When a Flop Is Not a Flop

(ATR) Fifty years ago today, the "Fosbury Flop" became a part of the sports lexicon ... Karen Rosen reviews "The Wizard of Foz" ... 

IOC President Celebrates Mexico City Fiftieth

(ATR) Thomas Bach meets the president-elect of Mexico on a visit to mark the anniversary of the 1968 Olympics.

Pentathlon Stadium Dream Becomes Reality in Mexico City

Peter Norman: Overdue Honor for 1968 Gold Medalist

(ATR) The Australian Olympic Committee sets the record straight for the protestor and silver medalist.

Brisbane Tapped for Next Aussie Olympic Bid, Peter Norman Honors

(ATR) One day the Queensland capital might lead a bid for the Olympics...Australian protester from 1968 Games recognized.

Medal Rounds Approaching at World Archery Championships -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also: USRowing earns adaptive sports grant; ITTF appoints special advisor to the president.

Calgary 2026 Bid Hinges on Mayoral Election -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: IPC conducts final PyeongChang 2018 project review; World Archery Championships in Mexico.

WBSC Congress Opens in Botswana -- Federations Focus

Also: First round of the 2018 FIFA World Cup ticket period ends Oct. 12; World Archery Championships begin Oct. 15.

Winter 2026 Talks on Tap at U.S. Olympic Assembly -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also; World Archery Champs head to Mexico City; Innsbruck holds 2026 Olympics referendum; WBSC Congress in Botswana.

Mexico City 2017 rescheduled

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that the World Para Swimming and World Para Powerlifting Championships that were postponed last month due to an earthquake in Mexico City have been rescheduled. Both Championships, which form part of the 2017 Para Sport Festival, will now take place between 27 November and 7 December.

NBC Sports Group and World Archery Partner on 4-Year USA Media Rights Agreement

The agreement includes Hyundai Archery World Cup and World Archery Championship broadcasts through 2020.

Warning for Athletes Competing at Mexico 2017 About Contaminated Meat

World Para Powerlifting and World Para Swimming have warned athletes competing at the World Championships in Mexico City, about the dangers of consuming contaminated meat.

Exclusive - PASO Begins Miami Office Search

(ATR) The organization wants to have a work space that is more easily accessible by NOCs.

Mexico City, International Sports Capital

35 major international sporting events and 450 local sporting events take place every year in Mexico City.

ANOC President Visits Cuba En Route to FIFA Congress

(ATR) ANOC president Sheikh Ahmad spent two days in Havana, Cuba to meet with sports leaders in the country.

Mexico City is Gateway to Rio Olympics for Taekwondo Elite

2015 WTF World Taekwondo Grand Prix Final, WTF Gala Awards and WTF World  Cup Taekwondo Team Championships to kick off in Mexican capital

PC General Assembly concludes in Mexico City

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) held its 17th General Assembly in Mexico City on Sunday (15 November) with nearly 300 people in attendance. 

"Largest since London," says World Archery President on crowd at Archery World Cup Final

The 2015 Archery World Cup Final ran on 24/25 October in the Zócalo, in the centre of Mexico City.

Bridgestone America's Golf Cup Kicks Off in Mexico

Tiger Woods, Bridgestone, and America’s Golf Cup, supported by Government of Mexico City, make announcement.

Mexico City to Host IPC General Assembly

(ATR) The International Paralympic Committee will meet in the Americas for the first time since 1999.

Mexico City, Mexico, to stage 2015 IPC General Assembly

Mexico City will stage the 17th International Paralympic Committee (IPC) General Assembly in November 2015 it has been announced, the first time the event has been staged in Central America. 

PASO Laying Out Future at Miami Meeting

(ATR) The 41 national Olympic committees in the Americas head toward a new era.

Sport Innovation Summit -- Conferences & Conventions

(ATR) Also: SportAccord Convention World Sport & Business Summit

World Archery awards 2015 World Cup Final and 2017 World Championships to Mexico City

OpEd -- Pan Am Olympics Chiefs Face Feeble Future

(ATR) Leaders of the Pan-American Sports Organization meet in Mexico City, facing declining influence in global sport politics.

Mexican Government Studying 2024 Bid; Vladimir Putin Praises Police in Sochi

(ATR) Mexican group studying 2024 Olympic bid… Putin thanks police for creating “a good atmosphere” in Sochi… Rio asks for federal police help to battle violence.

Youth Olympic Flame Arrives in Mexico City