POSTED: November 14th 2013

Kit McConnell named IOC Sports Director

Kit McConnell
Kit McConnell

CHAD WISE / Sports Features Communications

(SFC) Kit McConnell was named sports director of the International Olympic Committee Wednesday, on top of his duties as Head of the Rugby World Cup and Rugby World Cup Tournament Director at the International Rugby Board.

McConnell has seen the successful deliverance of three Rugby World Cups. He was also the International Olympic Committee’s Manager of Sport Operations from 2000 to 2002. McConnell coordinated the planning of all sports, including relations with all International Federations for the Sydney 2000 Organising Committee.

McConnell will begin as Sports Director in 2014.

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