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Olympics - 30 Apr 2007
Beijing, China, April 27, 2007 – Following Sochi 2014's passionate presentation at SportAccord 2007 in Beijing, the Olympic Bid Team is returning home to focus its attention on the start of the 2007 International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship in Moscow.
Olympics - 24 Apr 2007
Kim Young-sam, President of the Gangwon Province Association for the Disabled, which represents about 70,000 disabled people in the Gangwon Province, Korea, announced his support for the 2014 PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games at a commemorative ceremony.
Olympics - 19 Apr 2007
Sochi, Russia, April 18, 2007 – Sochi 2014 saw its Olympic dreams move one step closer to reality yesterday as the Ice Hockey Federation of Russia and the Football Union of Russia both approved the ground-breaking plans for the Bolshoi Ice Palace and the Sochi Olympic Stadium respectively.
Olympics - 17 Apr 2007
For the 16th time Zell am See, in Salzburg, staged the largest junior ice hockey tournament in Europe: 1200 players and about 1000 accompanying person took part in the World Tournament for juniors between 10 and 16 years of age.
Olympics - 02 Apr 2007
The 2014 PyeongChang Bid Committee will attend the 2007 Ice Hockey World Championship (Division 2) held at the Mokdong Ice Rink in Seoul from April 2 to 8 April to support the competing athletes and to promote this important international event.
Olympics - 23 Feb 2007
The next 2007 FIS World Cup Snowboard event run by the International Ski Federation (FIS) will be held on 24 - 25 February at Sungwoo Resort in Gangwon province, South Korea.
Olympics - 15 Feb 2007
On 9 February 2007, Mr. Alexandre Zhukov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, was received by UNESCO’s Director-General, Mr. Koïchiro Matsuura, at the Organization’s Headquarters.
Olympics - 12 Feb 2007
Moscow, Russia, February 10, 2007 – Sochi 2014 continues on its mission to promote winter sport throughout Russia, this weekend becoming one of the sponsors of the NOKIA Snowboard FIS World Cup, which is taking place in Moscow.
Olympics - 01 Dec 2006
Moscow, Russia, November 30, 2006 – Sochi 2014, Russia's Bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, scored an ace today with the entire Russian National Men’s Tennis Team enlisting as the Bid’s newest Sport Ambassadors on the eve of the Davis Cup final, to be held in Moscow from December 1-3, pitting Russia against rival Argentina.
Olympics - 10 Nov 2006
London 2012 Chairman, Sebastian Coe, today outlined plans for grants to assist African Olympic teams and athletes attend training camps in the United Kingdom in preparation for the London Games.
Olympics - 09 Nov 2006
Sochi 2014 CEO meets leading Malawian athletes around ANOCA event to listen to their needs
Olympics - 26 Oct 2006
The London 2012 Organising Committee has appointed Sue Benson to design the equestrian cross country course at the London 2012 Olympic Games in Greenwich Park.
Olympics - 19 Oct 2006
It is with great sadness that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has learned of the death of Marc Hodler who died yesterday morning in hospital in Bern following a stroke four days ago.
Olympics - 30 Aug 2006
The two latest Honorary Ambassadors to join the PyeongChang 2014 campaign come from the ranks of the Olympic sports federations of taekwondo and badminton.
Olympics - 25 Aug 2006
Sochi 2014, Russia’s candidature to host the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, has resulted in the highest level co-operation between the Russian Summer and Winter Federations in order to help the Bid learn from both the FIFA Under 20 Women’s World Championship and the Imperial Collection Russian Open 2006 which are being hosted in Russia this week.
Olympics - 23 Aug 2006
The president of the Korean Sports Council Jung-gil KIM challenged 13 sports associations in the country to join the government in supporting the PyeongChang 2014 Winter Olympic bid.
Olympics - 22 Aug 2006
A leading Korean construction firm has pledged its support for the PyeongChang 2014 Winter Olympic bid by making a donation to the campaign, joining several other major Korean companies already lending financial support.
Olympics - 12 Jul 2006
Sir Craig Reedie and Dick Palmer, two crucial figures in the London 2012 bid team, today received their honours for services to sport from Her Majesty the Queen at Buckingham Palace.
Olympics - 11 Apr 2006
Eurosport is proud to announce its 4th edition of the SportStar Awards which will be held in Lausanne on Thursday 20 April.
Olympics - 04 Apr 2006
Audit of UK sporting facilities was also announced to help international Olympic teams prepare for Games for London.
Olympics - 13 Feb 2006
IOC President Jacques Rogge gave the following speech at the Opening Ceremony of the XX Olympic Winter Games, this evening, in the Olympic Stadium in Turin.
Olympics - 07 Feb 2006
Sochi, February 7, 2006 - A high level team from Sochi 2014 Bid has arrived in Turin to attend today's official opening of the IOC Session before commencing their official observation of the organization of the XX Olympic Winter Games.
Olympics - 06 Feb 2006
PARK CITY, UTAH  (February 6, 2006) -- The best women’s ski jumpers in the world will not be competing in the 2006 Torino Olympic Winter Games next week.
Olympics - 06 Dec 2005
The British Olympic Association (BOA) today expressed its extreme disappointment regarding the lack of clarity in the pre-budget report statement on the support of elite athletes in the run up to the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing and the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
Olympics - 24 Nov 2005
British Olympic Association (BOA) Media Manager Philip Pope is to leave the BOA to take up the role of Public Affairs Manager at Cricket Australia.
Olympics - 16 Nov 2005
Colin Moynihan, the Chairman of the British Olympic Association (BOA), met International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge in Lausanne yesterday to discuss various issues in relation to the BOA and in particular its role as the host National Olympic Committee (NOC) for the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Olympics - 18 Aug 2005
A working group from the IOC Coordination Commission for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, led by Chairman Hein Verbruggen, has completed a visit to Beijing, to check on the progress of Games preparations, and also to Hong Kong, where the equestrian competitions will take place.
Olympics - 08 Jul 2005
A huge cheer went up in the offices of Sports Marketing Surveys when London’s Olympic bid victory was announced.
Olympics - 17 Jun 2005
London 2012’s senior bid team are in Accra, Ghana, where they will make a presentation to members of the African National Olympic Committee Association today.
Olympics - 16 Jun 2005
Within a few hours, an official delegation from Paris 2012 will fly to Accra, Ghana, to present to the 53 members of the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) the vision behind the Paris bid to bring the Olympic and Paralympic Games to France.
Olympics - 13 Jun 2005
Alberto Ruiz-Gallardon, Mayor of Madrid, leads the Madrid 2012’s delegation which will participate in the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) General Assembly, which will take place in Accra (Ghana) from June 16th to the 18th.
Olympics - 10 Jun 2005
The Council of the Association of IOC Recognized International Sports Federations (ARISF) today confirmed their support for planned changes in the Olympic Program.
Olympics - 21 Apr 2005
The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today wrapped up two and a half days of meetings in Berlin where representatives of the sports world convened this week to attend the SportAccord International Sports Convention.
Olympics - 18 Apr 2005
Berlin: - London’s readiness to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games was highlighted today when the city’s Mayor announced that another key new sports facility would be built in London.
Olympics - 07 Mar 2005
The Madrid 2012 bid has made a giant’s step during the celebration of the European Indoor Athletics Championships that have baptized one of the Olympic project’s venues, the Sports Palace of Madrid.
Olympics - 07 Mar 2005
Coinciding with the European Indoor Athletics Championships that are currently taking place at the Sports Hall of the Community of Madrid, the Spanish and the International Badminton Federations have signed a collaboration agreement which ratifies the celebration of the next Badminton World Championships in Madrid.
Olympics - 21 Feb 2005
The British Olympic Association (BOA) are delighted to confirm that Her Majesty The Queen has kindly agreed to host a unique evening reception for all British Olympic medal winners at Buckingham Palace on March 23rd, 2005, to celebrate the centenary of the BOA.
Olympics - 07 Feb 2005
Sunday was the fourth and final day of the Evaluation Commission visit to Madrid.
Olympics - 07 Feb 2005
The Evaluation Commission members have split today into two groups to visit the sport facilities that had not been examined before.
Olympics - 07 Feb 2005
The second day of the Evaluation Commission visit has started today at 8:30 am with the first presentation about sports and venues, in which Jaime Lissavetzky, Secretary of State for Sports, has taken part.
Olympics - 24 Jan 2005
The Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC), together with Britain’s train operators, are giving their full support to the London 2012 Olympic bid.
Olympics - 24 Jan 2005
The Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC), together with Britain’s train operators, are giving their full support to the London 2012 Olympic bid.
Olympics - 21 Jan 2005
Paris, January 21, 2005 - Former French international footballer David Ginola today gave his backing to Paris’ bid to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Olympics - 14 Dec 2004
Around 2,000 fans met in Madrid’s Plaza de la Villa to pay tribute to the Spanish team who won the Davis Cup in Seville last weekend.
Olympics - 13 Dec 2004
New York, NY -- NYC2012, the committee leading New York’s bid to host the Olympic Games in 2012, announced today that over 70 New York area hospitals have committed to join the Olympic Healthcare Network for the 2012 Games should New York be selected as the Host City. New York’s Olympic Healthcare Network would provide the complete range of world-class healthcare for the Olympic Family during the 2012 Games.
Olympics - 08 Dec 2004
The British Olympic Association (BOA) today welcomed the appointment of Professor Dave Collins as Performance Director of UK Athletics.
Olympics - 03 Dec 2004
Dubrovnik, Croatia, 3 December: London 2012 Olympic Games bid Chairman Sebastian Coe will today highlight London’s advanced state of planning and readiness to stage the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.
Olympics - 26 Nov 2004
The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today concluded in Lausanne its last meeting of the year and its first in its new composition. Gunilla Lindberg has joined the EB as Vice-President, and Zaiqing Yu and Richard Carrión as members, further to their election at the 116th IOC Session in Athens in August.
Olympics - 18 Nov 2004
President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Mikhail Fradkov reiterated the Russian Government’s support for Moscow’s bid to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Olympics - 09 Nov 2004
Luciano Barra, one of the most important personalities in the Olympic and athletics ruling field, has joined the Madrid 2012’s Olympic Office. Nine months away from the decision of the city which will host the 2012 Olympic Games, the Madrid 2012´s candidacy will strengthen its structure with the arrival of one of the most respected leaders in the sports world.
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