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Sochi 2014

IOC President Says No Gazprom Deal for Now, Sochi Olympics Talks in Moscow

August 27, 2007

IOC President Jacques Rogge says a sponsorship from Gazprom is not in works, yet. (ATR)   Rogge: No Hurry for Gazprom IOC President Jacques Rogge says t...

Press Release: Sochi 2014: laying the foundations for successful Games

August 26, 2007

 Sochi 2014: laying the foundations for successful Games Less than two months after the 119th IOC Session in Guatemala City awarded the XXII Olympic Winter...

Brief Notes: One More Week for Sochi Olympics Team, Another Year for Greeks Sprinters' Trial

September 24, 2007

 Sochi Announcement Next Week Around the Rings is told that the Presidential Council meeting being called to ratify the selection of a leadership team for ...

Brief Notes: SEA Games, Sochi Law, IOC Candidate

December 05, 2007

Ceremony practice in the 5th December 2007 Stadium -- named for King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s birthday. (Getty Images)  Thailand Leads Medal Count in SEA Games ...

First Challenges for Sochi 2014 Ahead in 2008

January 01, 2008

Dmitry Chernyshenko is looking forward to the OCOG move to his native Sochi: “I will be meeting with my parents more often”. (ATR)  (ATR) Sochi 2014 chief e...

Two Dozen NOCs Celebrate Olympic Day

June 24, 2008

In Beijing, some 1,000 runners took to the streets for an Olympic Day race. Chinese Olympic Committee president and sport minister Liu Peng led the pack. (BO...

Vancouver Tops Olympic Cities for Quality of Life

June 11, 2008

Vancouver is the top-rated North American city in the survey as well as among Olympic host cities. (ATR)  (ATR) An annual survey on quality of life and s...

Holiday Hours for Olympic Offices

December 24, 2007

(ATR) Holidays for Christmas and the New Year mean office closings for the IOC as well as organizing committees during the next weeks. IOC offices will be closed Dec. 22 to Ja...

Olympic Turning Points: Events That Made a Difference in 2007

December 15, 2007

  The naming of Sochi as the host of the 2014 Olympics tops the list of turning points for the Olympics in the past year. This final Op Ed for 2007 takes ...