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Surfing Boss Vows Olympic Status Will Not Alter Sport's Culture

May 22, 2017

(ATR) Potential new sponsors, public and private funding, support from NOCs, greater demands, growing interest from government and sport leaders and enhanced media exposure ar...

Paris 2024 takes to the waves at the ISA World Surfing Games, held in Biarritz

May 20, 2017

Biarritz, France – 20 May 2017 France continues to host major sporting events with ISA World Surfing Games this week. The Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Bid Committee...

IOC Sets Date for Destiny

May 19, 2017

(ATR) The IOC could set a new course for Olympic bids when the ruling Executive Board meets June 9 in Lausanne. The IOC Executive Board in Lausanne (ATR) As reported May 1...

Reporter's Notebook: Los Angeles, Paris Aim to Charm Press, IOC

May 19, 2017

(ATR) For all of its fame as a center of gastronomy, Paris loses the battle to Los Angeles in my notebook of comparisons between the two 2024 Olympic bids. That’s just one of ...

Olympic Champion Named French Minister of Sport

May 18, 2017

(ATR) The new Minister of Sport for France is a popular choice with the Paris 2024 bid team. Laura Flessel-Colovic at Eiffel Tower during IOC visit (Paris 2024) Laura Fles...

Paris 2024 Venue Tour Part Two -- Photodesk

May 18, 2017

(ATR) The media and IOC members have a good sense of how each venue will be utilized in Paris 2024's Olympic and Paralympic proposals. Paris 2024 had the support of 12 Olym...

Paris 2024 Twitter Account Reaches 100,000 Followers After IOC Visit

May 18, 2017

The Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Bid Committee Twitter account - @Paris2024 - has reached 100,000 followers just days after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) comp...

Paris 2024 Congratulates Laura Flessel-Colovic on Her Appointment as Minister of Sport for France

May 18, 2017

Laura Flessel-Colovic, double Olympic fencing champion (épée) and five-time Olympic medallist, has been appointed the new French Minister of Sport in the Government of newly-n...

LA Seeks $$ For Olympics Transit

May 17, 2017

(ATR) The mayor of Los Angeles hopes to accelerate construction of a new metro line in time for the 2024 Olympics. Mayor Eric Garcetti at the 2014 groundbreaking for the ne...

Paris Launches "Talent Paris 2024"

May 17, 2017

Youth is at the heart of the Paris bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. To encourage initiatives taken by young talents of a generation that wants to change the ...

Paris lance l'appel a projets: Talents Paris 2024

May 17, 2017

La jeunesse est au cœur de la candidature de Paris pour l’organisation des Jeux Olympiques et Paralympiques de 2024. Afin d’encourager les initiatives portées par des jeunes t...