Olympic flame passed to Beijing 2022 at historic ceremony in Athens; flame will arrive in host city on 20 October

Greece’s “Triple Crown” of October gatherings to unite Olympic family in the ancient home of the Olympic Games

One-hundredth Anniversary IOC Executive Board meeting, Ancient Olympia Flame Lighting Ceremony and ANOC General Assembly grace Greece’s sacred grounds later this month.

New EOC President Eyes Challenging Future

(ATR) Hellenic Olympic Committee president Spyros Capralos elected at the European Olympic Committees general assembly.

In the Moment: 1896 Re-enactment

Around the Rings revisits the re-enactment of the track and field events of the 1896 Olympics in Athens on April 6, 1996.

IOC President Evangelist for Olympics, Tokyo 2020

(ATR) Thomas Bach preaches the gospel of the Games in the Olympic holy land of Greece.

Thomas Bach Wins Acclaim, Reelection

(ATR) The IOC president scores a near unanimous vote to serve a final term ... more

Top Story Replay: Rape Allegations Stun Greek Sport

(ATR) Criminal charges, culture changes could result from accusation leveled by Olympic sailing gold medalist.

Rape Allegations Stun Greek Sport

(ATR) Criminal charges, culture changes could result from accusation leveled by Olympic sailing gold medalist.

Road to Recovery: IOC Seeks Normalcy

(ATR) A return to normal in 2021 for the IOC and the Olympics. Not an easy thing to do, says ATR Editor Ed Hula.

Bach On Track for Second Term

(ATR) The IOC President is expected to be unopposed for a final four year term.

1996 All Over Again

(ATR) Every day celebrates the Centennial Olympics at the Atlanta History Center... 

#ICYMI: USA Swimming Facing Lawsuits; Don Porter Remembered; Collectibles & Corona

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Don Porter, 90, Brought Softball to Olympics

(ATR) Don Porter was a tireless campaigner for women’s softball in the Olympics.

Olympic Flame Disappears -- For Now

(ATR) - Organizers tell Around the Rings the Tokyo Olympic flame could reappear soon ... 

Olympic Flame Flies to Japan

(ATR) The flame for the Tokyo Olympics is handed to Japan in a quiet ceremony in Athens, spectators not welcome.

UPDATE: No Spectators For Torch Lighting

(ATR) The flame for the Tokyo Olympics will be lit this week in Ancient Olympia before only 100 guests from IOC and Tokyo 2020.

ICYMI: 'Miracle on Ice'; Tokyo 2020 Torch Arrival Plans

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Welcoming the Olympic Flame to Japan

Also: Tokyo 2020 mascots are off to Europe next week to promote Tokyo 2020’s “Make the Beat!” Cheering project.

Olympic Flame Lighting First

(ATR) For the first time, a woman will be the first torchbearer at the Olympic flame lighting in Ancient Olympia.

Next Destination for Youth Olympic Flame: Lausanne

For the first time in 70 years, an Olympic torch relay will crisscross Switzerland.

Athens Olympics Chief Plans New Celebration

(ATR) Gianna Angelopoulos tapped to lead the Greek bicentennial.

IOC Session Returns to Athens in 2021

(ATR) The choice by members is part of a new targeted procedure by the IOC to select host cities for its annual meetings.

Olympic Academy Opens in Athens

(ATR) IOC president Bach also presented with a peace prize in Greece.

Athens Pick for 2021 IOC Session, Lausanne Home for Olympism in Action

(ATR) A vote on the IOC president will be cast at the 2021 Session....A plan to continue the Olympism in Action forum.

European Baseball-Softball leaders unite in Athens to boost development, Olympic status

Tokyo Enters Final Stretch in Olympic Preparations

(ATR) - Venue construction is underway, the torch relay has a route, and volunteers are being recruited. 

JOMA presents uniforms for Buenos Aires 2018

Olympic Family Helps Fire Recovery in Greece

(ATR) The IOC and other Olympic organizations send cash to Greek sport.

Muhammad Ali Olympic Relic on Auction

(ATR) Rarities from the Olympics since 1896 are open for bidding from dealer Ulf Strom.

Seoul Next Stop for Olympic Flame

(ATR) The flame for the 2018 Winter Olympics is now in the hands of South Korea.