Toronto officials saw public resistance as the main threat to a possible Olympic bid and worried holding a referendum on the issue would “allow critics to overstate and inflate opposition” to hosting the 2024 Games, documents reveal. 510 more words
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First, as a fan, let me get this out of the way.
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The NHL is on the forefront of innovation when it comes to trying out something new in sports, like when wooden sticks were replaced with composite sticks, or the latest version of the Reebok Edge jerseys debuted (they’re lighter than the previous sweaters). 683 more words
By Nickolas Rogic – Thompson Rivers University 2L JD Student
FIFA and the IOC have taken reactionary measures against the Kuwaiti Football Association (KFA) and the Kuwaiti Olympic Association (KOC), respectively. 514 more words
International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach believes Russia will resolve its doping issues and field athletes at next year’s Rio Games.
Russia was provisionally suspended from world athletics after an independent World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) report alleged “state-sponsored doping”. 210 more words
These attacks are deeply shocking. The IOC condemns these barbaric and cowardly acts.
This is not only an attack on the people of France and Paris, this is an attack on humanity and all humanitarian and Olympic Values… 120 more words