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Pound Re-Elected As WADA President...

November 21, 2004

(ATR) The WADA board of directors re-elected Richard Pound as president, and chose Danish sport minister Brian Mikkelsen as the first vice-chairman of the World Anti-Doping Ag...

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Beijingâ??s Seaside Olympic Venue

November 20, 2004

(ATR) More than 700 km from Beijing, another Chinese city is making plans to host the Olympics. Work is underway in Qingdao, a city of 7 million on the shore of the China Sea ...

Prime Minister:India Wants 2016 Olympics

November 20, 2004

(ATR) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh says India would like to launch a bid for the 2016 Olympics. Speaking at a university convocation in Manipur, Singh said the 2010 Commonwea...

Turin Image Hurt by Bid Rig Inquiry?

November 20, 2004

 (ATR) Italian officials fear negative consequences for the international image of the Turin Olympics after magistrates opened a formal investigation on the Agenzia Torino 200...

Vancouver 2010 Sues â??Olympicâ? Web Site

November 20, 2004

(ATR) Lawyers for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics are making good on a pledge made earlier this month to prevent unauthorized use of Olympic trademarks. A Whistler, B.C, couple a...

London Aims for Best Olympics

November 19, 2004

Jacqueline Barrett of the IOC receives the London bid book from 14-year old East Londoner Amber Charles and a BA flight attendant who accompanied Charles for the delivery to L...

2006 Olympics Chief: Budget To Be Solved

November 19, 2004

The Palavela is readied for next month’s figure skating test event. The venue in Turin will also be used for short track speed skating. (ATR Photos/S. Hula) (ATR) The head o...

Olympics Construction Agency Raided

November 19, 2004

(ATR) Italian police raided the offices of the Agenzia Torino 2006 on Thursday, seizing documents related to a road construction project for the 2006 Winter Olympics. Agenzia...

Olympics Drug Test Scandal Charges

November 18, 2004

Christos Tzekos, former coach and manager of Kenteris and Thanou is among the 14 people charged in the scandal over the missed drug tests by the sprinters. (ATR Photos) (ATR) ...

2012 Olympics Chiefs Blast Madrid Racism

November 18, 2004

Madrid Mayor Alberto Ruiz Gallardon. (ATR Photos) (ATR) Leaders of Madridâ??s bid for the 2012 Olympics are condemning racist behavior of football fans at this weekâ??s â??fri...

Madrid's Gold Olympics Bid Book

November 18, 2004

Madrid 2012 CEO Feliciano Mayoral. (ATR Photo) (ATR) Leaders of Madridâ??s bid for the 2012 Olympics hope the golden covers of the three-volume set help create an image of suc...