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Boxing Dispute Spills Into World Champs -- Federations Focus

August 23, 2017

(ATR) After their names were deleted from the database of credentials for the 2017 AIBA Boxing World Championships in Hamburg, members of the federation's Executive Committee ...

Slew of Summer World Championships Begin -- Monday Memo

August 21, 2017

(ATR) The Olympic Movement is back in action this week as hundreds of athletes compete for their shot at a world championship title. Paris 2024 will also utilize the AccorH...

LA 2028 Media Village Opens to Students

August 18, 2017

(ATR) Before media descend upon Los Angeles for the 2028 Olympics, more than 2,500 students annually will occupy the future part-time residence of journalists and broadcasters...

Frank Fredericks Loses IAAF Appeal

August 17, 2017

(ATR) The International Association of Athletics Federations Disciplinary Tribunal upholds the provisional suspension of IAAF Council member Frank Fredericks. Frank Frederi...

Anti-Olympics Activists Take on Los Angeles, Paris

August 15, 2017

(ATR) Two cities will sign hosting contracts for the 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games next month, but activists say it is not too late to derail the process. The Lima Convention...

ATR First: Dibos Helped Save Lima IOC Session

August 14, 2017

(ATR) Ivan Dibos tells Around the Rings he had to convince International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach and Olympic executives to keep the 2017 Session in the Peruvia...

Court to Hear Cases for AIBA Takeover -- Monday Memo

August 14, 2017

(ATR) A judge in Switzerland is expected to make a decision this week regarding an attempted takeover of the Olympic boxing federation as its president seeks to clear his name...

IOC Wants Slimmed Down Lima Session

August 10, 2017

(ATR) The IOC says discussions are ongoing with both Paris 2024 and LA 2028 to lower costs at next month’s Session in Lima. Lima Convention Center is the venue for the IOC Se...

LA Given Greater Oversight of 2028 Olympics

August 10, 2017

(ATR) The Los Angeles City Council will have more involvement with the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics than it did with the city’s bid for the 2024 Summer Games. Bid, City Counci...

Paris 2024 Considering Esports Addition

August 09, 2017

(ATR) Paris 2024 bid co-chairman Tony Estanguet says the youth attraction to esports makes it an intriguing possibility to add to the Olympic program. Tony Estanguet during O...

Macron to Skip Lima Session

August 08, 2017

(ATR) Emmanuel Macron will no longer lead the Paris 2024 delegation to the 2017 IOC Session in Lima. Emmanuel Macron greets French populace at Olympic Day event (ATR) Macr...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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