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  Olympics: Swiss NOC ratifies the Sion bid
Sports Features CommunicationsOlympics: Swiss NOC ratifies the Sion bid for the 2026 winter GamesSports Features Communications**LAURA WALDEN has over twenty-five years of experience in the Olympic Movement, formerly at the European Olympic Committees with SportEurope under former IOC President Dr. Jacques Rogge and IOC Member Mario Pescante. She worked with the ...and more »
Posted on 11 April 2017 | 2:44 pm
  Olympics Features: Olympics: Budapest left
Sports Features CommunicationsOlympics Features: Olympics: Budapest left its mark on the 2024 bid ...Sports Features Communications(SFC) Budapest's contribution to the 2024 Olympic bid campaign was significant and the city has greatly benefitted from the massive strategic planning that was ...and more »
Posted on 11 April 2017 | 11:52 am
  We know you're bluffing, Gary... and that's
Winnipeg Free PressWe know you're bluffing, Gary... and that's too badWinnipeg Free PressIn the end, it was Klassen — the consummate amateur athlete — rather than the spoiled millionaires at the men's hockey venue who IOC president Jacques Rogge proclaimed during the 2006 closing ceremonies to be that year's most intriguing story and ...NHL will not participate in 2018 OlympicsNHL.comAlex Ovechkin says he's going to Olympics, despite what NHL saysESPNInternational Olympic Committee Articles, Photos, and Videos - Chicago TribuneChicago TribuneUSA TODAYall 191 news articles »
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 11:25 am
  Belgian Paralympic Committee signs
Insidethegames.bizBelgian Paralympic Committee signs partnership with All Nippon ...Insidethegames.bizThe Belgian Paralympic Committee (BPC) has signed a partnership with Japanese airline All Nippon Airways (ANA) in the build-up to Tokyo 2020.and more »
Posted on 1 April 2017 | 8:42 am
  Tanya Foley: What I learned about growing
The Athletic (Toronto) (subscription)Tanya Foley: What I learned about growing women's sport in the male-dominated hockey worldThe Athletic (Toronto) (subscription)The position was created in the aftermath of the Olympic Games in Vancouver following a series of lopsided scores and a cautioning word by then IOC President Jacques Rogge that things needed to change or women's hockey was in jeopardy of being a ...Billie Jean King, Mia Hamm Support US Women's Hockey Team During Boycott Over Wage DisputePEOPLE.comCraig Custance on Twitter: "USA Hockey makes it official. USA Hockey and Women's National Team reach agreement ...Twitterall 175 news articles »
Posted on 31 March 2017 | 3:10 am
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  Public health loses out in the race for
In 2012, the IOC confronted serious criticism over its agreements with high-sugar, high-calorie brands, with president Jacques Rogge questioning the suitability of McDonald's and Coca-Cola as sponsors under the growing threat of a global obesity crisis.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 9:18 am
  Last time Rudisha had an 800 race this big,
With 300 to go, against the best in the world, he simply ran away for a stunning victory. "This was beauty in action," then IOC President Jacques Rogge said, adding it provided a "magic moment" for the London Games. Now, at 26, Rudisha wants to bring that ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 7:33 pm
  This time, Olympic champion David Rudisha
With 300 to go, against the best in the world, he simply ran away for a stunning victory. "This was beauty in action," then IOC President Jacques Rogge said, adding it provided a "magic moment" for the London Games. Now, at 26, Rudisha wants to bring that ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 8:39 pm
  IOC President awarded honourary 10th Dan
Bach joins former IOC Presidents Jacques Rogge and Juan Antonio Samaranch, as well as United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon, in receiving the honour from world taekwondo’s governing body. He was given the award during his visit to the WTF ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 7:58 pm
  Homeless W/Cup: Willem-Alexander due for
On his appointment as an honorary member of the IOC in September 2013 in Buenos Aires, he was presented with the Olympic Order in Gold, the highest honour awarded by the IOC, by Jacques Rogge, then IOC president. “The visit of the King shows once again ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 9:36 am
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  Jacques Rogge to meet with wrestling leader
Facing a wave of criticism from around the world, IOC President Jacques Rogge will meet with the head of wrestling's governing body to discuss ways the sport can fight to save its place in the Olympics.
Posted on 13 February 2013 | 6:24 am
  IOC's Rogge defends high costs for Sochi
With the Winter Olympics a year away, IOC President Jacques Rogge praised Sochi organizers on Wednesday and defended the $51 billion price tag.
Posted on 6 February 2013 | 5:34 am
  IOC chief backs plan for 4-year doping bans
IOC President Jacques Rogge supports proposals to double the length of doping bans to four years as a way of keeping drug cheats out of the Olympics.
Posted on 26 November 2012 | 3:54 am
  Rogge says cycling will remain in Olympics
IOC President Jacques Rogge defended the international cycling union's anti-doping efforts Wednesday and said it would be wrong to kick the sport out of the Olympics in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal.
Posted on 24 October 2012 | 6:32 am
  Column: London done, so prepare for circus
IOC President Jacques Rogge still can't figure out what to call Usain Bolt, so here's hoping he gets another Olympics to sort it out. There's just something about his latest effort _"active performance legend" — that doesn't rise t
Posted on 13 August 2012 | 11:31 am
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  QnixSSF: On Friday, Colombian Foreign
QnixSSF: #@ Friday, Colombian Foreign Minister Jacques Rogge kicked off by World Uni#@-Teleth#@ for working at South Korean businesses.
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 3:46 am
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  Open Question: What do you think of Donald
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  Resolved Question: Why did the london
Posted on 24 August 2012 | 12:35 pm
  Resolved Question: What is Jacques Rogge's
Posted on 12 August 2012 | 8:59 am
  Resolved Question: What languages does
President of the IOC.
Posted on 27 July 2012 | 9:26 am
  Resolved Question: Do Fundamental Principles
...Chinese President Hu Jintao? In the "Fundamental Principles of Olympism" as can be read on the official Olympic website, it states: 1. Olympism is a philosophy of life, exalting and combining in a balanced whole the qualities of body, will and mind. Blending sport with culture and education, Olympism seeks to create a way of life based on the joy of effort, the educational value of good example and respect for universal fundamental ethical principles. 2. The goal of Olympism is to place sport at the service of the harmonious development of man, with a view to promoting a peaceful society concerned with the preservation of human dignity." How can the IOC President bear to sit next to a man like that who is responsible for atrocities in Tibet and re: Falun Gong? Allowing Heads of State who've got blood on their hands to attend the opening ceremony, like George W. Bush, his father & ex-Australian Prime Minister John Howard. What a farce and a joke. It makes a mockery of the Olympic Charter IMO. Agree???
Posted on 28 April 2011 | 10:54 am

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