FIS allocates money to member associations to “mitigate the financial pressures” of the pandemic - Federation Focus

Also: World Rugby unveils new women’s competition; UIPM president running unopposed for eighth term in November elections; U.S. Ski & Snowboard appoints new president & CEO

WADA welcomes significant additional investment from the Government of Canada

Auction in Mexico for Olympic Athletes

(ATR) The head of the Mexico NOC recognizes the country's president for the proposal in statements to Around The Rings.

OpEd: WADA Founding President Says U.S. Bullying Not Helpful

(ATR) The U.S. funding threat to WADA: Richard Pound says it's a case of "gotcha".

NOC Leaders Welcome ANOC Financial Support

(ATR) The ANOC funds will be available to NOCs on a case-by-case basis and will be coordinated by Olympic Solidarity.

Federation Focus: India, AIBA at Odds Over World Champs

Also: Dance Sport federation makes drastic cutbacks amid pandemic; World Athletics launches fund to help athletes

World Athletics creates fund to support athletes during the pandemic


Substantial funding for Para sports in Canada

British Bobsleigh's road to Beijing in need of private backers

AOC Welcomes Pathway Funding but Laments Lack of Direct Support for Olympic Sports

Increased Canadian Federal Funding Celebrated by Own the Podium

Basketball Awarded Further UK Sport Funding After Initial Setback

AOC Calls for Urgent Funding Review in Wake of Funding Cuts

Denver Mulls Privately Funded 2030 Olympics

(ATR) The Colorado capital reignites its desire to host the Olympics decades after turning them down.

HOC Leader Calls for Greek Firms to Support Tokyo Olympians

(ATR) Spyros Capralos also wants to offer educational incentives to Greek athletes.

Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) welcomes restoration of State funding

Olympic Channel Aims for Self-Sufficiency in 2021

(ATR) Mark Parkman says the Olympic Channel's programming and broadcast rights should be self-sustainable in four years.

IOC Ready to Work With Kenya NOC

(ATR) The IOC tells ATR it is ready to "normalize the situation" with the Kenyan Olympic Committee.

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.

USA Luge Kicks Off Crowdsourcing Campaign for Olympic season

Did you know that the United States is the only country in the world that doesn't provide direct funding to its Olympic teams and athletes?

ATR First: Sports Ministry Must Find Olympic Park Operator By 2019

(ATR) Minister Picciani says Brazil Social Development Bank will help solicit private operator before funding lapses.

Deadline Set for Tonga 2019

(ATR) The Pacific Games Council says Tonga has until June 30 to resolve the 2019 Pacific Games situation.

USC-Funded LA Memorial Coliseum Modernization Plan Wins Key Approval

The USC has secured approval from the Coliseum Commission to proceed with its $270 million privately funded upgrade of the LA Memorial Coliseum. 

World Rugby Seeks Applications for Research Funding

World Rugby is calling for submissions for potential funded research projects for 2018.

Swiss Olympic Executive Council Advances Sion Bid

(ATR) Now only a vote from the Swiss Olympic general assembly remains to fast track Sion 2026.


Regional Swiss 2026 Bid Closer to Funding Goal

(ATR) The western Switzerland bid to host 2026 Olympics needs the support of two more cantons to guarantee funding.

Rio Athletes Receive Over a Million Dollars in AOC Funding

Australian athletes who won medals at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games will receive over a million dollars in funding. 

Paris 2024 Strengthens Bid by Adding SUEZ as 13th Official Partner

The Paris 2024 bid has been further strengthened with the addition of SUEZ as the bid’s 13th Official Partner.