ATR Extra: European Teqball Tour opener sees Hungary and Serbia dominate

The ambition of the new competition structure is to bring increased prize money and greater global interest to the sport’s elite level events.

Italian “Olympic” chefs savor gold medal experience of serving Italy’s Olympic champions in Tokyo

Fabio Pompanin and Graziano Prest promise an unrivalled culinary experience for Olympic visitors coming to Milano-Cortina 2026.

Afghan women cyclists brought to safety in Europe

Italians celebrate after winning 4x100m relay: “For sure is a big, big, big party for all Italy”

The winning team speaks with Around the Rings in a very relaxed conversation full of jokes and laughs.

Logo launched for EYOF Friuli Venezia Giulia 2023

IMSF Anticipates Ski Mountaineering’s 2026 Olympic Debut

(ATR) International Ski Mountaineering Federation officials believe Olympic inclusion will take the sport to new heights.

Logo launched for EYOF Friuli Venezia Giulia 2023

Successful COVID-19 Protocols At VNL Bubble 2021

The Hula Report: Winter Olympics Stick to the Ice

(ATR) Founder Ed Hula says ski mountaineering could be last sport to join Winter Games for many years ... 

2 Minute Newscast: Greenlight for Tokyo

(ATR) Also a word from ATR's Brian Pinelli from Italy, about the upcoming FIS Alpine World Ski Championships.

Italy Agrees to IOC Demands

(ATR) Italy’s outgoing government at the 11th hour guarantees autonomy of Italian Olympic Committee, avoiding sanctions.

Cortina 2021 Unveils Armani Brand EA7 as Main Sponsor

(ATR) Cortina CEO concerned about the economics of staging a major two-week international sporting event without any fans.

Italian NOC Boss Not Taking Potential IOC Sanctions Lightly

ATR) Giovanni Malago fears that Italian athletes could be competing at Tokyo 2020 without the Italian flag and anthem.

#ICYMI: Milano Cortina 2026; AIBA Presidential Candidate

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


IOC, Milano Cortina 2026 Begin Journey

(ATR) The IOC CoComm and Milano Cortina 2026 meet for the first time, two days after Bach warning on pending Italian sports law.

#ICYMI: LA28 Logo; Road Cycling Worlds Moved; New Athletes Commission

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

Italy New Host of Road Cycling World Championships

(ATR) Imola steps in on short notice after the event was cancelled due to Swiss coronavirus restrictions.

Cortina World Alpine Ski Championships Staying Put

(ATR) A request to delay the 2021 World Alpine Ski Championships by a year is rejected by FIS Council.  

Italy Adds Partners for Tokyo 2020 - Sponsor Spotlight

Also: India Olympic Association may drop Chinese sponsors; USA Triathlon teaming up with non-alcoholic beer company

Italy to Open Baseball, Softball Seasons on 14 June

#ICYMI: Italian, Australian Olympic Leaders on Coronavirus

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

CONI Leader Commends Italian Athletes

(ATR) Giovanni Malago adopts the slogan “we sail on sight” in dealing with the uncharted waters of the COVID-19 pandemic.

ITU moves the 2020 Paratriathlon World Championships to Montreal

Milan 2026, Italian Sport Adjust to Virus

(ATR) Preps for the 2026 Winter Olympics proceed slowly while CONI shutters sport in Italy.

Coronavirus Update: Behind Closed Doors

(ATR) Spanish government closes all sports competitions to spectators to limit spread of coronavirus.

Coronavirus Update: BMX, Cricket Events Postponed

Also: Sport Climbing federation is moving its 2020 Plenary Assembly from March to November.

Uncertainty Remains for FIS World Cup Finals

(ATR) Fears over the coronavirus are leading organizers to host the races in Cortina d’Ampezzo without spectators.

Coronavirus Deals Blow to Boxing Reform

(ATR) European boxing forum cancelled, more to come?

Coronavirus Latest: Tokyo 2020 Qualifying, Test Events

Also: Asian Football Confederation postpones more matches, calls emergency meetings for next week.