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IOC's Bach confident in Rio security after Paris attacks

LONDON - IOC Presi dent Thomas Bach expressed confidence...preparations. The games start Aug. 5."The IOC is not a security agency," Bach said...Los Angeles, Hamburg and Budapest. The IOC will select the host city in September 2017...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-11-15/iocs-bach-confident-rio-
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-
IOC, Olympics targeted by environmental protest in Rio

...hotel on Rio's Copacabana Beach where IOC officials were meeting Saturday, protesting...activists managed to steal the spotlight from IOC President Thomas Bach when at least two...including one saying "Ecological Holocaust. IOC go home." Another read: "Thomas Bach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-02-28/ioc-olympics-targeted-en
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
IOC inspection team pleased with progress on Rio venues

RIO DE JANEIRO - The head of the IOC inspection team wrapping up a three-day tour of venues for the 2016...the venue for track and field events, have usually been the same.IOC President Thomas Bach, who met separately with a group of 100 students...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-02-25/ioc-inspection-team-plea
IOC wants sliding events out of South Korea, official says

...another country to save money, according to an IOC official with knowledge of the situation.The IOC asked the South Koreans to halt construction...annual maintenance costs, and is in line with IOC President Thomas Bach's cost-cutting reforms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-06/ioc-wants-sliding-events
IOC President says 'time to change is now'

MONACO - IOC Presi dent Thomas Bach issued a final plea...Speaking on the eve of a two-day meeting of the IOC general assembly, Bach laid out his 40-point...them very soon," he said in a speech to IOC members in Monaco. "If we do not drive these...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-07/ioc-president-says-time-
IOC seeks bidders for 2024 Summer Games

...again for the 2022 Winter Olympics, the IOC will soon be seeking suitors for the 2024...their needs rather than adhere to strict IOC requirements ? is central to President Thomas...Recommendations are being finalized this week at an IOC executive board meeting in Switzerland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-10-20/ioc-seeks-bidders-2024-s
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

LONDON - IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed the U.S...The U.S., which provides most of the IOC's television and sponsorship revenues...for the bid."USOC leaders have said the IOC has encouraged them to try for 2024, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac