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Boston drops bid for 2024 Olympics

...States the best chance to bring the Games back to our country in 2024."The United States hasn't played host to a Summer Olympics since the Atlanta Games in 1996, or any Olympics since the Salt Lake City Winter Games in 2002. That timing, along...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-27/boston-drops-bid-2024-ol
2024 Boston Olympic organizers release original, unredacted bid

BOSTON - Organizers of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics on Friday released the full, unredacted version of the bid that won over the U.S. Olympic Committee, after city officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-24/2024-boston-olympic-orga
IOC chief confident stadium in Tokyo will be ready for 2020 Summer Olympics

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - The head of the International Olympic Committee remains confident that Tokyo will complete its new national stadium in time for the 2020 Summer Games.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-18/ioc-chief-confident-stad
Boston's Olympics bid faces several obstacles

...easing into this job.Their first board meeting is Tuesday, and the future of Boston's troubled bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics will be debated, with at least a chance the USOC could decide to change course.Those are the stakes, and Dan Doctoroff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-28/bostons-olympics-bid-fac
Overtime

...Thursday, when they finally gave up."It felt like the right place to be," Patton said. "I felt closer to him doing that."Moore, 30, was a member of the U.S. sailing team that competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-03/overtime
Michel Platini has big decision to make about FIFA election

...win the past two World Cups and oversees a four-yearly European Championship, whose global TV ratings rival the Summer Olympics, plus the season-long Champions League which showcases the highest quality soccer played anywhere.People familiar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-20/michel-platini-has-b
IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

...part of the world championships and the World Cup finals.The IOC is also still working on the program for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Under a new procedure, Japanese organizers can propose the addition of one or more sports for their games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-08/ioc-approves-new-events-
Group looking to bring 2024 Olympics to Boston honors past Olympians with state ties

...group working to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston honored dozens of current...host to South America's first Summer Olympics in 2016, the Winter Games have...Buenos Aires bid for the 2004 Summer Olympics but finished fifth and last in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-06/group-looking-bring-2024-olympics
IOC seeks bidders for 2024 Summer Games

...seeking suitors for the 2024 Summer Olympics.It will be hoping to attract...The U.S. hasn't held the Summer Olympics since 1996 in Atlanta. New York...unsuccessfully for five of the last six Summer Olympics. The anti-government demonstrations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-10-20/ioc-seeks-bidders-2024-s
Tulsa might make run at 2024 Summer Olympics

...city is now dreaming of something bigger: the 2024 Summer Olympics.Local officials acknowledge the idea is a bit far-fetched...tickets were sold at the 1996 Atlanta Games, the last Summer Olympics held in the U.S., and nearly 7 million were sold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-04-27/tulsa-might-make-run-202