues Ready by 2012; Security Top Concern for Rio

November 01, 2010

Sochi Venues Ready by 2012 Organizers of the Sochi 2014 Olympics pledged all competition venues will be completed by 2012. Dmitry Chernyshenko, president and CEO of So...

Stiff Competition for London 2012 Volunteers; Sustainability Concerns for LOCOG

October 29, 2010

Competition Fierce for London 2012 Volunteer Program More than 240,000 applicants are in the running for 70,000 spots as London 2012 volunteers. London 2012’s first volunt...

Top Story Replay -- Last-Minute Go-Ahead for Boxing Congress

October 30, 2010

Clarity At Last for AIBA Congress The International Boxing Association has the go-ahead to hold its quadrennial congress as planned. Tuesday’s election will confirm Wu for...