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Coates Gets to Work; Tokyo CoCom Reaction

October 17, 2013

John Coates with Yoshitaka Akimoto at the Australian Olympic Committee headquarters in Sydney. (AOC) Coates Already Working Less than 24 hours after being announced as t...

Tokyo, Buenos Aires Olympic Co-Comms Named

October 16, 2013

The Shibuya shopping district in Tokyo. (Getty Images) (ATR) New IOC president Thomas Bach unveils his first commission appointments. John Coates of Australia is named to...

Media Watch - Sochi 2014; 45th Anniversary for Black Power Salute

October 16, 2013

The Telegraph features ten iconic Winter Olympic moments as the four-month countdown to the 2014 Sochi Olympics continues. The list includes the “miraculous” win from Team USA...

IRB Discussing Rugby Promotion; Japanese Government Weighs 2020 Coins

October 15, 2013

IRB Meeting to Discuss Brazilian Rugby Promotion   Brazilian rugby sevens team in action last January. (Getty Images) Dominic Rumbles, head of communications at the Interna...

Tokyo Radiation Remains High; Boston Bid In Limbo; Czech Hockey Jerseys

October 08, 2013

Tokyo Radiation Still High A citizen's group of Tokyo have reported high levels of radiation at potential Tokyo 2020 venues. Contamination in the Yumenoshima area is hig...

Media Watch - Road to Sochi 2014; Brazil's Progress

October 08, 2013

“Corruption and Censorship” Mar Sochi 2014 Russia's President Vladimir Putin lighting the torch to mark the start of the 2014 Winter Olympic torch relay. (Getty Images) ...

Torch Ready for Russia; Sochi Detaining, Deporting Migrant Workers

October 04, 2013

Torch's Time in Greece Winds Down The Sochi torch relay reaches the Parthenon. (Getty Images) The Olympic flame for the Sochi Olympics reached Athens Friday, where it will...

Media Watch - Tokyo Transformation; DOSB Uniforms; Qatar World Cup

October 04, 2013

Hopes for Tokyo 2020 An aerial view of the Tatsumi area which will host swimming, water polo, synchronized swimming, and diving events at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (Getty Imag...

Bach Reassured by Russians; Park Congratulates Abe; Coca-Cola Exec Resigning

September 30, 2013

Bach on Sunday in Olympia (Getty Images) Bach Receives Assurances from Russia, Sochi 2014 IOC president Thomas Bach has been assured by senior Russian officials and Sochi ...

Bach Reassured by Russians; Park Congratulates Abe; Coca-Cola Exec Resigning

September 30, 2013

Bach on Sunday in Olympia (Getty Images) Bach Receives Assurances from Russia, Sochi 2014 IOC president Thomas Bach has been assured by senior Russian officials and Sochi ...

Media Watch -- 2014 Winter Olympics; Tokyo's Road Ahead

October 02, 2013

Sochi Games Anticipation  Protestors hold up their red-painted hands to symbolize violence against the gay community in Russia. (Getty Images) The Washington Post reports ...

Media Watch - Sochi Scrutinized; Tokyo's Road to 2020; Armstrong's Fraud

September 27, 2013

2014 Winter Olympics A protestor holds up an image representing Russian President Vladimir Putin during a protest against Russian anti-gay laws. (Getty Images) Vestnik Kav...