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Olympic Collectors Fair Opens in Chicago

August 05, 2011

Heiberg with 1968 gold medalists Bob Beamon (left) and Dick Fosbury. (ATR) (ATR) In a first for the U.S., the world’s biggest gathering for collectors of Olympic memorabilia ...

London Latest - IBC Construction Completed; Legacy Program Benefits Mozambique

July 14, 2011

BP is proud to support Around the Rings coverage of London 2012 A view inside the cavernous I...

Ticketing for Sochi Olympics to Emulate Controversial London 2012 Ballot System

July 12, 2011

Chernyshenko shows reporters photos of the Olympic Park in Sochi (ATR) (ATR) Sochi 2014 president Dmitry Chernyshenko says Russia's Winter Olympics organizers will sell tick...

IOC President: No Favorite for Succession

July 09, 2011

IOC President Jacques Rogge at his closing press conference. (ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge says he will not play favorites in the contest to succeed him in two year...

New Members for IOC

July 09, 2011

Jose Perurena is the first president of the International Canoe Federation to become an IOC member. (ATR) (ATR) Three new members join the IOC at the Durban Session which end...

ATR Photodesk -- Scenes from the 123rd IOC Session in Durban

July 08, 2011

An early morning shot of Durban. (ATR) (ATR) Around the Rings was on the scene in Durban for the 123rd IOC Session. Included is an in-depth look at the 2018 Winter Games h...

Top Story Replay -- Istanbul Ready to Bid for 2020, Madrid and Tokyo Next?

July 10, 2011

This story was originally published on July 7, 2011. Istanbul Readies Fifth Bid for the Games “There probably will be a bid from Istanbul,” Turkish Olympic Committee pre...

Lausanne Olympic Museum Prepares to Close

July 08, 2011

The Olympic Museum in Lausanne. (ATR) Big Job Ahead for Olympic Museum The Olympic Museum, perched on a slope overlooking Lake Geneva, will be closed from late January 20...

London Latest -- Coe Busts Myth on Transport Chaos, Defends Ticketing Strategy

July 08, 2011

BP is proud to support Around the Rings coverage of London 2012 LOCOG chair Sebastian Coe ref...

Bach Says Munich 2018 Defeat "Not the End of Everything"

July 08, 2011

IOC vp Thomas Bach. (ATR) (ATR) IOC vice president Thomas Bach drops a hint to Around the Rings that Munich may bid again for the Winter Olympics following its 2018 bid failu...

IOC Meets With PyeongChang; Security Pledge; Archery Name Change

July 07, 2011

Gilbert Felli. (ATR) IOC Holds First Meeting with 2018 Organizers The IOC holds its first meeting with organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics, less than 24 hours after th...

Istanbul Ready to Bid for 2020, Madrid and Tokyo Next?

July 07, 2011

Istanbul Readies Fifth Bid for the Games “There probably will be a bid from Istanbul,” Turkish Olympic Committee president and IOC member Urgur Erdener tells ATR at the IOC...