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Evolution Never Stops for Swimming -- Op Ed

June 30, 2015

1964 was a year I’ll never forget. Donna de Varona (ATR) It was then, at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, I reached the ultimate achievement as an elite athlete. Four years e...

The European Games: A Reality Show? -- Op Ed

June 24, 2015

I could have written this article before the first European Games in Baku started and it would not have changed by the time the event finishes. Crystal Hall boxing venue in...

Tale of Two Men -- Op Ed

June 05, 2015

(ATR) A fall from grace for two international sport leaders could end the career for one of them. The other could still be a force to reckon with in the years ahead. We’re...

Media: The Fourth Estate in Anti-Doping -- Op Ed

May 19, 2015

(ATR) As the global anti-doping community becomes more and more accustomed to the anti-doping rule changes that took effect on 1 January with the introduction of the 2015 Worl...

Let`s Call the Whole Thing Off -- ATR Crystal Ball

May 05, 2015

(ATR) It’s a cool, star-filled night for the opening ceremony of the Boston Olympics. The temporary stadium in the center of the city is jammed with 60,000 spectators and a wo...

WADA President: "WADA Instilling Confidence in Athletes" -- Op Ed

April 29, 2015

Last month, the global anti-doping community congregated in Lausanne, Switzerland – a city seen by many as the epicentre of the sporting world – for the largest annual gatheri...

SportAccord Cannot Avoid Challenges -- Op Ed

April 28, 2015

(ATR) When Marius Vizer took aim at the IOC a week ago in his “welcoming” speech at the open of the SportAccord Convention in Sochi, he managed to turn a simmering dispute int...

Olympic Games: Why We Must Compress Time and Reduce Cost -- Op Ed

April 17, 2015

Bob Richardson (KTS Global Group) My involvement with the Olympic Games started almost 30 years ago and my first visit to an Olympic City was Atlanta in 1996. There I was adv...

Boston 2024 Sails Dangerous Waters -- Op Ed

April 03, 2015

(ATR) The U.S. bid for the Olympics needs a new map to avoid crashing on the rocks. The USS Constitution sails into Boston Harbor (Getty Images) In the three months since ...

Ashgabat Ready to Welcome Asia, Oceania in 2017 -- Op Ed

March 20, 2015

Ashgabat will host the 2017 AIMAG (Ashgabat 2017) In 2017, Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat will host the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG 2017). No expense is ...

Clean Sport Initiatives -- Op Ed

March 03, 2015

This is an extremely exciting time for the Olympic Movement. The unanimous approval of the 40 Olympic Agenda 2020 recommendations at the end of last year began a period of cha...

Tokyo 2020 Should Support a Peaceful World -- Op Ed

February 25, 2015

The Olympic flag flies over the opening ceremony at Seoul 1988. (Getty Images) I visited Seoul last week at the first time in five years. While there, I went to Olympic P...

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