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#ICYMI: Tokyo 2020 Water Quality; Catalonia Independence; Kenya NOC Elections

October 07, 2017

(ATR) #ICMYI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve. Here are our staff picks for articles this week they really...

Decision of the IOC Executive Board Regarding Carlos Nuzman and Brazilian Olympic Committee

October 06, 2017

The IOC Executive Board (EB) has taken note and discussed the circumstances of the allegations against and the arrest of Mr Carlos Nuzman, in particular concerning the vote fo...

Whistle-blowers Say Brazil Sport Must 'Clean House'

October 05, 2017

(ATR) A new Brazilian Olympic Committee President has been appointed in the wake of Carlos Nuzman’s arrest, but whistle-blowers tell Around the Rings the committee needs whole...

Tokyo 2020 Venue Fails Water Quality Tests

October 04, 2017

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government have work to do to bring the Marathon Swimming and Triathlon venue’s water quality to acceptable standards. Odaiba is l...

Tokyo Project Review Focused on Cost Cutting

October 03, 2017

(ATR) The IOC heads to the final day of its Tokyo 2020 project review looking to cut costs in the Olympic Village. (Tokyo 2020) Coordination Commission chair John Coates a...

Key Decisions at 2017 World Rowing Congress -- Photodesk

October 04, 2017

(ATR) Several key decisions made for an intriguing World Rowing Congress in Sarasota, Florida. IOC members Denis Oswald (l), Jean-Christophe Rolland (m-l) and Tricia Smith ...

World Rowing Congress Approves Gender Equal Program -- On the Scene

October 02, 2017

(ATR) All future World Rowing Championships will have complete gender equality thanks to an approved proposal by National Federations during the 2017 World Rowing Congress. ...

Weightlifting Federation Acts to Stay in Olympics

October 02, 2017

(ATR) The International Weightlifting Federation Executive Board focuses on anti-doping efforts with the sport’s Olympic future in the balance. Original medalists in 94kg wei...

Tokyo Governor's Political Ambition Could Affect Olympics

October 02, 2017

(ATR) A week of politicking and opinion polls could hold the answer to the political fate of Tokyo Metropolitan Governor Yuriko Koike. Yuriko Koike speaking in Tokyo (Photo...

Tokyo 2020 Concludes MoU with Japan Anti-Doping Agency

October 02, 2017

Tokyo, 2 October 2017 - The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Japan Anti-Doping ...

Golf's Global Reach on Display at Presidents Cup

October 02, 2017

(ATR) The United States may have reiterated its dominance of the Presidents Cup but an International team comprised of players from Australia, South Africa, India, Venezuela, ...

Golden Opportunities -- Business Never Stops

October 01, 2017

(ATR) This week's Golden Opportunities : 1. Featured Jobs -   Rossignol, VERO Communications, Olympic Channel,  and more!  2. Conferences -  Leaders Week London (Oct. 2-6)...