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Almaty 2022 slashes Winter Games plan by $550 million conforming to Agenda 2020

LAURA WALDEN / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The Almaty 2022 bid committee tells SportsFeatures.com that following the International Olympic Committee (IOC) evaluation visit they have been able to dramatically cut down their budget by $550 million in accordance to Olympic ...read more
 
Mar 5
2015

IOC takes first step towards the building of the Olympic Unity House

MARISSA FLANDERS / Sports Features Communications(SFC) As announced last December, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has started moving forward with the consolidation of their headquarters in Lausanne. Throughout the month of March, the IOC will take the first step towards ...read more
 
Mar 5
2015

Unveiling of first European Games medal design and announcement of free admission for children marks 100 Days To Go till Baku 2015

MARISSA FLANDERS / Sports Features Communications(SFC) The start of the "100 Days To Go" countdown to the Baku 2015 European Games began yesterday with the revealing of the medal's design for the inaugural event, which will take place on June ...read more
 
Mar 5
2015

SportAccord Convention welcomes back Marketing Research Partner Repucom

MARISSA FLANDERS / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The World Sport & Business Summit taking place at the Sochi Expocentre in Sochi, Russia from April 19-24, 2015 will have Repucom as their Official Marketing Research Partner once again. SportAccord Convention was ...read more
 
Mar 4
2015
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PyeongChang 2018 publishes the 'Green House Gases Inventory Report' blueprint for staging a Carbon Responsible Winter Olympic Games

Posted Friday March 6th 2015.   By: Pocog Press Office

Seoul, March 6, 2015 - The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) announced today that it has published the 'Green House Gases (GHGs) Inventory Report' as the first step towards accomplishing the 'Green Dream: ... read more

World Olympians Association and Around the Rings Form Official Media Partnership

Posted Thursday March 5th 2015.   By: Sheila Hula

(Monaco - Atlanta) The World Olympians Association and Around the Rings have formed a ground-breaking partnership to help to promote Olympism, Olympians and the programmes of the WOA and its National Association Members within the Olympic Movement and the wider ... read more

Agenda 2020 Transforms Existing, Excellent Almaty 2022 Concept, Saving over Half a Billion US Dollars

Posted Thursday March 5th 2015.   By: Aigerim Argancheyeva

Almaty, 28 February 2015. Following the highly successful IOC Evaluation Commission visit to Almaty earlier this month, the Almaty 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Bid Committee revised their existing, extraordinary Games Concept by optimizing several events and locations. The ... read more

Azerbaijan: Rights Crisis Overshadow European Games

Posted Wednesday March 4th 2015.   By: Minky Worden

(Berlin, March 4, 2015) - The Azerbaijani government should immediately release all wrongly detained activists and journalists, with only 100 days remaining before the first European Games begin, Human Rights Watch said today. A new photo essay highlights the plight ... read more

SPORTACCORD CONVENTION WELCOMES BACK REPUCOM AS MARKETING RESEARCH PARTNER FOR WORLD SPORT & BUSINESS SUMMIT

Posted Tuesday March 3rd 2015.   By: Jenny Edmondson

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - SportAccord Convention are delighted to announce that Repucom will once again be the Official Marketing Research Partner for this year's World Sport & Business Summit taking place from 19-24 April 2015 at the Sochi Expocentre, Sochi, Russia. ... read more

POCOG completes the 'Accessibility Manual' to accelerate its preparation for the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Games

Posted Tuesday March 3rd 2015.   By: Pocog Press Office

Seoul, March 3, 2015 - The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) announced today that it has completed their signature 'Accessibility Manual' for Olympic venues and services to stage a successful and accessible Paralympic ... read more

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