2022 Winter Paralympic Games: China's Past and Future - ATR Extra

The world’s best Paralympic athletes will enter Beijing National Stadium for the opening ceremony on March 4.

Beijing Prepared to Host Games Today - ATR Extra

The 2022 Olympic Winter Games have been marked with six consecutive years of progress since the IOC selected Beijing as the host city.

ICYMI: 'Miracle on Ice'; Tokyo 2020 Torch Arrival Plans

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

Welcoming the Olympic Flame to Japan

Also: Tokyo 2020 mascots are off to Europe next week to promote Tokyo 2020’s “Make the Beat!” Cheering project.

OpEd - Tokyo Delivers Worry-Free Olympics

(ATR) He may not care for the mascots, but ATR Editor Ed Hula says Tokyo 2020 has plenty else to like with one year to go.

Jakarta 2018 On Course to Break Attendance, Merchandise Sales Targets

(ATR) Even with largely empty seats, Asian Games organizers express pride in spectator engagement.

Beijing 2022 Launches Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Mascots Design Competition

ATR First: Tokyo Governor Reveals 2020 Olympic Goals

(ATR) Amid IOC Tokyo 2020 inspection, Yuriko Koike says the city needs "creative" solutions for successful Olympic legacy

IOC Checks on Tokyo Olympic Progress

(ATR) IOC inspection of 2020 preparations comes as Tokyo tries to reign in costs and kickstart enthusiasm for the Games.

Mascots Ready for Tokyo Debut

(ATR) To mark two years to go to Tokyo 2020 the Games' mascots will be named and trotted out to the public.

Tokyo 2020 Launches Superhero Olympic and Paralympic Mascots

(ATR) Organisers of the 2020 Games today unveiled the pointy-eared mascots at a school in Tokyo.

SuperFan Report: Craziest Olympic Souvenirs of PyeongChang 2018

(ATR) In our last Olympic SuperFan report, Everen Brown says "ah, the memories!" in his quest for that one wacky souvenir...

Ren-G: Official Rugby World Cup 2019 Mascots Launched

Tokyo 2020 Mascot Voting Enters Final Month

Tokyo 2020 Unveils Shortlisted Olympic and Paralympic Games Mascots

Lima 2019 reveals three final mascots following successful public design competition

Lima, 16 June 2017: The Organising Committee for the Lima 2019 Pan American and Parapan American Games today revealed the three final mascots from its design competition, selected from over 1,000 entries submitted from people across Peru. 

Tokyo 2020 Launches Mascot Design Competition

Design proposals to be submitted by the general public,with elementary school children judging the winning entry. 

PyeongChang 2018 Gets Creative with 'Seoulidd' Drawing Contest

Largest disability event in Korea promotes Paralympic sports alongside the arts. 

Mascots Unveiled for London's Summer of Athletics

(ATR) Whizbee the Bee and Hero the Hedgehog are the creations of nine-year-old Elinor.

PyeongChang 2018 Mascot Videos

Watch the 15 Winter Olympic sporting disciplines come to life with the latest PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Mascot animation video. 

PyeongChang 2018 Mascot's Real Life Plight -- Media Watch

(ATR) The Asiatic Black Bear is considered an endangered species. 

PyeongChang 2018 Mascots Kick Off National Tour

(ATR) The white tiger “Soohorang” and the Asiatic black bear “Bandabi" begin their national tour as the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Mascots. 

PyeongChang 2018 Kicks Off Nationwide Mascot Promotion Tour

The official mascots for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, the white tiger “Soohorang” and the Asiatic black bear “Bandabi,” are ready to meet their friends and share the Olympic winter sports experience.

PyeongChang 2018 Mascots Come to Life in Emojis

(ATR) The PyeongChang 2018  mascots are coming to life as emojis in the messaging application Kakao Talk.

PyeongChang 2018 Announces White Tiger and Asiatic Black Bear as Mascots for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

The official mascots for the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) are here. A white tiger named “Soohorang” and an Asiatic black bear named “Bandabi” will each represent the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

PyeongChang 2018 Launches Mascots

A white tiger named Soohorang and Asiatic black bear called Bandabi are the mascots for 2018 Olympics and Paralympics

PyeongChang 2018 Launches Instagram, Mascots Await

(ATR) PyeongChang 2018 unveils official Instagram account in effort to build interest among the younger demographic.

Rio Carnaval Parade -- Photodesk

(ATR) Around the Rings took in the sights of the 2016 Carnaval parade.

Rio Mascots Set to Star in TV Series

(ATR) Children across Brazil will enjoy Vinicius and Tom on their television sets starting August.

Rio 2016 mascots to have animated series on Cartoon Network

Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games mascots were named Vinicius and Tom by a public vote

The mascots of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games were named respectively Vinicius and Tom. 

Rio 2016 Games Mascots visit the Maracan Stadium with 150 children from Rio public Schools

Baku 2015 European Games unveils official mascots Jeyran and Nar

Baku 2015 European Games has today unveiled Jeyran and Nar as the exciting official mascots for the inaugural sporting event.

Rio 2016 Mascots to Help Generate One Billion Reais

(ATR) Rio 2016 mascot memorabilia sales are expected to help generate around $394 million in sales.

Former Olympic Mascots Arrive in Rio -- Photodesk

(ATR) Four former Olympic mascots arrived in Rio de Janeiro ahead of the upcoming 2016 mascot launch.

The Sochi 2014 Mascots Return Home from London

Pin Points - Latest Releases Commemorate Olympic Torch Relay

(ATR) As the Olympic Torch Relay heads into the second week of its 70-day tour around the U.K., we take a look at the range of pins that have been released to celebrate the journey around the country. Paul McGill of LondonPins explains ...

PinPoints -- Wearing Your Favorite Location a Games-time Hit

In London these days it’s possible to wear your heart on your sleeve for the Games. Or if you prefer, you can choose bridges, palaces, boroughs or any number of other iconic scenes. Paul McGill of LondonPins explains.

Prized Pins Star London Olympic Mascots

(ATR) London pin specialist Paul McGill points the spotlight onto some of the 2012 Games mascot pins starring Wenlock and Mandeville. On your marks – get set – collect!

Top Story Replay: Pin Points - London Collectibles, The 1st Edition

(ATR) The pins frenzy for the London Olympics is building – and with it the first edition of Pin Points, the Around the Rings feature about 2012 collectibles. London pin authority Paul McGill has more on the pins produced so far for distribution and sale in the U.K. This story was originally published Dec. 1, 2011.