Sports Integrity Week Launches -- Conferences & Conventions

Also: 9th Annual Youth Sports Summit is virtual this year; Host City 2020 early bird rates end Sept. 4

ICYMI: Boxing Federation Moves Toward Reforms, Russia Faces Calamitous WADA Penalties

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

OpEd: 100th Anniversary of Los Angeles Olympic Dreams

One hundred years ago today, a meeting took place which would change the history of both Los Angeles and the Olympics.

Inaugural LA Sports Summit Next Week -- Conferences & Conventions

Also: Program for VISTA 2019 revealed; new triathlon conference combines events; 

Lacoste Unveils LA84 Clothing Line

(ATR) The latest addition to the Olympic Heritage Clothing and Accessories Line celebrates the 1984 Los Angeles Games.

Early Bird Price Ending Soon! New Speakers added: Metta World Peace + Jordyn Wieber + Chris Borland!

LA84 Foundation's celebration highlights 400 Olympic Day events in the United States

New Norm for Olympic Games

(ATR) IOC pitches international media on new approaches to lowering costs of the Olympics.

Strong Olympic, Paralympic Presence at LA84 Summit -- Conferences and Conventions

(ATR) Also: last day for Soccerex China discount; ISC 2018 integrates broadcasting and digital media conferences.

Monday Memo: PyeongChang Flame, Olympic Mayors, 1000 Days to Tokyo

(ATR) The flame lighting ceremony in Olympia and the mayors of LA and Paris meet…More in Monday Memo.

Ethics, Fair Play at Heart of Play the Game Conference -- Conferences and Conventions

(ATR) Also: Olympians lead LA84 Foundation Summit; JLT Specialty extends partnership with IF Forum.

LA 2024 Event Highlights Olympic Day Celebrations in USA

(ATR) U.S. Olympians among nearly 600,000 Americans commemorating the birth of the modern Olympic Movement.

Budapest Now has 12 Sponsors -- 2024 Roundup

Also: Lacoste joins Paris 2024 as official supplier, LA2024 chairman speaking at LA84 summit

LA84 Hosts 500 Young Athletes for Olympic Day 2016

Five hundred young athletes participated in Los Angeles’ Olympic Day 2016 celebration Thursday, hosted by the LA84 Foundation and LA 2024. 

2024 Bid Cities Celebrate Olympic Day in Style

(ATR) Cities bidding for the 2024 Olympics hosted events and fun runs in celebration of Olympic Day on June 23.

LA 2024, LA84 Foundation and County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas screen film "Race" celebrating Olympic hero Jesse Owens for 300 young Angeleno athletes

LA 2024 and LA84 Foundation jointly sponsored a screening of "Race" at Regal LA Live Stadium 14 

LA84 Foundation Annual Summit to focus on disabled youth athletes

Paralympians to join with Rafer Johnson and 2015 Special Olympics World Games CEO Patrick McClenahan.

LA84 Foundation Pledges $1 Million to Special Olympics World Games

Legacy of the 1984 Olympic Games supports the success of the largest sports event in the world this year; Largest gift from a private foundation to date

DeFrantz Leaving LA84 Foundation

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

Olympic Academy Talks Past, Future of American Olympiads -- On the Scene

(ATR) The variety and depth of Olympic legacy in the United States was explored at the 2015 Olympic Academy.

Olympic Academy Takes On U.S. Olympic Legacy, Future

(ATR) The Academy will be held every other year going forward.

Conferences & Conventions -- SportAccord Convention World Sport & Business Summit

(ATR) Also: The second United States Olympic Academy in Los Angeles.

Football Field Renovation Marks Los Angeles Olympic Anniversary

(ATR) The 1984 Los Angeles Olympics is helping to pay for an upgrade to the city's largest football facility. 

LA84 Announces $1.3 Million in Grants For Youth Sports, Names Prominent Civic Leader as Board Chair

Today, the LA84 Foundation Board of Directors approved $1.3 million in grants to 29 community sports programs serving youth across the eight southernmost counties of California. 

The LA84 Foundation Earns National Recognition in Sports Philanthropy

This week, the LA84 Foundation will be recognized by two national sports advocacy organizations for its efforts to support and promote youth sports programming across Southern California. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RJWF) has awarded LA84 the 2013 Steve Patterson Award for Excellence in Sports Philanthropy and the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletic Administrators (NACWAA) named LA84 President Anita DeFrantz the winner of their annual Honor Award.

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.