Good Net Volleyball Sustainability Project Launched on Copacabana Beach

View from the Bus -- Photodesk

(ATR) Like thousands of other journalists at last month’s Olympics, ATR Publisher Sheila S. Hula spent hours on buses.

View from the 16th Floor -- Photodesk

(ATR) ATR Publisher Sheila S. Hula had a bird’s eye view of the Olympic parade along Copacabana Beach last month.

Fun, Games, Victory, Defeat - and Sportsmanship -- Photodesk

(ATR) It wasn’t all work and no play in Rio for Publisher Sheila S. Hula.

Alistair Brownlee Makes History with Rio Olympic Triathlon Gold

Alistair Brownlee has become first triathlete to successfully defend his Olympic title, leading him to Gold in the Olympic triathlon. 

Women's Olympic Triathlon Preview

The women's Olympic triathlon will see the fastest women in the world battle for Olympic gold on Copacabana Beach.

Carnival Atmosphere for Beach Volleyball

(ATR) Brazil’s beach volleyball teams have a not-so-secret weapon at the Rio Games – the crowd.

John Kerry Leads Dignitaries Enjoying Volleyball in Rio

United States Secretary of State John Kerry was one of many special guests to take in the wonderful atmosphere at the volleyball venues - Copacabana Beach and Maracanazinho - at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Saturday, with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi also taking time out of his schedule to catch the action and Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone dropping by the Volleyball House on Saturday.

PyeongChang 2018 House in Rio Copacabana Beach Unveiled

POCOG will operate its 'PyeongChang 2018 House in Rio' on the Copacabana Beach, one of the most attractive tourist spots in Brazil, during the 2016 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.

IOC Remains Confident in Rio Security Despite Gruesome Discovery

(ATR) The IOC assures the Rio 2016 Olympics will be safe despite a gruesome discovery of body parts on Copacabana Beach.

McDonald's Moves Headquarters - Sponsor Spotlight

(ATR) Also: FIBA sells sponsorship and licensing rights for next four World Cups; NBC to broadcast from Copacabana Beach.

NBC Olympics` daytime and late night Rio coverage to originate from Copacabana Beach

NBC Olympics today unveiled the set design for NBC’s daytime and late night studio, which will be located on Rio de Janeiro’s iconic Copacabana Beach.

Rio 2016 Late Night Beach Volleyball Set to Attract Fans

(ATR) Beach volleyball player says nighttime games will boost spectator numbers... Test event underway. Aaron Bauer reports from Rio

Rio 2016 Marathon Swimming Test Event -- Photodesk

(ATR) 50 swimmers took part in the test event for the marathon swim on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro Aug 22.

Choppy Waters Prove Challenging for Marathon Swim Test in Rio -- On the Scene

(ATR) Swimmers tell ATR, the rough waters of Copacabana Beach provided insight into possible conditions next year.

Carl Hester: Equestrian Venue Location Will Affect Rio Olympic Experience -- ATRadio

(ATR) Olympian says he is excited for competition at Rio 2016, but less-enthused about the equestrian venue locale.

Modern Pentathlon Embraces Change on Road to Future Olympics -- ATRadio

(ATR) UIPM president says his fed is focused on Rio, and adding a mixed relay event to its Tokyo 2020 program.

Rio Dominates Talk in International Sports World -- ATRadio

(ATR) In this Sunday edition of ATRadio, ATR features interviews with sports experts and Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes.

Rio Mayor: Test Events Ignite Olympic Fever -- ATRadio

(ATR) Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes speaks with ATR about tough issues facing the city on the road to the 2016 Olympics.

CoComm Inspectors Carry On March to Rio 2016 -- ATRadio

(ATR) The IOC Coordination Commission for Rio 2016 is nearing the home stretch to next year's Summer Olympics.

United States Leads Rio 2016 Virtual Medals Table -- ATRadio

(ATR) The U.S. leads the Rio 2016 Virtual Medals Table from Infostrada Sports with 99 medals.

IOC President Meets Brazilian Athletes -- ATR TV

(ATR) After meeting with local athletes, Thomas Bach is confident that Rio will stage a great Games in 2016.

Work Remains on Rio Olympic Park with Year to Go -- ATRadio

(ATR) Rio 2016 and NOCs across the globe are marking the official one-year countdown to the 2016 Olympics.

Rio 2016 Triathlon Test Event -- Photodesk

(ATR) Rio 2016 and ITU welcomed elite triathletes and para-triathletes to Rio de Janeiro for a test event.

Javier Gomez (ESP) & Gwen Jorgensen (USA) punch tickets to 2016 Rio Olympics at Triathlon Test Event

Olympics silver medallist Javier Gomez punched his ticket to a third Olympics, while Gwen Jorgensen will toe the line at her second Olympics, as both athletes won the 2015 Triathlon Test Event on iconic Copacabana Beach on Sunday.

Jorgensen, True Qualify for Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games

2012 Olympians Gwen Jorgensen and Sarah True punched their tickets for the 2016 Olympic Games on Sunday at the 2015 ITU World Olympic Qualification Event, held at Copacabana Beach.

Swimmers Not Worried About Dirty Water in Rio -- On the Scene

(ATR) Also: Germany became FINA’s 5 km team open water swim world champions on Thursday at Kazan 2015.

Rugby Sets Up Home on Rio's iconic Copacabana Beach

World Rugby and the Brazilian Rugby Confederation (CBRu) have today inaugurated Brazil’s first ever semi-permanent beach rugby pitch on the iconic Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro.

Rio to host International Paralympic Day on 7 September 2015

Rio de Janeiro's iconic Copacabana beach will host International Paralympic Day on 7 September 2015 as part of a series of events to celebrate one year to go until the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games and to launch the start of ticket sales.

OpEd -- Rio de Janeiro Enters New Dimension

(ATR) The Rio de Janeiro Olympics enters 3-D world... fireworks over Copoacabana... a new president for Brazil... ATR Editor Ed Hula observes from the 2016 host city on New Year's day...