ASOIF: 'Unprecedented Preparation' for Tokyo 2020

(ATR) Sebastian Coe, Ugur Erdener and Nenad Lalovic re-elected to ASOIF Council during virtual general assembly.

Tokyo 2020 Updates International Federations

(ATR) IFs are the latest stakeholder to learn of the key changes to operations for postponed Olympics.

Results from ASOIF's Latest Governance Review

(ATR) The report concludes it is "highly encouraged but not fully satisfied" with efforts by IFs to improve governance.

Wake-up Call for Summer Olympic Sports

(ATR) The 33 summer federations are urged to adapt and innovate or risk losing some of their influence in world sport.

Olympic Summer Federations Brace for Key Report

(ATR) New challenges facing the 33 summer Olympic sports will be outlined in a major report to be released soon.

IOC, Paris 2024 and Federations Ramp Up Cooperation

(ATR) IOC officials will meet with summer sports federations to ensure each understands “what the New Norm is”.

ASOIF Plans Governance Compliance for Federations

(ATR) Summer Olympic sports body aims to create compliance certification as part of sweeping governance changes.

Federations Rio 2016 Debrief Paves Way for New IOC Model

(ATR) Leaders of the 28 summer sports will meet Friday with IOC officials to give feedback on the Rio Olympics.

ASOIF, IOC Seek Federations Help for Tokyo 2020

(ATR) The IOC and 28 summer Olympic sports are exploring how the federations can up their game for the Tokyo Olympics.

ASOIF 'More Confident' in Rio Olympics After IOC Help

(ATR) The summer Olympic sports body says its “huge list” of gripes and concerns are being dealt with by the IOC’s top officials in Rio.

Former UCI Official Joins ASOIF

(ATR) Summer Olympic sports body appoints James Carr as its new head of administration and projects.

Summer Federations United in Rio 2016 Effort

(ATR) ASOIF director tells ATR the summer sports are working hard to help Rio 2016 in dash to finish line.

Delays at Rio 2016 Deodoro Park Spark Concerns

(ATR) With six months to go, Around the Rings learns of more delays at Deodoro, the second Olympic hub. Mark Bisson reports.

Tennis Authorities Dismiss Match-fixing Allegations

(ATR) ITF rejects accusations the Tennis Integrity Unit suppressed evidence of match-fixing amid allegations of corruption.

IOC and Federations to Propose Sports Governance Steps

ATR is told that federations will accelerate good governance practices at IF Forum in wake of WADA’s explosive verdict on Russian doping

Summer Feds Examine Revised Role Under IOC Reforms -- On the Scene

(ATR) ASOIF closed a busy week in Sochi with a closed-door discussion on the future of the Summer Games.

Summer Feds Pass on Money Review -- On the Scene

(ATR) ASOIF will not change revenue distribution for member feds after the 2016 Olympics.

ASOIF Suspends SportAccord Partnership -- On the Scene

(ATR) Also: Archery, International Paralympic Committee sever ties with SportAccord ... Nick Devlin reports.

Candidates Announced for ASOIF Council

(ATR) Five fed chiefs will vie for three seats on the council later this month.

Olympic Feds Debate Rio Olympic Revenues

(ATR) ASOIF members will finalize the revenue distribution model for Rio 2016 at the general assembly next month.

Rio 2016 Hosts IOC President, Inspection Team

(ATR) The IOC Coordination Commission looks for progress towards the 2016 Olympics.

ASOIF Urges Rio Olympic Organizers to Maintain Focus

(ATR) The Summer Olympic federations body says venue operational planning is the next important step in Rio.

ASOIF Sounds Warning for Rio 2016 Deodoro Construction

(ATR) The Summer Olympic federations body tells ATR Rio 2016 has “not a moment to lose” for Deodoro progress.

ASOIF Director Needs to See Rio 2016 Progress

(ATR) ASOIF director Andrew Ryan tells Around the Rings that Rio 2016 leaders will need to show strong progress on venue plans to the IOC next week to alleviate mounting concerns among the 28 summer Olympic sports.

ASOIF Readies for New Leadership

(ATR) Director Andrew Ryan tells Around the Rings the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations is in “a totally different position” after more than 12 years with Denis Oswald at the helm.

Federations to Make Recommendations to Rio 2016 Olympic Chiefs

(ATR) Summer Olympic sports federations will hold a London 2012 debrief in Lausanne Wednesday before signing off on a set of recommendations for Rio 2016 Games organizers. ATR's Mark Bisson reports.

NOCs, Federations Ready for London Olympics Critique

(ATR) Gunilla Lindberg tells Around the Rings that the Association of National Olympic Committees is delighted with the staging of the London Olympics, but “there will be room for improvements” for Rio 2016.

Federations Applaud "Unprecedented" Olympic Crowds; Pistorius Advances

(ATR) ASOIF director tells Around the Rings attendance figures are "unprecedented" ... "Blade Runner" advances in 400m ... More inside this London Latest ...

Feds Ready to Resolve Venue Concerns; Coe Says Olympic Security Numbers Sufficient

(ATR) ASOIF director Andrew Ryan tells Around the Rings the 26 sports are so far "very happy" ... LOCOG chair says to expect "safe and secure Games" ... Olympic Flame arrives in London ... Nike shoes yes, Pepsi t-shirt no, says Coe ... More inside this London Latest ...

ASOIF Mulls Oswald Succession

(ATR) The director of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations tells Around the Rings his organization is "wrestling with solutions" to ensure it maintains a presence on the IOC Executive Board when ASOIF president Denis Oswald finishes his term next summer.