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Olympics: Paris 2024 brings on Air France as an Official Supplier

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) Paris 2024 has added international airline, Air France as an official supplier of the bid. The airliner's entire fleet services 320 destinations in 114 countries, linking Europe and the rest of the more
Jun 28

Olympics: American Mayors throw support behind the LA 2024 bid

LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) has lent its support to the Los Angeles 2024 campaign to host the summer Olympics. A resolution was by the USCM's Tourism, Arts, Parks, Entertainment more
Jun 28

Most successful Copa America Centenario in history gives boost to the United States and LA 2024

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The successful Copa America Centenario USA 2016 concluded with Chile securing the title with a win over Argentina on June 26th. The United States has proven to be a harmonious, comfortable, and more
Jun 28

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 raises the Olympic Spirit in Japan with live sites

Sports Features Communications (SFC) The Tokyo 2020 organizing committee and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government have launched the "Rio to Tokyo" live site program that will allow people to get together and soak in the Olympic Spirit at different places around more
Jun 27
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Line-up announced: 2016 Hyundai Archery World Cup Final

Posted Thursday June 23rd 2016.   By: World Archery Communication

Eight athletes in each of the four Hyundai Archery World Cup competition divisions - recurve men, recurve women, compound men and compound women - compete for annual circuit crowns at the season finale each year. The top seven athletes in ... read more


Posted Tuesday June 21st 2016.   By: International Olympic Committee

The protection of the clean athletes and the fight against doping is and will remain a top priority for all the stakeholders of the Olympic Movement: the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Federations (IFs) and the National Olympic Committees ... read more

OCA Press Release: OCA Athletes' Committee supports clean athletes at Rio 2016

Posted Friday June 17th 2016.   By: Jian Zhou

Kuwait, June 17, 2016: The Olympic Council of Asia has pledged to support the International Olympic Committee and World Anti-Doping Agency in their efforts to protect clean athletes in the Rio Olympic Games this August. The Chairman of the OCA ... read more


Posted Thursday June 16th 2016.   By: Iaaf Media

Two broad allegations have been made by the BBC. Both are based on flawed assumptions that IAAF President Sebastian Coe strongly refutes. The allegations and responses are below. Allegation 1: That Seb Coe was aware of the detailed allegations of ... read more

Gennady Aleshin: "We have complied with the IAAF Verification Criteria"

Posted Thursday June 16th 2016.   By: Roc Media

The Chairman of the Interim Coordination Committee (ICC) at the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) summarized their work with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) for the period from November 2015 up to the ... read more

Open letter from Athletes to IOC President Thomas Bach

Posted Thursday June 16th 2016.   By: Roc Media

OPEN LETTER June 15 President International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach Dear President Bach The Athletes' Commission of the Russian Olympic Committee is writing to you on behalf of those Russian athletes whose careers have been built on respect for the ... read more

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