Tokyo 2020 announces Paralympic Games positioning, principles and roadmap following postponement

Summit Lacrosse Ventures to lend its' voice to bring the sport back to the Summer Olympic Games

Boston 2024 Sails Dangerous Waters -- Op Ed

(ATR) The U.S. bid for the Olympics needs a new map to avoid crashing on the rocks, says ATR Editor Ed Hula.

Rio 2016 Coordination Commission and IOC Executive Board -- Photodesk

(ATR) Protesters make noise at the IOC Executive Board meeting in Rio de Janeiro last week.

Rio Olympic Stadium Gets Third Name -- On the Scene

(ATR) The name of a disgraced FIFA president and IOC member is nearly erased from once-João Havelange stadium.

Rio 2016 Coordination Commission and Executive Board Meeting -- Photodesk

(ATR) The 8th IOC Coordination Commission for the Rio 2016 Games is on its second day.

Brisbane Mayor Considers 2028 Olympic Bid

(ATR) Queensland may step up after Thomas Bach called for a 2024 or 2028 Australian bid.

Smithsonian to Contribute to London Olympic Legacy

(ATR) The London Olympic Park could house the first long-term, international Smithsonian exhibit.

Tokyo 2020 creates a new 2020 Young Athletes' project

Olympians, World Champs Headline 2015 USA Boxing Elite National Championships Athlete Rosters

Japanese Youth Mark 2,020 Days to Tokyo Olympics

(ATR) Millennials in Japan are counting down the days until the country hosts the Olympic Games.

Reno Tahoe Congratulates Boston in Support of U.S. Bid for 2024 Olympic Summer Games

Rio 2016 Pushes for Additional Football Venues

(ATR) Concerns about pitch quality have prompted Rio 2016 to consider holding football matches in additional cities.

Rio 2016 Mascot Names Honor Noted Brazilian Musicians

(ATR) The Rio 2016 Olympic mascots are named Vinicius and Tom.

Pele Released from Hospital, Ready for Rio 2016

(ATR) The soccer legend was in high spirits as he alluded to training for the next Summer Olympics.

Rio 2016 Games Mascots visit the Maracan Stadium with 150 children from Rio public Schools

Rio 2016 Still Seeking Volunteers

(ATR) The Rio 2016 volunteer program has extended its registration period for applications by a full month.

French NOC President Optimistic About Paris 2024 Prospects

(ATR) The leader of the French Olympic Committee tells Around the Rings that the Paris 2024 bid is gaining traction.

Getting to Know the Events Landscape in Rio

(ATR) One Time Zone brings us a look at event planning and sponsorship around the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics.

Ebola Situation Challenging for Federations

(ATR) International sport federations are at a loss as to how to handle Ebola.

Rio 2016 Games Volunteer Programme tops 100,000 candidates

Atos Volunteer Portal Marks First Milestone Ahead of Rio 2016

(ATR) The first part of Atos` two-year lead-in for Rio 2016 is underway, Around the Rings has learned. 

Price list for Rio 2016 Olympic Games tickets to be announced at online event

Golf Great Phil Mickelson Dreaming of Rio Olympics

(ATR) Phil Mickelson set his sights on competing at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Photodesk -- First Test Event for Rio 2016

(ATR) The first test event for Rio 2016, a sailing competition, was held this weekend.

Tokyo 2020 Sports Director Aims for Olympic Inspiration

(ATR) Olympic champion Koji Murofushi says he wants to reach the youth of Japan ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.

Usain Bolt Pushing for Commonwealth Games Exemption

(ATR) The six-time gold medalist's presence could provide a huge boost to event organizers.

Photodesk -- Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission

(ATR) The first coordination commission for the Tokyo 2020 Games was held this week.

Tokyo Architect on New Stadium: "It`s a Sin"

(ATR) The designs for Tokyo`s National Stadium are still drawing criticism.

Advisory Board Almost Finalized; Stadium Plan Approved

(ATR) ​The Advisory Board for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is reportedly close to being finalized. ​ ​