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  Paralympics: Zhang lauds growth of para
Sports Features CommunicationsParalympics: Zhang lauds growth of para sport and promises to further expansion and popularitySports Features Communications**LAURA WALDEN has over twenty-six 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 ...
Posted on 21 August 2017 | 7:17 pm
  Nick Butler: Is anybody out there capable of
Insidethegames.biz (blog)Nick Butler: Is anybody out there capable of being the next IOC ...Insidethegames.biz (blog)In the absence of a genuine contest to determine host cities for either the 2024 or 2028 Olympic Games, it is hard to get too excited about the agenda...and more »
Posted on 21 August 2017 | 1:26 pm
  SEA Games flag blunder not the first, won't
Free Malaysia TodaySEA Games flag blunder not the first, won't be the lastFree Malaysia TodayReuters reported how then president of the International Olympic Committee Jacques Rogge said that there had been no political connotation. “It was a simple human mistake,” he was quoted as saying. Earlier this year, however, some Russian athletes ...#ShameonyouMalaysia hashtag goes viral after Malaysia presents Indonesian flag upside downRTall 311 news articles »
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 7:48 pm
  World Championships loom large for a sport
Insidethegames.bizWorld Championships loom large for a sport that got up off the mat to ...Insidethegames.bizParis, already gearing itself up as the prospective host of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, will welcome the quintessential Olympic sport of wr...and more »
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 3:59 am
  2023 IAAF Championships bid talk yet another
Daily Nation2023 IAAF Championships bid talk yet another Kenyan flight of fancyDaily NationThe occasion was the official opening of the National Olympic Committee of Kenya headquarters in Nairobi presided over by none other than the IOC president himself, Jacques Rogge. The assembled guests were happily tipping their glasses to 50 years of ...and more »
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 10:01 pm
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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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  insidethegames: @MichaelCelia1 @briaclew
insidethegames: @MichaelCelia1 @briaclew @NickJMButler She ran in 2001 at IOC Sessi%^% in Moscow when Jacques Rogge was elected. Sh… https://t.co/zdxYTtP3vP
Posted on 22 August 2017 | 2:21 am
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  Open Question: What do you think of Donald
Posted on 14 December 2016 | 11:58 am
  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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