No Changes in Core Olympic Sports for Paris 2024

(ATR) Rugby and golf will remain Olympic sports through 2024 while weightlifting walks the tightrope.

ATR First: LA 2028 Evaluation Commission Finalizing Report

(ATR) Commission chairman Patrick Baumann tells ATR the report is progressing well and will be published Monday.

IOC Confirms Venues for New Tokyo Olympic Sports

(ATR) The five new sports for Tokyo 2020 take their next steps following IOC approval of venues.

FEI Wants More Member Countries in Olympics

(ATR) The equestrian federation approves a number of format changes to its Olympic disciplines.

L.A. City Council Backs Olympic Bid

(ATR) The L.A. City Council “sends a message to the world” with a unanimous vote in favor of a 2024 Olympic bid.

L.A. City Council Delays Olympic Vote

(ATR) The Los Angeles City Council vote on the L.A. 2024 bid will likely happen on Tuesday, September 1.

IPC announces new Standing Committee appointments

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced the appointments of members to four Standing Committees following their approval by the IPC Governing Board at its meeting in Abu Dhabi, UAE, between 30 January and 1 February. 

El Pomar Trustees Show Confidence in U.S. Olympic Museum

This week, El Pomar Foundation Trustees announced approval of a $10 million dollar grant to the United States Olympic Museum.

Lausanne Government Approves Winter YOG Bid

(ATR) With government help, the Lausanne bid to host the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games will proceed.