The Opinionist: Spectators Will Define the Tokyo Olympics

Michael Pirrie says while the policy calls for fans in the stands, it "comes with terms and conditions attached".

The Opinionist: Spectators Will Define the Tokyo Olympics

Michael Pirrie says while the policy calls for fans in the stands, it "comes with terms and conditions attached".

Top Story Replay: Looking For Signs of Hope For Tokyo 2020

In his latest OpEd, The Opinionist Michael Pirrie says that the Games still face "the many imponderables" of the pandemic.

The Opinionist: Looking For Signs of Hope For Tokyo 2020

In his OpEd, Michael Pirrie says that the Games still face "the many imponderables" that surround the pandemic.

OpEd: World on the Brink - Tokyo and the Coronavirus Six Months on

(ATR) “The Opinionist” predicts Covid-19 will shape future of the Games

The Opinionist: Why Everyone's Just Wild About Prince Harry and His Invictus Games

(ATR) Michael Pirrie on the rapid success and growing popularity of the Games, currently underway in Sydney.

OpEd: Remembering Peter Norman

Michael Pirrie pays tribute to "often forgotten man" as he is awarded a posthumous Olympic Order of Merit by the AOC.

Commonwealth Games Furor -- The Opinionist

(ATR) The Commonwealth Games stumble at the finish line writes Michael Pirrie.

OpEd: Historic Korea Handshake Secures Safety and Success of PyeongChang Games and Athletes

Sport commentator Michael Pirrie analyzes the PyeongChang 2018 Opening Ceremony and it's ramifications for peace on the Korean peninsula.

OpEd: Historic Korean Olympic Talks a Triumph For Hope & Sport in Troubled Times

Michael Pirrie examines the lessons and legacies of the meeting that has redefined the Pyeongchang Winter Games.

OpEd: Olympic Year in Review

Olympic and international sport commentator Michael Pirrie says a year of change in 2017 points to a better future.

OpEd: Russia Ban Could Launch an IOC Resurgence

Olympic and international sport commentator Michael Pirrie says the ban gives the IOC "a new stamp of authority".

OpEd: Surprising, Captivating IAAF Championships Revive Athletics

London hosts happy and almost glorious world athletics spectacular at sold out Olympic stadium, writes Michael Pirrie.

The Opinionist: Spectators Will Define the Tokyo Olympics

Michael Pirrie says while the policy calls for fans in the stands, it "comes with terms and conditions attached".