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Sochi 2014

Olympic Newsdesk -- IOC Holds Betting Seminar; Tunisian IOC Member Dies

June 24, 2010

The IOC hopes to preserve the integrity of Olympic competition by preventing betting on sports. (Getty Images) IOC Tackles Betting in Sports The IOC adopted a strategy th...

Lausanne Update -- IOC Studies 2018 Olympic Bids; Anniversary Ahead for TOP

June 21, 2010

IOC headquarters in Lausanne. (ATR) Candidate City Decision Tuesday The IOC Executive Board opens two days of meetings in Lausanne reviewing a report on the three cities...

From London to Rio -- IOC Already Working on 2012 Debriefing

June 15, 2010

Gilbert Felli with Dmitry Chernyshenko in Sochi. (ATR) (ATR) With the debrief from Vancouver to Sochi now complete, plans are already being made for London to meet with Rio ...

OpEd: Road to 2014 Olympics Tests Driving Skill and Nerve

June 13, 2010

Tight squeeze at a mountain tunnel. (ATR) (ATR) The twisting and turning road to the mountain venues in Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics can be a dangerous route to travel....

Sochi PhotoDesk -- Scenes from the Olympic City

June 11, 2010

(ATR) The Black Sea and snow-peaked mountains are all part of the allure of Sochi as Russia’s number-one holiday destination. Take a look at some scenes from the Olympic Cit...

Sochi PhotoDesk -- Olympics Under Construction

June 10, 2010

(ATR) From venues to roads and railways needed to reach them, construction is the main story right now for the 2014 Sochi Olympics. It’s currently the biggest construction p...

Top Story Replay -- Debrief Builds Team for 2014 Olympics

June 12, 2010

Sochi CEO Dmitry Chernyshenko called the debrief a team-building test event. (ATR) (ATR) The head of the Sochi Winter Olympics tells Around the Rings that the just-ended deb...

Sochi PhotoDesk -- The Vancouver Debrief

June 09, 2010

(ATR) Putin and Rogge meet in Sochi, part of this week’s activities around the debriefing from Vancouver 2010 to the team from Sochi 2014. More photos from Sochi in this...

Olympic Newsdesk -- Nicklaus on Olympic Golf Course; Vancouver Debrief

June 09, 2010

Jack Nicklaus and Annika Sorenstam say they want to design the golf course for the 2016 Olympics. (Getty Images) Nicklaus, Sorenstam Interested in Olympics Golf Course ...

On the Scene -- Rogge Meets Putin, Ends Sochi Visit

June 08, 2010

Putin and Rogge met for a media photo opportunity at the prime minister's Sochi residence. (ATR) Putin, Rogge Meet in Sochi IOC President Jacques Rogge spent time Monday...

On the Scene -- Vancouver Olympic Debrief Opens with Somber Notes and Praise

June 07, 2010

About 400 people – more than half from Sochi -- packed a hotel ballroom for the opening session of the debrief. (ATR) (ATR) The debrief of the Vancouver Olympics is in full s...

On the Scene - Vancouver Passes to Sochi

June 06, 2010

The snow of winter still clings to the peaks of the Krasnaya Polyana. (ATR) (ATR) Vancouver is ready to pass the baton on to the Sochi Olympics. An intense four-day debrief f...