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Press Release: VERO Wins Three New Clients

November 18, 2008

VERO, the international sport business consultancy, is pleased to announce three important new client wins - the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), Rio 2016 (the Candid...

Press Release: London 2012 Publish Sustainable Sourcing Code

November 18, 2008

 The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today took another significant step in its ambition to ensure the Games are staged in a trul...

Press Release: 2008 U.S. Olympians and Paralympians Join Colorado Springs' Habitat for Humanity for Olympic and Paralympic Build Day Nov. 22

November 19, 2008

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Members of the 2008 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams, as well as Olympic alumni and hopefuls, are joining together to celebrate the spirit of the Ol...

Press Release: Moscow movie festival showcases sporting people with disabilities ahead of Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games

November 17, 2008

 18 November, 2008, Moscow, Russia - A series of movies about athletes with disabilities premiered today in Moscow as part of the IV International Disability Film Festival Cin...

Press Release: Colorado Springs Set To Welcome 10,000 Athletes For 2009 State Games of America

November 18, 2008

Colorado Springs, November 18- Colorado Springs will once again be the host of America's largest Olympic-style multi-sport festival for amateur athletes when 10,000 athletes c...

Press Release: Tokyo 2016 Helps Revive Japanese Society

November 16, 2008

Tokyo, 17 November 2008 – A major Tokyo 2016 Symposium – ‘Get Fit Japan’ – came to a successful close on 14 November after inspiring an audience of hundreds of people with the...

Press Release: New Sochi facility to train future Olympians

November 17, 2008

17 November 2008, Sochi, Russia A new world-class wrestling training complex today opened in Sochi. The new facility, named after the three times Olympic Greco-Roman Champion ...

Press Release: Millennials Key Focus of Around the Rings’ Social Networking

November 14, 2008

 ATLANTA – Around the Rings is reaching out to Generation Y through a new MySpace page aimed at opening up the Olympic Movement for the next group of fans. Launching Friday, N...

Press Release: Rugby Reaches Out in Lausanne

November 13, 2008

The Chairman of the International Rugby Board (IRB), Bernard Lapasset, led his team today in presenting Rugby's case for re-inclusion in the Olympic Games to the IOC's Olympic...

Press Release: Chicago to Host International Gymnastics Competition in 2009

November 13, 2008

 CHICAGO (November 13, 2008) Chicago 2016 and World Sport Chicago (WSC) today announced that USA Gymnastics will host the 2009 Tyson American Cup gymnastics invitational in me...

Press Release: Softball gives compelling presentation to IOC Program Commission

November 14, 2008

 Lausanne, Switzerland; 14th November 2008: The BackSoftball team today vowed to make softball the most inclusive sport on the planet, as it made its case to return to the Oly...

Press Release: East London skyline transformed as first Olympic Park pylon comes down

November 13, 2008

 Work began today to remove the first of 52 pylons which dominate the Olympic Park landscape, symbolising the long-term regeneration the London 2012 Games is bringing to the a...