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Overtime

...inability to completely exclude the risk of potential infection," according to a statement issued by the International Olympic Committee.Under that ruling, 16-year-old female judo athlete Mamadama Bangoura and 16-year-old male swimmer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-16/overtime
IOC has 'more optimism' about readiness of Rio for 2016 Olympics

...of work still needed over the next two years ? with constant monitoring.Speaking in his office at the International Olympic Committee headquarters in Lausanne, Felli said there are no plans to move any venues as some sports federations had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-08/ioc-has-more-optimism-ab
Cho Yang-ho set to return as head of organizing committee for 2018 Games in Pyeongchang

...outside Korea recommended that I take this position and I also wanted to keep the promise I'd made with the International Olympic Committee to work for a successful Olympics here."Cho, who heads Korean Air, was head of the bid committee when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-28/cho-yang-ho-set-return-h
U.S. Olympic Committee will pay price if a U.S. city lands the 2024 Olympics

...to land the Olympics.The last two American bids have included agreements that didn't conform with the International Olympic Committee's guidelines, which call for around 90 percent of the host federation's domestic sponsorship to be channeled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-28/us-olympic-committee-wil
USOC trims list of cities for 2024 Olympic bid

...the bidding process.Probst said before the USOC commits to a bid, members want to see what changes the International Olympic Committee makes to the hosting requirements. New IOC President Thomas Bach has asked the board to work on an Olympic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-06-10/usoc-trims-list-cities-2
FIFA VP Issa Hayatou denies allegations of corruption in Qatar's World Cup bid

...football since 1987. He has said this will be his last term of office.In 2011, he was reprimanded by the International Olympic Committee for receiving money from former World Cup marketing company ISL in the mid-1990s. An investigation into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-02/fifa-vp-issa-hayatou
NBC extends Olympic deal through 2032 for $7.75 billion

...provides further long-term financial security to the IOC.In a deal negotiated secretly over six months, the International Olympic Committee awarded the exclusive rights to NBC on all media platforms for three Summer Games and three Winter Games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-07/nbc-extends-olympic-deal
Slopestyle event's future debated after high number of injuries in Sochi Winter Olympics

...Winter Games and should be dropped from future editions if the disciplines don't become safer, says an International Olympic Committee official charged with monitoring injuries among Olympians.Lars Engebretsen, head of scientific activities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-04-13/slopestyle-events-future
Troubleshooter, task forces to tackle delays threatening 2016 Olympics

BELEK, Turkey - The International Olympic Committee is sending a senior troubleshooter to Brazil next week as part of a series of emergency measures to tackle the delays threatening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-04-10/troubleshooter-task-forc
Constructions workers in Rio defy order to end strike

...Olympics ? defying a court order for them to return.The work stoppage began a week ago and comes as the International Olympic Committee is sending top-level advisers to Rio to tackle delays threatening South America's first Olympics.A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-10/constructions-worker