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Samaranch defends receiving guns from Salt Lake

...winning bid for the 2002 Winter Games. IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch said he is routinely presented with gifts during...clearly the inscription on the case: `To President Juan Antonio Samaranch on behalf of the population of Salt Lake City...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/07/oth_249518.shtml
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Troubleshooter, task forces to tackle delays threatening 2016 Olympics

...get things in order.Bach declined to issue a yellow or red card warning to the Brazilians. Then IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch handed a "yellow light" reprimand to Greek organizers of the 2004 Athens Olympics, a message delivered four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-04-10/troubleshooter-task-forc
IOC drops wrestling from the Games

...French baron Pierre de Coubertin, the founder of the modern Olympic movement.It also benefited from the work of Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr., the son of the former IOC president who is a UIPM vice president and member of the IOC board."We were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-02-12/ioc-drops-wrestling-game
Brazil might not be ready to host the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games

...situation has not reached the extent of the problems for the 2004 Olympics in Athens, which led then IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch to issue his "yellow card" warning to Greek organizers.Gryner acknowledged organizers got a "six to eighth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-08-03/brazil-might-not-be-read
Meetings mark start of Salt Lake's Olympic moment

...Rogge, a Belgian surgeon who was elected the panel's eighth president last July. That balloting to succeed Juan Antonio Samaranch in what is probably the most powerful job in international sports took place in a steamy Moscow summer, with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/01/oth_330914.shtml
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IOC prepared for reform vote

...inquiries into past cases of alleged abuses. And the panel's chairman said it was proper for IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch to be exempt from rules that limit rank-and-file members from accepting gifts of more than nominal value...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/11/oth_277352.shtml
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White House pledges $1 million in doping fight

...anti-drug program that applies 365 days of every year, to all Olympic athletes," McCaffrey wrote to IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch. He said measures must apply to both performance-enhancing drugs such as steroids and recreational drugs such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/25/oth_245698.shtml
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IOC perks included police helicopter rides

...a tourist spot 150 miles from Nagano. Some IOC officials were also entertained by geisha, and IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch received an expensive painting and Japanese sword. Japanese Olympic Committee executive board member Chiharu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/27/oth_251481.shtml
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FIFA, IOC clash on drugs

...Associated Press. D'Hooghe's comments came two days before FIFA president Sepp Blatter meets with IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch to try to resolve their differences on doping before the Feb. 2-4 world drug summit in Lausanne, Switzerland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/05/oth_249331.shtml
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Salt Lake apologizes for Olympic flap

...a way that might possibly appear to influence improperly the voting of IOC members," he said. IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch said he was "a bit disappointed" and "surprised" at the revelations, but there was no danger of Salt Lake...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/14/oth_247460.shtml
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