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Calgary Sun
Second time a charm, say Games boostershe said. “I really feel the IOC are now hunting for credible hosts after we ha
Second time a charm, say Games boosters
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
he said. “I really feel the IOC are now hunting for credible hosts after we had Sochi, which was a stretch and Beijing for the Winter Games? Come on.” Likely trouble in Rio de Janeiro this summer will further drive that point home, said... Read more
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Salon.com
UCI constantly examining packed Olympic cycling programschedule begins in late fall and runs through the winter. And right now, there
UCI constantly examining packed Olympic cycling program
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
schedule begins in late fall and runs through the winter. And right now, there is no push for adding a cycling event to the Winter Games. Then there’s the limit on medals that cycling can give out. The sport has been allotted 18 sets since the... Read more
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CIO
Jumping hurdles on the road to Rio 2016: AOC's head of IT Anthony Soulsbybeen involved in sports communications since the Sydney 2000 torch relay. He jo
Jumping hurdles on the road to Rio 2016: AOC's head of IT Anthony Soulsby
CIO / Posted 8 days ago
been involved in sports communications since the Sydney 2000 torch relay. He joined the AOC ten years ago and has been to the Winter Games in Torino, Vancouver and Sochi and the Summer Games in Beijing and London. “I want my solutions to be in... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
UCI examining packed Olympic cycling programschedule begins in late fall and runs through the winter. And right now, there
UCI examining packed Olympic cycling program
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
schedule begins in late fall and runs through the winter. And right now, there is no push for adding a cycling event to the Winter Games. Then there's the limit on medals cycling can give out. The sport has been allotted 18 sets since the 2000... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UCI constantly examining packed Olympic cycling programschedule begins in late fall and runs through the winter. And right now, there
UCI constantly examining packed Olympic cycling program
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
schedule begins in late fall and runs through the winter. And right now, there is no push for adding a cycling event to the Winter Games. Cookson is keen to bring back some track cycling events lost over time, including the individual pursuit... Read more
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DW
IOC respects doping ban, but opens door to some Russians going to Olympics |problems, not ones putting the countries anti-doping system itself in question.
IOC respects doping ban, but opens door to some Russians going to Olympics |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
problems, not ones putting the countries anti-doping system itself in question. Bach, who was in office for the Winter Games in Sochi, still faces turbulent weeks ahead of the August 5 opening ceremony For Kenya and Russia, he... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary city council to discuss push for 2026 Winter Olympicsfirst Winter Olympic Games in 1988. The festivities 28 years ago are considere
Calgary city council to discuss push for 2026 Winter Olympics
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
first Winter Olympic Games in 1988. The festivities 28 years ago are considered one of the most successful Olympics ever. The Winter Games left Calgary with more than $140 million in profit revenue and lasting facilities — Olympic Oval, Canmore... Read more
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Fortune
Watch: Visa Just Aired Its First Ad for the Rio Olympicsyears the commercials were “more corporate and staid.” Visa is sponsoring 46 O
Watch: Visa Just Aired Its First Ad for the Rio Olympics
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
years the commercials were “more corporate and staid.” Visa is sponsoring 46 Olympic athletes this year, up from 37 at the Winter Games in Sochi. It also created 17 cuts of the commercial that can be used in different international markets such... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna sending strong, dedicated delegation to International Children's Gamestime to attend." In 2011, when Kelowna played host to the 5th International Ch
Kelowna sending strong, dedicated delegation to International Children's Games
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 13 days ago
time to attend." In 2011, when Kelowna played host to the 5th International Children's Winter Games, it was the first time the winter games had been hosted outside of Europe. In the following years, there have been 250 Kelowna athletes that have... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Westerville mini-golf champion to compete at international tournamentlatter, Drexler said, isn’t inconceivable — considering the popularity of pursu
Westerville mini-golf champion to compete at international tournament
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
latter, Drexler said, isn’t inconceivable — considering the popularity of pursuits such as curling, a staple of the Winter Games for years. “It’s just becoming very popular,” Detwiler said. “Whether you’re 8 years old or 80 years old,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Pure joyathletes. “It means so much to our athletes for one state event to not be on t
Pure joy
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
athletes. “It means so much to our athletes for one state event to not be on the Front Range,” Fite said. “We do have the Winter Games in the western region at Copper (Mountain), but having the Summer Games out here is great for these... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Council to discuss property access and rebuildthe 2018 Alberta Winter Games Host Society co-chairs to come up with a “best po
Council to discuss property access and rebuild
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 22 days ago
the 2018 Alberta Winter Games Host Society co-chairs to come up with a “best possible outcome” for the community regarding the Winter Games. By the time council convenes for the public meeting at 3 p.m., councillors will already have sat through a... Read more
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chad
Sutton Lammas skaters to represent GB at Special Olympics in Austriaevents in the movement’s global calendar and held every four years, and this wi
Sutton Lammas skaters to represent GB at Special Olympics in Austria
chad / Posted 27 days ago
events in the movement’s global calendar and held every four years, and this will be the first GB has sent a team to the Winter Games. This sporting showpiece event will be held in Austria in March - commencing with a spectacular opening... Read more
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Swissinfo
Five Swiss bids in sprint for 2026 Olympicshas announced. These candidatures were handed in by the May 31 deadline. The Sw
Five Swiss bids in sprint for 2026 Olympics
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
has announced. These candidatures were handed in by the May 31 deadline. The Swiss sporting body is aiming to bring the Winter Games back to the Alpine nation for the first time since 1948. The five bids in question are the so-called ‘Swiss... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NHL, IOC still at odds over Olympics: Gary Bettmansaid the league and the NHL Players’ Association would be hard pressed to give
NHL, IOC still at odds over Olympics: Gary Bettman
Calgary Sun / Posted 29 days ago
said the league and the NHL Players’ Association would be hard pressed to give the green light for their players to attend the Winter Games if the International Olympic Committee maintains its stance of not paying out-of-pocket expenses for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Commissioner Gary Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Commissioner Gary Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. “The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it’s something we’re committed to,” Daly said. “It’s... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 29 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. "The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it's something we're committed to," Daly said. "It's... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
Warren Times Observer / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. "The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it's something we're committed to," Daly said. "It's... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
STANLEY CUP: Penguins edge Sharks 3-1 in Game 1Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
STANLEY CUP: Penguins edge Sharks 3-1 in Game 1
Savannah Morning News / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. “The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it’s something we’re committed to,” Daly said. “It’s... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
The Oakland Press / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. “The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it’s something we’re committed to,” Daly said. “It’s... Read more
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The Sault Star
City to seek Winter Games 2018the McMeeken and Northern Community Centre. If successful, more than just city
City to seek Winter Games 2018
The Sault Star / Posted 30 days ago
the McMeeken and Northern Community Centre. If successful, more than just city venues will be needed to host the events. The Winter Games will also use school gyms and facilities at Sault College, Algoma University, the Curling Club, The Tech and... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. "The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it's something we're committed to," Daly said. "It's... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. "The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it's something we're committed to," Daly said. "It's... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. "The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it's something we're committed to," Daly said. "It's... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. "The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it's something we're committed to," Daly said. "It's... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. "The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it's something we're committed to," Daly said. "It's... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 OlympicsBill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequ
Bettman not bullish about NHL participation in 2018 Olympics
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Bill Daly declined to speculate whether the World Cup would become a more frequent event if the NHL pulled out of the Winter Games. �The World Cup is not going to be an isolated event, it�s something we�re committed to,� Daly said. �It�s... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Neil R. Farmelo, former U.S. attorney, expert in planned giving lawwine country. In 2002, he was one of the runners who carried the Olympic Torch
Neil R. Farmelo, former U.S. attorney, expert in planned giving law
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
wine country. In 2002, he was one of the runners who carried the Olympic Torch through the Buffalo area en route to the Winter Games in Utah. He also enjoyed sailing, skiing and tennis. He owned several boats, which he sailed from the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Western cantons launch joint Winter Games bidfederal authorities are ready to provide a financial guarantee of CHF1 billion,
Western cantons launch joint Winter Games bid
Swissinfo / Posted 1 months ago
federal authorities are ready to provide a financial guarantee of CHF1 billion, he noted. According to their calculations, the Winter Games could inject CHF1.5 billion in income for the economy, as well as CHF85 million in additional tax revenue... Read more

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