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Olympics: New report supports how financial risks for LA 2024 would be reduced

Sports Features Communications (SFC) The California Legislative Analyst Office (LAO) released a new independent report on the Los Angeles (LA) 2024 bid and budget for hosting the summer Olympics reinforcing the support for the campaign. LA is bidding against Paris in ...read more
 
Mar 24
2017

Olympics: SPORTELAmerica concludes 20th anniversary meeting on a high note

LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The SPORTELAmerica media market and symposium celebrated its 20th anniversary meeting in Miami noting a 20% increase in new companies gathering sports broadcast executives and rights sellers from over 47 countries. The ...read more
 
Mar 24
2017

Southern California sports spectacular gives boost to LA 2024

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) Southern California's Olympic and Paralympic hosting credentials received a boost after a week of successful hosting of events that included the Absolute Fencing Gear FIE Fencing Grand Prix Tournament, Skechers Performance Los ...read more
 
Mar 23
2017

JOHN GOODBODY: Paris and LA are best options for 2024 and 2028 as hopes of future Games in Africa fade

THE JOHN GOODBODY COLUMN / An authoritative and exclusive series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) It was inevitable that both Paris and Los Angeles would insist recently that their bids to stage the 2024 Olympics were only for that year and ...read more
 
Mar 22
2017
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California Legislative Analyst: LA 2024 "greatly reduces the financial risks that have plagued prior Olympics"

Posted Thursday March 23rd 2017.   By: La 2024 Media

Los Angeles - On Thursday, the California Legislative Analyst Office (LAO) released a new independent report on LA 2024's plans and budget. The report is available at http://lao.ca.gov/Publications/Report/3622 LA 2024 CEO Gene Sykes responded to the report, saying: "We appreciate ... read more

LA 2024 celebrates Southern California sports spectacular

Posted Thursday March 23rd 2017.   By: La 2024 Media

LOS ANGELES - LA 2024 bid leaders today hailed another boost to Southern California's Olympic and Paralympic hosting credentials with this week's successful hosting of the Absolute Fencing Gear FIE Fencing Grand Prix Tournament, the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon, ... read more

HISTORY IN THE MAKING AT SPORTELAmerica 2017

Posted Thursday March 23rd 2017.   By: Virginie Zeghdar

2017 kicked off with another historic SPORTEL convention. To the date, two decades ago SPORTEL introduced the first ever spring convention in Miami and 20 years later has returned as SPORTELAmerica. The SPORTEL Spring Conventions are designed to close the ... read more

ALIBABA PRESIDENT TO DELIVER KEYNOTE AT SPORTACCORD CONVENTION 2017 PLENARY CONFERENCE "INNOVATION IN ACTION"

Posted Monday March 20th 2017.   By: Jenny Edmondson

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - SportAccord Convention is delighted to confirm that Michael Evans, President of the Alibaba Group will be the Keynote for this year's Plenary Conference, Innovation in Action at the 15th edition, to be held at the Aarhus Convention ... read more

Suivez le Soleil !On International Francophonie Day, LA 2024 pledges to honor and promote the French language if awarded the Games

Posted Monday March 20th 2017.   By: La 2024 Media

Los Angeles - To mark International Francophonie Day, LA 2024 today vowed to honor and promote the role of the French language in the Olympic Movement should LA be elected host of the 2024 Games. In addition to implementing Olympic ... read more

LA 2024 Vice Chair Janet Evans promotes women's equality in sport at Mayor Eric Garcetti's inaugural State of Women & Girls Address and Young Women's Assembly

Posted Wednesday March 15th 2017.   By: La 2024 Media

LOS ANGELES - Five-time Olympic medalist and LA 2024 Vice Chair Janet Evans today championed the bid's commitment to advancing women's equality in sport at Mayor Eric Garcetti's inaugural State of Women & Girls Address and Young Women's Assembly. Held ... read more

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