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Collectibles and Corona

(ATR) The abbreviated torch relay in Greece in March makes a used Tokyo Olympic torch a coveted item.


Olympic Channel and Japan Consortium Launch Digital Distribution Platforms in Japan

Angela Ruggiero 'Disappointed' in Richard Pound - PyeongChang Update

(ATR) Also: POCOG reaches attendance milestone; Olympic Channel debuts documentary film "The Nagano Tapes"

Olympic Channel Fills Broadcast Void

(ATR) The Olympic Channel is now a rights holding broadcaster although that wasn't the plan before PyeongChang 2018.

No Public Naming of Tokyo Olympic Mascot

(ATR) Games organizers say legal issues mean creative professionals will choose the name.

OCA Press Release: Crown Prince Naruhito opens 8th AWG

Tokyo 2020 Picks Mascot Selection Team

(ATR) The 14-member commission will decide on the selection process in March.

20 Years On the Web for Around the Rings

(ATR) Launched in December 1996, Around the Rings was the first online only publication to receive Olympic accreditation.

Earthquake Strikes Nagano

(ATR) A magnitude 6.7 quake hit the 1998 Winter Olympic host on Nov 22.

France St-Louis named assistant chef de mission

Hickey Dismisses Salt Lake Scandal Link

(ATR) An IOC Executive Board member tells Around the Rings a letter he wrote in 1991 about Salt Lake City’s Olympic bid is “old news, no news”.