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Some Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Medals Disintegrating

Medals awarded during last year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have begun to disintegrate and need repairing. This has reportedly happened to...

Armour: Phelps has More Big Plans — and Yes, They Involve the Pool

Michael Phelps has big plans for the pool. No, that doesn’t mean what you think. Despite enjoying “messing around” with his Instagram posts, the most...

Los Angeles Mayor Calls for Federal Transport Funds to Help Olympic Bid

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is reportedly using his city's bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games as a bargaining tactic to fast-track...

Indonesia’s Asian Games Official Visits London to Learn from 2012 Olympics

The vice-president of Indonesia toured London 2012 Olympic venues as part of preparations for the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang. HE Muhammad Jusuf...

Emmanuel Macron, a New Olympic Player

The IOC Evaluation Commission was lucky in Paris. Patrick Baumann, its Chairman, and the members of his team met two French Presidents in two...

IOC Executive Board to Discuss Jointly Awarding 2024, 2028 Olympics on June 9

A special International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board meeting is due to be held on June 9 to accelerate plans to jointly award the...

Nick Butler: LA, Paris Offer Different but Equally Impressive 2024 Olympic Visions

Evaluation Commission inspections are undoubtedly one of the highlights of the Olympic journalism calendar. A week where, for right or wrong, us media folks are...

Williams, Biles, Redgrave Join LA 2024 Athletes’ Advisory Commission

Serena Williams and Simone Biles, two of the United States' most recognizable sportswomen, are among 46 Olympians and Paralympians appointed to the Los Angeles...

Olympic Evaluation Commission Wraps Up LA 2024 Visit

"Los Angeles is already a great Olympic city but after these three days we now realize that was an understatement," commission leader Baumann told...

LA 2024 Athletes’ Village Site Among Venues Praised by IOC Inspectors

International Olympic Committee (IOC) inspectors singled out the proposed Athletes' Village site for Los Angeles 2024 at the UCLA campus for particular praise following...

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