Olympic Stadium officially opened

Tokyo 2020: Additional sports to be broadcast live

Balich Worldwide Shows in Charge of Lima 2019 Ceremonies

Balich Worldwide Shows in Lima 2019

Balich Worldwide Shows in Asian Para Games

(ATR) BWS will produce the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, together with Indonesian company

Flavio Machado, 41, Paralympic Ceremonies Producer

(ATR) Flavio Machado's death sends ripples through the Olympic and Paralympic Movement.

Super Bowl of Bid Books from Paris, Los Angeles

(ATR) Two bids for the 2024 Olympics show why they lead the way.

Chinese Director to Organize Second Olympic Flag Handover

(ATR) Zhang Yimou will return to the Olympic stage to direct the Beijing 2022 Olympic flag handover.

Rio Light Rail Transit System Opens -- Photodesk

(ATR) Rio opened its new light rail transit system (VLT) the only way it knows how: with a carnaval atmosphere.

Carnival of Olympic taekwondo to Kick Off in 100 days

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) today celebrated 100 days to go until the opening of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro where millions of fans around the world will be treated to one of the most exciting elite taekwondo competitions set against Rio’s world-renowned carnival atmosphere.

LA Olympics Bid to Capitalize on New NFL Stadium

(ATR) Los Angeles 2024 will have a nearly new sports venue to utilize after Rams relocate to Los Angeles.

Gwangju Universiade Athletes Village officially opened

The Gwangju Universiade Athletes Village officially opened for athletes and officials on June 26, a week before the opening of Universiade Gwangju 2015.

WTF, ITF in Historic Demonstration of Harmony and Unity

WTF and ITF take part in joint demonstration at opening ceremony of 2015 WTF World Taekwondo Championships.

Veteran Directors to Helm PyeongChang 2018 Ceremonies

(ATR) The opening and closing ceremonies for PyeongChang 2018 will be directed by an all-star cast.

PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies Orchestrated with Master Class Experts

The PyeongChang Organizing Committee announces the participation of world renowned experts with backgrounds in directing past Olympic Ceremonies to collaborate in successful staging of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games. 

World Bowling Marks the Beginning of a New Era

World Bowling were officially welcomed to the Olympic Capital on Thursday evening by Patrice Iseli, Head of Sport for the City of Lausanne at a buzzing cocktail reception hosted at the Maison du Sport International.

TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Ticket Window Closing March 9

Ticket sales for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games will temporarily close for six weeks beginning Monday, March 9 after a robust selling period that saw spectators snap up all available tickets for popular events including the Opening Ceremony, men’s basketball and soccer gold medal finals, and track cycling.

Australian Officials Hope Santa Delivered Freeman Body Suit

(ATR) Secretary general of Australia's Olympic Committee says she's "delighted Santa has delivered this present."

Statement on Opening Ceremony suit worn by Cathy Freeman

Melbourne police have taken possession of an item of clothing which could be the bodysuit worn by Cathy Freeman in the Opening Ceremony of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.

Asian Beach Games Officially Open in Thailand

(ATR) Monsoon-like rains threatened the opening ceremony at the Saphan Hin Center Stadium.

Nigerian Shocks Stars at ITTF Men's World Cup

Aruna QUADRI (NGR) has shocked the table tennis world by recording two stunning upsets on the opening day of the LIEBHERR 2014 ITTF Men's World Cup in Dusseldorf, Germany.

Two powerlifting world records smashed at Asian Para Games

Zheng smashes 1,500m T11 world record at Asian Para Games

Jin Zheng capped a memorable day for China on the opening day of track and field competition at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, South Korea, on Sunday (19 October) by smashing the 1,500m T11 world record.

Host China Victorious in Youth Olympic Games Opener

(ATR) China shut out Mexico 2-0 in Nanjing in the first match of girls' football group play on Thursday night.

Gambia National Olympic Committee Headquarters Re-opens

(ATR) The Gambian Olympic Committee is back in control of its headquarters after a four-month tussle with the government. 

Director for 2008 Olympic Ceremonies to Promote Beijing 2022

(ATR) Internationally-acclaimed film director Zhang Yimou will make a promotional film for the Beijing 2022 Olympic bid. 

Sex Pistols Declined Olympic Performance After Invite Gaffe

(ATR) Punk legends the Sex Pistols refused to play at the 2012 Olympics over a "major blunder" from LOCOG.

Amsterdam 1928, London 1948 and LA 1984 Olympic Anniversaries -- Olympic Photodesk

(ATR) This week marked anniversaries of the openings of the 1928 Amsterdam, 1948 London and 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. 

Photodesk -- 2014 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

(ATR) The 2014 Commonwealth Games opened on Wednesday at Celtic Park in Glasgow, Scotland.

Tokyo 2020 Building Momentum on Social Media

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 marks the six-year countdown to the opening ceremony for the Games with a social media "push."