September 11 attacks cast fears for Salt Lake City Olympics: Recalling the horror, Olympic security worries

Salt Lake City organizers added 22 security “enhancements”, many of which are now permanent items in the playbook for the Games.

Copenhagen to Host Smart Cities & Sport Summit - Conferences & Conventions

Also: InvestAccord launches for Ekaterinburg; IPC president to speak at SportsPro APAC; Host City Americas is next week

New Addition for SportAccord - Conferences & Conventions

(ATR) SportAccord adds a new conference stream to its portfolio for the 2021 edition in Ekaterinburg this November.

VISTA 2021 Goes Virtual - Conferences & Conventions

Also: Virtual launch celebration for SportAccord 2021; global sport summit Down Under 

Melbourne Hosting Global Sport Summit - Conferences & Conventions

Also: Smart Cities & Sport online session; two more IOC members sign on for Host City Americas; IF Forum next week

WHO Director-General to Speak at IF Forum - Conferences & Conventions

Also: HealthAccord to focus on athletes' wellbeing; USA Cycling to host Inclusion Conference

IOC VP to be Keynote Speaker at Host City Americas - Conferences & Conventions

Also: iSportConnect Digital & Data eMasterclass, virtual IF Forum both scheduled for later this month

Thomas Bach Wins Acclaim, Reelection

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

IOC Must Recognize Jim Thorpe Says Anita DeFrantz

(ATR) The IOC should update its records to honor the 1912 Olympic champion says the IOC vice president.

Wilson's World: IOC VP Anita DeFrantz Discusses Tokyo 2020, Rule 50 and Moscow Boycott

The long-time IOC member from the USA speaks with Stephen Wilson ahead of a series of IOC virtual meetings this week.

#ICYMI: Weightlifting Fed in Flux; World Sailing; Moscow 1980 Boycott

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

ATRadio: Moscow Olympic Boycott, 40 Years Ago

(ATR) IOC member Anita DeFrantz and former USOC media chief Mike Moran remember 1980 with ATR Editor Ed Hula.

Golden 25: #1 -- New Direction for USOC

(ATR) As the USOC goes, so goes the Olympics. The coming year brings major challenges.

Olympic Summit Could Bring Esport Statement

(ATR) Leaders of the Olympic Movement meet in Lausanne Saturday for an annual brainstorming session..

Los Angeles Awarded 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Summer Games to return to the United States for first time in 32 years.

ATR First: Bach Heads to White House

(ATR) The IOC president tells Around the Rings he’s looking forward to meeting President Trump.

Olympic Intrigue Arrives in Aarhus

(ATR) The race for the 2024 Olympics takes a crucial step in Denmark. ATR’s Ed Hula reports from SportAccord 2017.

The Hula Report - Long Lines, No Hamburgers on Day 1

(ATR) Apologies already from Rio 2016, media dining disaster, thievery.  ATR Editor Ed Hula has more from Rio...

The Hula Report: IOC Members Barred from Hotel

(ATR) The IOC hotel passes security muster. Whew! ATR Editor Ed Hula was there.

On the Scene: Celebrating Muhammad Ali Olympic Legacy

(ATR) The IOC president calls the lighting of the caldron at the ’96 Olympics Muhammad Ali’s greatest Olympic moment.

Budapest 2024 Olympic Referendum Challenged

(ATR) In other news from 2024 bids: Los Angeles touts women leaders,  Paris chooses logo designer.

Olympic Leaders Remember Day Atlanta Won 1996 Games -- ATRadio

(ATR) Former and current Olympic leaders from across the globe share memories from Sept. 18, 1990.

DeFrantz Leaving LA84 Foundation

(ATR) Senior U.S. IOC member Anita DeFrantz embarks on a new chapter in her career. 

IOC President Tops Golden 25 for 2015 -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) Thomas Bach's challenge ahead for 2015--applying Olympic Agenda 2020 framework, ATR's Ed Hula says.

USOC, DeFrantz Aim for EB

(ATR) Anita DeFrantz runs for the IOC Executive Board with full support from the United States Olympic Committee, which is keen to again have a U.S. voice on the influential body.

US IOC Member Runs for Executive Board

(ATR) Senior U.S. IOC member Anita DeFrantz will run for a seat on the Executive Board later this year…Around the Rings Editor Ed Hula has more.

U.S. IOC Member Declares for Executive Board

(ATR) Senior U.S. IOC member Anita DeFrantz tells Around the Rings she is eager to return to the Executive Board … ATR Editor Ed Hula spoke with her shortly after she declared her candidacy to IOC colleagues …