Golden 25: #10 -- IOC VP Watches Beijing Preps

(ATR) The 2022 Winter Olympics get vice presidential attention from the IOC.

Three Cities Nominated for 2026 Candidature

(ATR) Calgary, Milan/Cortina, and Stockholm were recommended to be the three candidature cities for 2026.

Beijing CoComm Promotes 'Intelligent Games' -- Top Story Replay

(ATR) Beijing 2022 organizers do not need lessons says the IOC, which also promises not to get involved in human rights issues outside the Games.

Beijing CoComm Promotes "Intelligent Games"

(ATR) Beijing 2022 organizers do not need lessons says the IOC, which also promises not to get involved in human rights issues outside the Games.

No Olympics Deal Made in U.S.-French Summit

(ATR) Also: IOC VP admits LA/Paris agreement would smooth joint decision process; Lausanne 2024 setup detailed.

UIPM new Executive Board meeting: Samaranch Jr elected 1st Vice-President

Hopes Remain for French Olympic Bid

(ATR) Also: IOC Executive Board member says 2032 could be earliest possible date for African Olympics.

Samaranch Dismisses Sochi Critics, Praises Speedskating

(ATR) The Spanish IOC member says Sochi is dealing well with the challenges associated with staging a Winter Olympics.

Samaranch Says No Risk for Madrid 2020 Olympic Bid

(ATR) Spanish IOC member Juan Antonio Samaranch declares there is "no financial risk" to bring the Olympics to Madrid even with the economic troubles facing Spain. ATR's Ed Hula reports from the Spanish capital.

Samaranch Jr. Promises Austerity Bid as Fears Grow for Madrid 2020

(ATR) IOC member Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr. tells Around the Rings that Madrid 2020 can weather Spain's deepening financial crisis with a "very low cost, extremely efficient" Olympic bid.

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 …

Rome's Dropout "Good News" for Madrid; 1972 Terror Survivors Return to Munich

(ATR) Spanish IOC member says Rome 2020 would have been "a very dangerous rival" ... Row continues between IOC, Indian NOC ... Munich 1972 survivors express goodwill about Games ... Sustainability commission critiques LOCOG ...

On the Scene: Madrid Impresses with Late Show to IOC

(ATR) Despite appearing last in the 2016 bid city briefings Wednesday, the Madrid 2016 bid captivated the IOC members gathered in Lausanne, says Spanish IOC member Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr.

2016 Olympic Bids Face Test on Swiss Lakeside

(ATR) The four cities in the race for the 2016 Olympics are gathering their bid teams in Lausanne for a test of their plans that could make or break campaigns. More on what Chicago, Madrid, Rio de Janeiro and Tokyo are planning, inside...