EOC Criticized After Hickey Invite to Minsk 2019

(ATR) European Olympic Committees defends decision to invite Pat Hickey, who remains self-suspended over Rio 2016 scandal.

Lausanne Hosts Landmark Inter-Korean Talks -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: AIBA executives seek to regain stability; EOC holds first EC of 2018.

OCI To Vote on Term Limits

(ATR) A new proposal by the OCI would limit the time members could serve on its executive board.

OCI Ready to Help IOC in Pat Hickey Case

Olympic Council of Ireland tells ATR it will provide “all relevant information” to IOC to aid decision on whether Hickey can return to Olympic fold

Brazil Prosecution 'Evaluating' Hickey Report

(ATR) Brazilian prosecutor Marcos Kac tells ATR the Moran report will not change charges against Pat Hickey.

One Year Ago A World Turns Upside Down

(ATR) Pat Hickey was one of the leading figures in the Olympic Movement until his arrest last year in Rio de Janeiro.

OCI Stuck in Bad Deal

(ATR) The Olympic Council of Ireland could pay ticket distributors THG until 2026 without getting anything in return.

Ticketing Report Attempts to Untangle Irish Ticketing Irregularities

(ATR) A report produced by Irish judge Carroll Moran says OCI broke no laws, but outlined a number of irregularities.


I have read the report of Judge Carroll Moran S.C. and while the report contains significant inaccuracies I am pleased to see my reputation and good name have been cleared in that there is no allegation of

Hickey Reportedly Cleared of Wrongdoing in Ireland

(ATR) A report to be released next week in Ireland may clear Hickey of any financial wrongdoing as head of the OCI.

Aruba, Nigeria IOC Members Seek Executive Board Debuts

(ATR) Nicole Hoevertsz confirms she’s in the race, Habu Gumel also in search of votes in Lima.

12 Members Absent from Extraordinary IOC Session

(ATR) A dozen IOC members are not in Lausanne, some facing international scrutiny, while others must stay home.

ATR First: Patrick Hickey Could Avoid Brazil Trial

(ATR) The suspended IOC member in Ireland may not need to return to Rio for trial on ticket touting charges.

IOC Could Be Next Chapter in Ahmad FIFA Drama

(ATR) Sheikh Ahmad resigns FIFA roles. Repercussions may be coming to the IOC.

Exclusive: Olympic Council of Ireland President Seeks Talks with Hickey

(ATR) New OCI chief Sarah Keane tells ATR she has received no direct contact from Pat Hickey but hopes to meet him soon.

Sarah Keane Elected to Lead Olympic Council of Ireland

(ATR) The CEO of Swim Ireland Sarah Keane will succeed Pat Hickey as OCI president.

Hickey Set to Miss Irish NOC Elections

(ATR) The Olympic Council of Ireland has delayed the announcement on candidates to replace Pat Hickey as president.

Golden 25 - #11 - Sheikh Ahmad

(ATR) The president of ANOC is a leading voice for the national Olympic committees of the world.

World's Sport Leaders Convene in Qatar -- Monday Memo

(ATR) NOC leaders meet this week in Doha, Qatar for the 21st ANOC General Assembly.

OCI Readies for January Elections

(ATR) Executive board elections could see major turnover in the leadership of the Olympic Council of Ireland.

European Olympic Committees Head to Minsk

(ATR) Annual general assembly won't include Patrick Hickey or 2024 Olympic bids.

Bach Prepares for Busy Week in Tokyo -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: EOC General Assembly begins; FIG president election; FIS celebrates 50th World Cup anniversary;

Irish Olympic Boss Quiet on Walkout, Hickey

(ATR) Acting OCI president Willie O'Brien tells Around the Rings he must limit comment due to legal advice.

IOC President Salutes Croatia, Explains Rio Questions

(ATR) In a whirlwind visit to Zagreb Thomas Bach clears the air about missing the Paralympics.

IOC President Heads to Croatia, UN General Assembly

(ATR) Thomas Bach travels to Croatia for NOC’s anniversary amid demands by Rio police to interview him about ticketing scandal.

ANOC Assembly Dates Confirmed

(ATR) The 21st ANOC General Assembly in Doha, Qatar will feature presentations by the 2024 Olympic bid cities.

IOC Won't Recognize Kuwait's Interim NOC

(ATR) IOC says the dissolution of Kuwait's Olympic Committee is a "blatant violation of the Olympic Charter".

OCI Staffers Appear Before Police

(ATR) The two remaining Olympic Council of Ireland staffers are prepared to give their statement to Rio investigators.

Crisis Panel for Rio Ticketing Scandal

(ATR) Olympic Council of Ireland forms 'crisis management' team to investigate Games ticketing scam allegedly involving Pat Hickey

The Hula Report - New Woes for Lying Swimmers

(ATR) It’s not over for those four swimmers … Pat Hickey, prisoner … a King at the Games … in The Hula Report.