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Olympics: LA 2024 receives boost as LA Tourism shares updated tourism data and visitor forecast

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications(SFC) The Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board (LA Tourism) shared updated tourism data and visitation forecast at their fourth annual Market Outlook Forum with local business leaders and hospitality partners. The new record-setting more
Aug 27

NEIL WILSON: The Olympics owes the Paralympics a debt

THE NEIL WILSON COLUMN / An exclusive, authoritative series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) While Rio 2016 will at all times adopt fiscally responsible and conservative policies, the delivery of the Paralympic Games...will be the lead consideration in relation to all more
Aug 24

Olympics: Paris 2024 and Team France celebrate Rio 2016 record-breaking success

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) Large crowds in Paris gathered to welcome home Team France athletes after a successful showing at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Team France was greeted by media and fans as they arrived at more
Aug 24

Olympics: Rio 2016 gives LA 2024 inspiration

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) After the successful conclusion of the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games, the LA 2024 Candidature Committee has strengthened their commitment to learning from the best happenings of an Olympic celebration. They want more
Aug 24
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The CAS dismiss appeal by the Russian Paralympic Committee

Posted Tuesday August 23rd 2016.   By: Craig Spence

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Tuesday (23 August) dismissed an appeal by the Russian Paralympic Committee against its suspension by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). The IPC suspended the Russian Paralympic Committee on 7 August due to ... read more

SPORTEL announces the 1st edition of the "SPORTEL Law Conference"

Posted Friday August 19th 2016.   By: Virginie Zeghdar

Wednesday 26 October will be dedicated to legal matters of our industry: "New Digital and Regulatory environment: Sports rights business models under threat?". As following the topics: Session 1: "The EU Digital Single Market: the impact on Portability of online ... read more


Posted Friday August 19th 2016.   By: Virginie Zeghdar

Today SPORTEL released the list of currently confirmed companies. Over 1,000 participants representing the Sports Marketing & Media Elite have already registered for SPORTELMonaco 2016 Download shortlist ... read more

Canadian Snowsports Association (CSA) Supports Clean Athletes and Fair Competitions

Posted Thursday August 18th 2016.   By: Dave Pym

The Canadian Snowsports Association (CSA) has been closely following the actions of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA); International Olympic Committee (IOC); International Ski Federation (FIS); and in particular the reports of Dick Pound and Professor Richard McLaren as these relate ... read more

Ku completes 1st gold sweep in Olympic history

Posted Friday August 12th 2016.   By: World Archery Communication

Korea's Ku Bonchan survived a pair of shoot-offs in the quarter- and semifinals, then beat France's Jean-Charles Valladont to Olympic gold in five sets, the last arrows of the Rio 2016 Olympic archery competition. "I'm so happy tonight is beautiful," ... read more

Korean team captain Chang lifts Olympic crown

Posted Friday August 12th 2016.   By: World Archery Communication

World number six Chang Hye Jin became the eighth Korean athlete since 1984 to claim Olympic gold in the women's individual competition at the Games, after a four-set final against Germany's Lisa Unruh in the Sambodromo's Rio 2016 archery arena. ... read more

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