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London 2012 Take over Olympic Village to Coincide With Six Months Until Start of...

(Editor’s Note.  One of the major issues that any Olympic Games creates is what to do when the Games end with the facilities constructed...

United Nations adopts Resolution in support of Olympic Truce

(Editor’s Note. The following press release was issued on October 17 concerning calls for every nation in the global community to observe a truce...

Olympic Boxing Must Remain Amateur Despite Moves to Turn it Professional

Frank Warren, one of Britain's most successful professional boxing promoters, has claimed that the sport at the Olympic must remain amateur despite plans from...

IOC will “not consider” Pyeongchang 2018 sharing events with North Korea says Rogge

(Editor’s Note.  This article first appeared on July 14, 2011.  It is of interest to our readers because it deals with the confluence of...

USOC Tax Return Reveals Decline in Executive Pay, Compensation

Editor’s Note.  The following article appeared online on May 16, 2011 on Around the Rings.com, which is an internet site dedicated to the Olympics. ...

Athletes Say Snowboarding Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

It is a rare occurrence when athletes call a halt to an event on the eve of the competition.  Yet that is exactly what...

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