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JOHN GOODBODY: IOC should consider cricket for Summer Olympic Games

THE JOHN GOODBODY COLUMN / An authoritative and exclusive series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) For many sports, being on the Olympic programme has enormous benefits. Many countries will only financially support those sports, which are on the Games programmes, and ...read more
 
Sep 21
2017

Olympics: LA 2028 lauds Anita DeFrantz on election as IOC Vice President

LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The newly elected LA 2028 Olympic Games committee issued a heartfelt congratulation to IOC Member, LA84 Foundation Honorary President and LA 2028 Senior Advisor for Legacy, Anita DeFrantz, on her election as ...read more
 
Sep 15
2017

Olympics: IOC simultaneously confirms awarding Paris 2024 and LA 2028 in historic decision

LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The IOC has finally confirmed that Paris will host the 2024 summer Games and LA will stage the 2028 summer edition in a historic approval vote in Lima today. "Congratulations to Paris ...read more
 
Sep 13
2017

Olympics: LA 2028 release final video series featuring the city's breathtaking geography

LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications(SFC) As Los Angeles is poised to become 2028 Olympic Host city today the bid committee has released their final video of the series "What's Not in the Bid Book" featuring LA 2028 Chairman ...read more
 
Sep 13
2017
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SPORTACCORD CONVENTION REVEALS ACTION-PACKED MEDIAACCORD CONFERENCE FOR ITS SPORTS BUSINESS SUMMIT IN BANGKOK

Posted Tuesday September 19th 2017.   By: Jenny Edmondson

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - SportAccord Convention is delighted to reveal the MediaAccord Conference Programme 'Breaking New Ground - Areas of Opportunity in the Media Landscape' under the overarching theme of marketing and sponsorship for its 16th edition in Bangkok, Thailand. MediaAccord, ... read more

LA 2028 congratulates "inspirational" Anita DeFrantz on election as IOC Vice President

Posted Friday September 15th 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

LOS ANGELES - LA 2028 today congratulates the long-serving IOC Member, LA84 Foundation Honorary President and LA 2028 Senior Advisor for Legacy, Anita DeFrantz, on her election as one of four International Olympic Committee Vice Presidents for the second time ... read more

IOC elects former United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to head its Ethics Commission

Posted Thursday September 14th 2017.   By: International Olympic Committee

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) elected a new Chair, and elected or re-elected four members of its Ethics Commission during the IOC Session today, following a proposal by its Executive Board in July. "I believe that ethics is essential to ... read more

Los Angeles awarded 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Posted Wednesday September 13th 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

LIMA, Peru - The International Olympic Committee has selected Los Angeles as the Host City of the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games, returning the Summer Games to the United States for the first time since Atlanta 1996. The City of ... read more

IOC makes historic decision by simultaneously awarding Olympic Games 2024 to Paris and 2028 to Los Angeles

Posted Wednesday September 13th 2017.   By: International Olympic Committee

The Session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) meeting in Lima, Peru, today elected Paris as host city of the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad 2024 and Los Angeles as the host city of the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad ... read more

VIDEO: LA 2028 releases final "What's Not in the Bid Book" with Casey Wasserman and Mayor Garcetti

Posted Wednesday September 13th 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

Twitter: https://twitter.com/LA2028/status/907945348911439873 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/la2028/videos/983502491803637/ YouTube: https://youtu.be/R89qhowg8OA Lima, Peru - LA 2028, on the last day of its bid phase, today released the fourth and final episode of its "What's Not in the Bid Book" video series featuring LA 2028 Chairman ... read more

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