New Leadership at the Helms of Sailing, Hockey Feds

(ATR) An upset at World Sailing and a National Federation leader gains control of the International Hockey Federation.

Brazilian Sailors Not Distracted By Guanabara Bay Challenges

(ATR) The 2016 Olympic Brazilian sailing team talks water quality, Games preparations, and excitement to compete in Rio to ATR. Aaron Bauer reports.

Rio Opens New Public Marina

(ATR) Renovations at the Marina da Gloria are complete, leaving Rio organizers just over three months to get it Olympic ready.

World Sailing: "Written Guarantees" Venues will be finished

(ATR) World Sailing maintains that the Olympic sailing regatta will be a pristine event with new, completed venues.

UCI Agrees to Road Cycling Reforms -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also; three FIG championships awarded; IWWF names new director general; sailing fed rebrands.

First six sailors selected for 2016 Australian Olympic Team

First sailors selected include three defending champions

Sailing Federation Chief Resigns Amid Rio 2016 Troubles

(ATR) ISAF denies CEO Peter Sowrey’s resignation is linked to ongoing pollution crisis in Rio 2016 Olympic waters.

Rio Domestic Airport to Close During Games

(ATR) Broadcasters will not have to worry about airplanes flying over the Rio Olympic sailing tournament.

Abu Dhabi uses world stage to inspire young UAE sailors

Moves to draw a new generation of young Emiratis into sailing and steer the UAE's brightest young talent towards the top level are being boosted by the 2015 ISAF Sailing World Cup Final in Abu Dhabi this week.

Rio BMX Course Ready for Competition

(ATR) Also: Great Britain names first eight athletes to Olympic team. 

Five time ISAF World Champion looking ahead to 2016

With the World Match Racing Tour heading towards a two hulled future, so five time ISAF World Champion Ian Williams and his GAC Pindar team are the latest recruits to the M32 class.

Buzios Gives Rio 2016 Alternative to Guanabara Bay -- On the Scene

(ATR) Local leaders from the town of Armação dos Búzios believe they are best fit to host the Olympic sailing regatta.

L.A., Rio Face Critical Period -- ATRadio

(ATR) City leaders in both Los Angeles and Rio are tackling obstacles on the road to hosting an Olympic Games.

Rio 2016 Preps for Paralympic Milestone -- ATRadio

(ATR) The next Olympic host is set to mark one year until the 2016 Paralympic Games.

Sailing Open to Leaving Polluted Bay for Olympic Races -- On the Scene

(ATR) Alastair Fox says that fair racing will be protected at Rio 2016, no matter the condition of the bay.

Sailing Fed Using Rio Test Event to Implement Sanitation Practices

(ATR) ISAF has sent Nibojsa Nikolic to Rio de Janeiro to help combat illness at the competition venue.

Lack of Rain Clears Up Bay for Racing in Rio -- On the Scene

(ATR) Organizers in Rio de Janeiro are blessed with a clear Guanabara Bay due to lack of rains, sailors tell ATR.

Athletes Adapt to Rio 2016 Sailing Venue -- On the Scene

(ATR) Olympic sailors say they are prepared to race in Guanabara Bay, despite water quality worries.

Sailing Brings Large Team to Rio Test Event -- On the Scene

(ATR) ISAF brought medical, risk management, and equipment officials to Rio de Janeiro for the test event.

Williams Dominates Quarter Finals And Prepares To Defend Title

There was no stopping current, and five-time ISAF Match Racing World Champion Ian Williams (GBR), GAC Pindar today at the Energa Sopot Match Race as he swiftly dispatched his Quarter Final opponent Joachim Aschenbrenner (DEN) in three straight wins.

Williams looking to fend off the marauding pack in Poland

Reigning ISAF World Champion Ian Williams starts as favourite for the Energa Sopot Match Race, the fourth World Championship Event and Polish leg of the World Match Racing Tour (WMRT) which starts on Wednesday this week.

World Match Racing Tour Announces Record US$1 Million Prize Bonus

World Match Racing Tour announces biggest ever prize purse in Sailing, World Championship to finish in Marstrand, SWE in 2016, M32 multihulls to be used at World Championship Final

Qualifying Clean Sweep For Williams

Defending ISAF Match Racing World Champion Ian Williams (GBR) GAC Pindar has led his team through a faultless round at Stena Match Cup Sweden winning all 13 of his Qualifying races as the event rolls into the start of the Quarter Finals tomorrow.

New Sailing CEO Takes Helm

(ATR) Peter Sowrey joins ISAF from the business world.

ISAF To Campaign For Disabled Sailing's Inclusion In Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) is to campaign for Disabled Sailing's inclusion in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and has appointed VERO Communications to advise and support its campaign.

Sailing Considering "Demands" for Rio 2016

(ATR) The International Sailing Federation opened the door for sailing to be moved outside of Guanabara Bay.

Rio Misses Environmental Goals for Water Venues

(ATR) Rio de Janeiro 2016 water venues will not be as clean as promised in its bid book.

Swiss Sailors Fall Ill After Rio Training

(ATR) Sailing in Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay could have caused sailors to contract fever and diarrhea.

SportAccord Hosts IF Forum in Lausanne -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Association of National Olympic Committees hosts General Assembly Nov. 6-8 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Hockey Officials Meet In Marrakesh -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Qualification for 2016 Olympic boxing and 2016 Paralympic equestrian begins in November.

U.S. Looks Forward to Sailing at Rio Olympics -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) Josh Adams, managing director of the U.S. sailing team, says athletes are safe to sail in Rio`s Guanabara Bay.

2014 Asian Games Begin This Week -- Monday Memo

(ATR) The World Summit on Ethics in Sports is taking place Friday, Sept. 19, at FIFA headquarters in Zurich.

Government Begins Cleanup in Rio Marina

(ATR) Rio 2016 and the Rio de Janeiro government revealed a new project aimed at treating sewage in Rio`s marina.

First Test Event Closes in Rio De Janeiro-On the Scene

(ATR) Sailors and organizers learn lessons in the waters of Guanabara Bay. On the scene reporting from ATR.

Olympic Sailing Boat Damaged at Rio 2016 Test Event

(ATR) "We saw a dead dog," says Austrian sailing team.

Sailing Feds Say Rio Pollution Not Impacting Training

(ATR) Two national sailing federations tell ATR that concerns about the water in Guanabara Bay have not impacted training.

No Rio Water Tests Until After Sailing Test Event

(ATR) ISAF will wait until test events are complete to determine if water quality tests are needed in Rio's Guanabara Bay.

Denmark, Doha awarded Sailing, Gymnastics World Championships

(ATR) Also: International Gymnastics Federation adopts new calendar for 2017-2020.

Monday Memo -- Women's Field Hockey; 2022 Bid City Seminar

(ATR) The women's field hockey World League Final begins on Saturday...The IOC is set to host a seminar for the six 2022 Olympic bid cities December 4 through December 6.

Federations Roundup -- Sports City Index; Burundi FA Elections

(ATR) TSE updates its survey ... Upheaval in Burundi football ... Saling in Rio.