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Women Ski Jumpers Aim for Sochi Olympics

March 20, 2010

Katie Willis of Canada is one of the world’s top women ski jumpers. (Getty Images) Proponents Quietly Tell Their Story in Vancouver They were in Vancouver with two mission...

Olympic Newsdesk -- Sochi Says More Environment Attention Needed; IOC Takes UN Seat

March 16, 2010

The United Nations Environmental Program says Sochi ignored environmental impacts of the Olympics. (ATR) Sochi Admits Environmental Work Remains The Sochi 2014 organizing...

Olympic Newsdesk -- IAAF VP Predicts Good World Champs; YOG Torch; Futsal in 2016?

March 12, 2010

The IAAF World Indoor Championships take place this weekend in Doha. (Getty Images) IAAF VP Predicts Good Championship; Boost for Sport Sebastian Coe, vice president of t...

Sliding from Whistler to Sochi

March 05, 2010

The sliding sports attracted record crowds in Vancouver. (ATR) (ATR) Fans in record numbers flocked to the Olympic sliding venue at Whistler last month while Sochi makes pla...

Olympic Newsdesk - Sochi 2014 Catastrophe Predicted; New Torch Relay for Vancouver

March 03, 2010

Sochi native and former Russian Deputy Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov said the Sochi Olympics will be a “catastrophe”. (Getty Images) Former Deputy Russian PM Predicts Sochi G...

Russia Olympics Chief Resigns

March 03, 2010

Russian Olympic Committee President Leonid Tyagachev is reported to have resigned following the Vancouver Games. (ATR) (ATR) Russian Olympic Committee President Leonid Tyagac...

Vancouver View -- "Zorbs" for Sochi Handover; Rio Mayor Visits; Chileans Leave Early

February 27, 2010

Sochi 2014 CEO Dmitry Chernyshenko with one of the snow domes to be distributed at the closing ceremony. (ATR) “Zorbs” for Sochi Handover Zorbs – globes that symbolize a ...

Sochi to Unveil Sponsors; 2014 Licensed Products Plan

January 29, 2010

Sochi 2014 CEO Dmitry Chernyshenko. (Sochi 2014) (ATR) Organizers of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics tell Around the Rings their next top-tier sponsors will be unveiled duri...

Olympic Newsdesk - Munich Bid Opposition; Putin, Medvedev Ski Sochi Venue

January 04, 2010

Ludwig Hartmann is leading the opposition in the Bavarian parliament to the Munich Olympic bid. Munich Bid Draws Fire from GreensThe Green Party in the Bavarian Parliament is ...

Sochi 2014 looks forward to Russian Sochi 2014 House at Vancouver 2010

December 22, 2009

December 22, 2009, Moscow, Russia – The Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee has unveiled key exciting elements of the Russian Sochi 2014 House - ‘Sochi2014.ru World Russky Dom’, o...

Sochi Scene- 2010 Budget Finalized, Storm Sacks Port

December 16, 2009

Sochi launched a new Paralympic (above) last week. Sochi launched new logos in 2009 as part of a rebranding campaign. (Sochi) (ATR) Sochi 2014 Winter organizers say 2009 w...

Olympic Newsdesk - Three Cities Make YOG Cut, IAAF Puts Thanou First

December 14, 2009

Poznan, Poland is one of the three bids for the second Youth Olympics, set for 2014. (Poznan 2014) YOG 2014 Bid Cities ConfirmedThree cities are confirmed for an IOC vote just...