FEI appoints new Communications Director

Bach Praises Road Cycling Championships -- Federation Focus

Also: IFSC adds communications partner; firsts for Badminton World Federation and World Taekwondo



Golden 25: #25 -- Olympic Media Chiefs

(ATR) They are behind-the-scenes shapers of the image of the Olympics and the IOC... 

Calgary Becoming Olympic Battleground -- Top Story Replay

(ATR) Grassroots efforts have taken root in Calgary, a city divided as it navigates the intricacies of an Olympic bid.

Calgary Becoming Olympic Battleground

(ATR) Grassroots efforts have taken root in Calgary, a city divided as it navigates the intricacies of an Olympic bid.

Burson Marsteller Sport Promises Strengthened Global Consulting

(ATR) Burson Marsteller Sport seeks to further develop Lausanne as the "Silicon Valley of Sport"

Camiel Eurlings Resigns IOC Post

(ATR) An allegation of assault against the Dutch IOC member in 2016 causes his resignation two years later.

Well Wishes for Veteran Team USA Executive

(ATR) Team USA will be without its chief spokesperson at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics.

Become the Light -- ATRadio

(ATR) The new IOC branding campaign aims to turn on the light for refugees.

ATR First: AIBA Executive Director Resigns

(ATR) William Louis-Marie says the governance issues the boxing federation faces make it impossible to do his job.

RIOU welcomes fifth MSA cohort from 16 countries

ATR First: American Comms Director For IOC

(ATR) Rebecca Lowell Edwards brings some firsts to IOC headquarters.

INADO Criticizes IOC Doping Double Standard

(ATR) National Anti-Doping Organizations say the IOC "can no longer be entrusted to both promote and police itself".

First-Ever Social Media Ranking of International Sports Organizations

Burson-Marsteller and TSE Consulting have together published the first-ever "Social Media and Olympic Sport Ranking."

Media Onslaught Begins for PyeongChang Olympics

(ATR) The head of the 2018 Games promises “to work day and night” over the next 14 months.

PyeongChang Expands Communications Outreach

(ATR) A veteran communications firm is joining PyeongChang 2018 to grow the Games' international presence.

Paris 2024 Adds Experienced Communications Chief -- 2024 Roundup

(ATR) Also: Los Angeles releases new promotional video; Budapest demonstrates vision for archery center.

IOC Hires Media Relations Manager

(ATR) Michael Noyelle joins the IOC from the International Canoe Federation.

Security Chief Coming for IOC

(ATR) The IOC gets ready to name its first security manager, still looking for communications chief...

Budapest 2024 Recruits International PR Consultant

(ATR) The Hungarian Olympic bid secured the services of a  U.K.-based marketing and communications company to aid its 2024 ambitions.

Paris 2024 appoints VERO Communications as international communications agency for Olympic and Paralympic bid

VERO will work closely with the bid leadership on a wide range of services.

IOC Communications Commission Chair Sets Bar High

(ATR) Camiel Eurlings tells ATR the Olympic body can't miss capitalizing on social media to reach youth.

German NOC Comms Chief Joins IOC

(ATR) Christian Klaue of the DOSB is moving to the IOC to strengthen its communications department.

Statement on Baku 2015 Director of Communications

Baku 2015 European Games today announced that William Louis-Marie, Director of Communications, has resigned with immediate effect for personal reasons.

Tokyo Marathon Helps 2020 Olympic Preps -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) A Tokyo 2020 official says he and other organizers are participating in the Tokyo Marathon on Feb. 22.

Baku 2015 appoints Deputy Director of Communications

Baku 2015 European Games has today appointed Colin Gibson as Deputy Director of Communications with immediate effect.

Lillehammer 2016 Celebrates One Year to YOG -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) Lillehammer 2016 tells Around the Rings that public support will be "vital" over the next 364 days.