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History might work against Los Angeles in bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics

...Garcetti said.Politics is another sport in the Olympic world, and Los Angeles has an edge there, too. IOC members Anita DeFrantz, the senior American in the IOC ranks, and Jim Easton live there. More former Olympians live in the region than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-30/history-might-work-again
Commissioner makes his Olympics push

...It almost was part of the Atlanta Games in 1996 -- at Augusta National Golf Club, no less -- until IOC member Anita DeFrantz and others criticized the club's all-male membership. WHAT THEY'RE SAYING: "I'm a great advocate of golf...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/16/gol_195283.shtml
Golf | Augusta National Golf Club
Senator tells IOC Congress will act if reforms not made

...ideal of fairness and excellence in competition," McCain wrote to International Olympic Committee vice president Anita DeFrantz. "This expectation of integrity extends beyond the playing fields and into all aspects of the Olympic movement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/17/oth_256455.shtml
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IOC hold corruption meeting

...April 14 on the Salt Lake City bribery case. Samaranch gave no reason for declining the invitation and said he hoped Anita DeFrantz, an IOC vice president from Los Angeles, would be allowed to take his place. "We share your concern on the need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/31/oth_257819.shtml
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Overtime

...defeating three other candidates and validating his work as the Olympics' top marketing official. U.S. candidate Anita DeFrantz finished last in the voting in what she described as another sign of global anti-American sentiment. There is no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/08/oth_135105.shtml
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U.S. Olympic itinerary hasn't changed. Yet.

...not to send a team to the 1980 Moscow Games, a lawsuit brought by former Olympian and current American IOC member Anita DeFrantz ensured the final decision on participation would reside with the USOC. Martin insisted over the weekend that discussion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/06/oly_414743.shtml
Olympics
Baldwin resigns as USOC president

...was meeting in Malaysia. The USOC said it will begin looking for a replacement immediately. American IOC member Anita DeFrantz said it is unclear who would replace Baldwin. The USOC has three vice presidents - Herman Frazier, Bill Stapleton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/25/oth_347566.shtml
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Baldwin elected to IOC, East to vice president

...executive board were two members who ran unopposed - Toni Khoury of Lebanon and Tommy Sithole of Zimbabwe. The United States has four IOC members - Easton, Baldwin, former vice president Anita DeFrantz and athlete representative Bob Ctvrtlik.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/07/oly_332073.shtml
Olympics
Overtime

...both named to the marketing commission. A third American, Jim Easton, was reappointed to the panel. Baldwin and Anita DeFrantz, the IOC's senior American member, were appointed to a new commission which will review the reforms enacted after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/22/oth_334355.shtml
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U.S. wrestler gets Olympic gold

...third in the competition and Bereket fourth, but they moved up when Leipold was disqualified. IOC vice president Anita DeFrantz draped the gold medal around Slay's neck and the national anthem was played. DeFrantz played a major role in getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/16/oth_301158.shtml
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