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Ticket Victims to Sue IOC, Nike Ends Elite Swimwear Line, Olympic Venues Open for Holiday...

September 24, 2008

Hundreds of victims are forming a class-action lawsuit to sue IOC over phony Olympics tickets. (Getty Images)Hundreds Set to Sue IOC Over Ticket Scam Texas class-action lawyer...

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British Olympics Briefs – UK Athletics Finds New Coach, British Basketball Finds Sponsor

September 24, 2008

Charles van Commenee will serve as the new head coach of U.K. Athletics. (Getty Images)UK Athletics Finds New CoachCharles van Commenee of the Netherlands was officially confi...

Fight Against Doping – WADA Exec Committee Meets, Fahey Praises Pre-Olympic Testing, New Beijing Drug Results

September 23, 2008

WADA Executive Committee Approves Prohibited List, Privacy Standard, India Lab The WADA Executive Committee had a busy weekend, approving a new list of banned substances and a...

Press Release: Olympic Medallists Join Wave of Support for Tokyo 2016 at Yonex Open Japan 2008

September 23, 2008

Tokyo, 23 September 2008 – Two more Olympians from outside Japan today joined the growing international chorus of support for the Tokyo 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games Bid, ...

London Update -- Concrete Pours for Olympic Stadium, Moynihan for BOA Chair, Velopark and Shooting Plans

September 23, 2008

Colin Moynihan will lead the BOA through the 2012 Olympics. (ATR)BOA Chair is Unopposed Colin Moynihan will stand unopposed for a second four-year term as chairman of the Brit...

Beijing Briefs: Congestion and Pollution Return, Memorabilia Auctioned Off, Olympics Not a Boon for Airline Industry

September 23, 2008

Beijing Traffic// Smog and traffic return to China’s capital after traffic and factory bans are lifted.Traffic Jams Fueling Debate in Beijing Beijing returned to its polluted ...

Vancouver View - Skaters Test New Oval, Torch Relay Wish List, Protests for Olympic Train

September 22, 2008

Canadian team members take their first laps on the ice at the Richmond Oval, speedskating venue for 2010. (Jeff Vinnick) Oval Applause Speedskaters are offering their first re...

One Point Separates Chicago From Olympic Competitors

September 22, 2008

(NBC5) -- According to an Olympic Web site, one point separates four cities vying for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.The tight race is based on the "Around The Rings" Olympic b...

Race for 2016 Tightens for Around the Rings Olympic Bid Power Index

September 21, 2008

One point is all that separates the four cities in the race for the 2016 Olympics: that's based on the results of the latest edition of the Around the Rings Olympic Bid Power ...

Golden Opportunities -- Business Opportunities across the Olympic Movement

September 21, 2008

England 2018's quest for a chief executive tops featured opportunities this week. The IOC is scouting for a coordinator, client relations…VANOC 2010 is searching for a...

Press release: Competition Schedule Set for 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games

September 21, 2008

LEXINGTON, KY-Sixteen days of eight world championships are officially scheduled for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. The competition schedule was released today b...