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Qatar Aid for Korean Equestrian Family

February 03, 2007

Korean equestrian Hyung Chil Kim. (ATR) The government of Qatar will pay school fees for life for the children of Hyung Chil Kim, the South Korean equestrian athlete who died ...

Cauldron Relighting to Mark Barcelona Olympic 15th

July 25, 2007

Paralympic archer Antonio Rebollo in 1992. (IOC)  (ATR) The same archer who lit the Barcelona cauldron with a flaming arrow returns to repeat his feat in a ...

Los Angeles Sport Foundation Returns to Olympic Roots

June 07, 2007

 (ATR) The Amateur Athletic Foundation of Los Angeles has a new name and branding image. The foundation, a legacy of the 1984 Olympics now operates as LA84...

75 Years Since First Lake Placid Olympics

February 11, 2007

The medal design from Lake Placid 1932.   (ATR) Celebrations in Lake Placid this weekend marked the 75th anniversary of the Winter Olympics in upstat...

Olympics Gymnastics Appeal Oct. 18

October 08, 2004

(ATR) The Court of Arbitration for Sport says a decision in the appeal of South Korean gymnast Yang Tae Young will be rendered the week of October 18. Originally CAS had said ...

USOC Snared in Pre-Pan Ams Gaffe

July 08, 2007

USOC media manager Kevin Nuendorf with the offending whiteboard message.    (ATR) The U.S. Olympic Committee has issued a formal apology over ...

Jim McKay, 86, Remembered for Grace, Inspiration

June 09, 2008

McKay interviews Jean-Claude Killy, who won three gold medals at the 1968 Winter Games in Grenoble, France. (ABC) (ATR) U.S. sportscaster Jim McKay is being remembered for his...

On the Scene – Windsor Castle Hosts London 1908 Celebration

May 31, 2008

The courtyard at Windsor Castle was the starting line for the marathon in 1908. (ATR) (ATR) Queen Elizabeth opens the gates of Windsor Castle for the centennial celebration of...

Chuck Fruit, 61, Sports Marketer

May 30, 2008

Chuck Fruit remained a senior adviser on marketing for Coke even after retiring from the company. (Coca-Cola)  (ATR) Former Coca-Cola marketing executive Ch...

U.S. Names Olympic Medalist as Drug User

May 06, 2008

The relay gold medals won by Antonio Pettigrew and his teammates in Sydney could be at risk if new doping allegations are proved. (Getty Images)  (ATR) The ...

Fight Against Doping – Ex-Olympics Coach Guilty of Lying

May 29, 2008

Trevor Graham was found guilty of lying about performance-enhancing drus. (AP)   (ATR) The coach for several Olympic medalists from the U.S. is the lat...

Johnson to Return "Dirty" Medal

June 03, 2008

Antonio Pettigrew admitted he used performance enhancing drugs when he won the 4x400m gold in Sydney, causing Michael Johnson to return the medal he won as a...