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Organizers believe 2016 Olympics will show better side of Brazil

...Several have become underused "white elephants" that cost local governments millions to maintain.Now come the Summer Games, which are more complex and put Brazil under scrutiny again.Instead of a one-month tournament with 730 players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-28/organizers-believe-2016-
IOC chief confident stadium in Tokyo will be ready for 2020 Summer Olympics

...complete its new national stadium in time for the 2020 Summer Games, even though the original design has been scrapped...the stadium is going to be ready in time for the first Summer Games in Japan since 1964. GOLF'S RETURN: Bach says golf...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-18/ioc-chief-confident-stad
US delegation to visit IOC about 2024 Boston bid

...the IOC about their struggling candidacy for the 2024 Summer Games amid a leadership shake-up at the top of the bid...New York) and 2016 (Chicago), hasn't hosted the Summer Games since 1996 in Atlanta.Stung by polls showing support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-05-22/us-delegation-visit-ioc-
Boston's 2024 organizers release details of their $4.6 billion plan

...BOSTON - The group trying to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston released the most detailed look yet at its bid for the Summer Games on Monday, unveiling a $4.6 billion plan it says would create thousands of jobs and housing units, expand the city's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-29/bostons-2024-organizers-
Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

...Under the "Olympic Agenda 2020" reforms approved in December, the IOC agreed to abolish the cap of 28 sports for the Summer Games and move to an "events-based" system that would allow new competitions to come in, while keeping to about 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-22/baseball-softball-consid
IOC cites challenges for Almaty and Beijing bids for 2022 Winter Olympics

...snow and compact layout. Beijing was praised for its high-quality venues, experience from playing host to the 2008 Summer Games and plans to develop a winter sports market for more than 300 million people in northern China.While the report did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-01/ioc-cites-challenges-alm
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
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
Hamburg's Olympic bid is approved by country

...staged an Olympics since the 1972 Summer Games in Munich.Munich failed in a...Bach underlining that the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing failed to improve human...experience of hosting the 2008 Summer Games.The bid boasts strong public...

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

...at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Here are some topics he is expected to address:5 Olympic golf: The sport returns to the Summer Games next year in Brazil.4 Berckmans Road: Will the realignment of the road next year open up some room for eventual course...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/masters-insider-3