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Boston organizers unveil plans for 2024 Olympics

...oldest public park in the United States.The organizers of Boston's Olympic bid unveiled their plans for the 2024 Summer Games on Wednesday. Those plans include a pedestrian boulevard along a channel running to a temporary Olympic stadium that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-01-21/boston-organizers-unveil
Boston is picked by USOC as bid city for 2024 Summer Games

...college-centric bid will overshadow the city's organized protest group and convince international voters to bring the 2024 Summer Games to America after a 28-year gap.During a daylong meeting at the Denver airport Thursday, USOC board members chose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-01-08/boston-picked-usoc-bid-c
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

...International Olympic Com mittee is eager to have a solid bid from the United States, which is looking to play host to the Summer Games for the first time in nearly three decades.The U.S. Olympic Committee board voted Tuesday in favor of a bid after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
USOC seeks partner, leaders who share Olympic vision when choosing 2024 bid city

...Olympic Committee meet Thursday, they'll be deciding on more than a city to put in the running to play host to the 2024 Summer Games. They'll be picking a partner that will help shape their future.Leaders from Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-01-07/usoc-seeks-partner-leade
Overtime

...2024 GamesThe U.S. Olympic Commit tee will try to land the 2024 Olympics and end a 28-year drought without the Summer Games.Which city will it pick? Stay tuned.After hearing presentations from the four candidates Tuesday ? Boston, Los...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-16/overtime
IOC President says 'time to change is now'

...and keep them affordable.He spoke of the need to revamp the sports program by scrapping the cap of 28 sports for the Summer Games to allow new events to come in ? a process that could clear the way for baseball and softball at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-07/ioc-president-says-time-
IOC head Thomas Bach seeks support on reform program

...only Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan in the running.Any changes in the bid process would go into effect for the 2024 Summer Games. Potential bids could come from cities in the United States, France, Italy, Turkey, Qatar, and South Africa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-07/ioc-head-thomas-bach-see
History might work against Los Angeles in bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics

...give Los Angeles a shot at playing host to its third Summer Games.The 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles are widely credited...and next year it will stage the Special Olympics World Summer Games.From Mayor Eric Garcetti on down, there is widespread...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-30/history-might-work-again
International Olympic Committee overwhelmingly approves wide-ranging reform package

...against gay "propaganda" ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.The IOC abolished the cap of 28 sports for the Summer Games to move to an "events-based" system that would allow new competitions to come in, while keeping to about 10,500...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-08/international-olympic-co
USOC will decide next week if it will bid on 20024 Games

...Emirates; Budapest, Hungary; and a city or region in South Africa.The United States hasn't played host to the Summer Games since 1996 in Atlanta. New York made a failed bid for the 2012 Olympics, and Chicago missed out for 2016."That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-09/usoc-will-decide-next-we