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Turin Olympics Workers Pep Rally ...

November 04, 2005

TOROC President Valentino Castellani says events in the coming weeks will generate passion for the Turin Games. (ATR) (ATR) As many as 10,000 workers and volunteers for the Tu...

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Vancouver Picks GM, Wins Oil Co. Battle

November 04, 2005

GM Place will acquire a more generic name for the Olympics to avoid running afoul of IOC rules on clean venues. (ATR) While General Motors may be the new automobile sponsor of...

Salzburg Olympics Bid Names Director

November 04, 2005

Anton Schutti is the new managing director for the Salzburg 2014 bid. (ATR) A respected sports administrator in Austria will lead Salzburg's bid for the 2014 Olympics. The ann...

Olympics Resolves Greek Paradox

November 03, 2005

Gianna Angelopoulos at Harvard: "We promised the people of Greece that the Athens Games would unify the nation, push our economy ahead, and show the New Greece to the world." ...

U.N. Endorses Turin Olympic Truce

November 03, 2005

 (ATR) With a record number of signatories, the Olympic Truce is now in effect for the Turin Olympics, adopted by the U.N. General Assembly Thursday in New York. Among the IOC...

Celebration-Free 100 Days For Turin Olympics

November 02, 2005

The Palasport Olimpico complex includes a hockey venue and the Stadio Comunale, venue for opening and closing ceremonies. (ATR) Budget pressures have forced Turin Olympic orga...

Almaty 2014 Olympics Bid in Newspaper

November 02, 2005

Part of the ad for Big Sky Energy in the NY Times. (ATR) The ice has been broken on the international campaign for the 2014 Olympics with an ad supporting Almaty's candidacy i...

Korea Unification for Beijing Olympics

November 01, 2005

North and South Korea march in the opening ceremony at the 2002 Asian Games in Busan. (ATR) A unified team from South and North Korea for the Beijing Olympics and next year's ...

London Olympics Media Chief Moves On

November 01, 2005

Mike Lee says he's looking for new challenges as he leaves London 2012. (ATR) (ATR) London 2012 media chief Mike Lee will leave the organizing committee this month. Around the...

Blair Tribute for Olympics Bid Team

November 01, 2005

London 2012 backers Tony and Cherie Blair. (ATR) British Prime Minister Tony Blair has paid tribute to the "people in the engine room" of London's 2012 Olympics bid with a re...

Turin Update: Budget Woes Hit Paralympics

October 31, 2005

TOROC CEO Cesare Vaciago in Lausanne last week.(ATR) (ATR) The chief executive of the Turin Olympics says nagging budget problems could mean cuts for the Winter Paralympics ne...