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IOC President Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC during failed 2024 bid

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - IOC President Thomas Bach said Boston was firmly...the games.Bach also said Wednesday the IOC has a "commitment" from the U.S. Olympic...Chicago. OBITUARY: Leo Wallner, a former IOC member who led Austria's national Olympic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-29/ioc-president-bach-bosto
USOC picks Los Angeles for 2024 bid

...essentially sticks the city and state ? not the IOC ?with the burden of any cost overruns...budget or determine the financial risk.The IOC had set a Sept. 15 deadline for cities to...Boston will be forgotten by the time the IOC votes.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-09-01/usoc-picks-los-angeles-2
IOC alters its bidding process for 2024 Summer Games

...final vote.The decision, announced at the IOC's general assembly, opens the prospect...problem to have," Christophe Dubi, the IOC's executive director of the Olympic Games...to present a strong field for 2024, the IOC threw out the bidding plans it had announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-02/ioc-alters-its-bidding-p
IOC faces stark differences in Olympic host hopefuls

...seen as the big favorite, Almaty impressed IOC members at a presentation in Switzer landin...favorites," Gian-Franco Kasper, a veteran IOC member from Switzerland who is president of...summerand winter games, is viewed by many IOC members as a safe choice, one that canbe relied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-26/ioc-faces-stark-differen
IOC cites challenges for Almaty and Beijing bids for 2022 Winter Olympics

LONDON - The IOC on Monday cited serious challenges facing...and weaknesses of both.The report by the IOC evaluation commission did not rank or grade...security planning and operations," the IOC report said.Both cities issued statements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-01/ioc-cites-challenges-alm
US delegation to visit IOC about 2024 Boston bid

...to Switzerland next week to sound out the IOC about their struggling candidacy for the...high-level American delegation will be at IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzer land...might also attend. She and Probst are also IOC members.The U.S. officials will meet with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-05-22/us-delegation-visit-ioc-
Justin Gatlin ignores criticism at worlds

...every corner of the sport.In 2011 and 2012, the Court of Arbitration for Sport delivered a pair of decisions that reversed an IOC rule banning anyone who'd served a doping suspension of longer than six months from competing in the next Olympics.Lost in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-25/justin-gatlin-ignore
IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

...were the additions ratified Monday by the IOC executive board.The snowboard parallel...program to make room for Big Air.Under IOC rules, events and disciplines can be added...The new events are for men and women.The IOC has been determined to attract younger audiences...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-08/ioc-approves-new-events-
IOC chief confident stadium in Tokyo will be ready for 2020 Summer Olympics

...original design has been scrapped because of soaring costs.IOC President Thomas Bach responded bluntly when asked Saturday if...alternative, and the extravagant facility also was at odds with the IOC's new cost-cutting reforms known as Olympic Agenda 2020...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-18/ioc-chief-confident-stad
IOC president praises harmony of European Games

...team," he said through a translator.With Kosovo competing in its first major games under its own flag after becoming a full IOC member in December, Bach also said he was happy to see Serbs and Kosovans compete together. Serbia claims Kosovo as part of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-14/ioc-president-praises-ha