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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 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
Overtime

...effort were endorsed by voters statewide but rejected within the city of Boston, the organization would still pull the plug.The IOC is expected to choose a host for the 2024 games in 2017. Boston, selected by the United States Olympic Committee as the U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-24/overtime
Boston group says voters should decide 2024 Olympic effort

...effort were endorsed by voters statewide but rejected within the city of Boston, the organization would still pull the plug.The IOC is expected to choose a host for the 2024 games in 2017. Boston, selected by the United States Olympic Committee as the U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-03-24/boston-group-says-voters
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
IOC head Thomas Bach seeks support on reform program

...Declaring "the time for change is now," IOC President Thomas Bach urged the world's...month and will be put to a vote at a special IOC session in Monaco on Dec. 8-9. The proposals...opportunity, then the window will be closed."IOC director general Christophe De Kepper said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-07/ioc-head-thomas-bach-see
Hamburg's Olympic bid is approved by country

...officially present Hamburg as a candidate to the IOC. Boston and Rome have already announced...CONCERNS: Tibetan groups calling on the IOC to reject Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter...organizations on Thursday said they sent a report to IOC President Thomas Bach underlining that the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-03-21/hambugs-olympic-bid-appr