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Tokyo 2020

Tokyo 2020 Gets Fresh Look

April 25, 2016

(ATR) A checkered blue logo is selected for the Tokyo Olympics. Organizers revealed the new emblem Monday. (Tokyo 2020) The decision comes seven months after the original ...

UCI President Talks Rio 2016, Ambitions for Future Olympics

April 22, 2016

(ATR) Brian Cookson tells Around the Rings of his concerns for the Olympic velodrome and plans to expand the track program for the 2020 and 2024 Games. Rio 2016 velodrome i...

Surfing Rides Closer Towards Olympic Dream

April 21, 2016

(ATR) Persistence, passion and a creative flare epitomize surfing leader Fernando Aguerre. ISA president Fernando Aguerre with IOC president Thomas Bach (ISA) The Argent...

Brazil Olympic Flame Burns Bright -- On the Scene

April 21, 2016

(ATR) The first flame for a South American Olympic Games is alight. The Olympic flame for the Rio 2016 Olympics was kindled by the rays of a noontime sun in the traditio...

IPC Governing Board approves two more Tokyo 2020 venues

April 18, 2016

The IPC Governing Board approved the powerlifting and track cycling venues that will be used for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games at a meeting in Bonn, Germany, on Saturday (16...

Coca-Cola Reveals Details About Spieth Partnership -- Sponsor Spotlight

April 16, 2016

(ATR) Jordan Spieth might have faltered in his quest for a second Masters title, but undoubtedly the immensely talented golfer will have more opportunities in future majors ...

Tokyo 2020 Reveals Four Shortlisted Logos -- On the Scene

April 08, 2016

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 president Yoshiro Mori says he is “excited” about the new designs, one of which will replace the logo scrapped in a plagiarism scandal. The four embl...

Pros Ready for Olympic Golf-On the Scene

April 07, 2016

(ATR) Doubts from the pros about golf at the Olympics are hard to find at the Masters. Henrik Stenson in Augusta. (Getty Images) Seven years ago when the IOC voted to incl...

UCI Gives European Broadcasting Union Media Distribution Rights -- Federations Focus

April 06, 2016

(ATR) The International Cycling Union (UCI) is giving the distribution rights for all of its world championships over the next eight years to the European Broadcasting Union (...

Defending World Champion Costa Rica to host 2016 ISA World Surfing Games

April 06, 2016

La Jolla, California – 6 April 2016 The International Surfing Association (ISA) has announced that the 2016 ISA World Surfing Games will take place in the picturesque beach...

Pacquiao y Klitschko Contra los Cubanos en Rio?

April 05, 2016

(ATR) Aunque podría no ser de su agrado, Cuba no se opondrá a la propuesta de la Asociación Internacional de Boxeo (AIBA) de permitir la presencia de experimentados pugilistas...

Pacquiao and Klitschko Could Face Cubans in Rio

April 05, 2016

(ATR) Cuba will not oppose the International Boxing Association (AIBA) proposal to allow professional boxers in the Rio 2016 Olympic boxing tournament. Click here to read this...