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Olympic and Paralympic Integration Key, Parsons Tells 2020 Games Bidders

Andrew Parsons, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) representative on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission for the 2020 Games, claimed the three bidding...

A Fresh Bid from a Rejuvenated Istanbul

Today marks one year until the International Olympic Committee (IOC) selects the host city of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The milestone comes...

Positive tests for HGH at London 2012 Mark Major Breakthrough for Dope Busters

Dope testers have achieved what appears to be a significant breakthrough after two Russian power lifters competing at the London 2012 Paralympics were banned...

Prince of Jordan: Arab World a Long Way Off from Hosting Olympics

(Editor’s Note: In an exclusive interview with English newspaper, The Independent, International Olympic Committee member Prince Feisal bin Al Hussein of Jordan talked about...

Nike Scores With Ambush Products, Ads, PR

There is just one comment displayed this morning on Bloomberg’s “Alternate Olympic Medal Count,” which is a tally of the number of medals won...

Russian Officials Cope with Britain Winning More Gold Medals

Russia did not finish behind Britain in the London 2012 medals table because of political pressure, as the country's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko claimed,...

American Olympic Athletes Benefit from Title IX

CNBC posted a report comparing the success of the U.S. women's Olympic athletes to that of the men.  The American women have dominated swimming,...

Olympic Playmakers—Part II

“We try to be part of the ‘team’ of the Olympic Movement, conscious of things we can provide, of participation, of making sure we...

Exclusive: AIBA to Sue Olympic Broadcaster BBC After London 2012 Cash for Medal Allegations...

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has announced that it will sue the BBC after the Olympic broadcaster last night rebroadcast allegations from its Newsnight...

A Formal Goodbye to Two Wonderful Weeks of Olympic Action

The Olympic Closing Ceremony is always tinged with sadness and the events in the London 2012 Olympic Stadium were no different as the curtain...

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