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Peace talks yet to begin in Olympic sport feud - The Australian

The Australian

Peace talks yet to begin in Olympic sport feud
The Australian
The ugly feud that developed between AOC president John Coates and ASC president John Wylie in the Rio Olympic year, and sparked the first contested AOC presidential election in 30 years, has been a huge distraction for the 40 Olympic sports caught in ...


For India, it is time to stop complaining and start playing Olympic sports - e27

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For India, it is time to stop complaining and start playing Olympic sports
e27
He has played six Olympic sports at the district, state and national levels, has an MBA in Sports Management and has worked with the stalwarts for 13 odd years before taking the plunge in muddied waters of Olympic sports in India. Talent in India has ...


Australia's Olympic movement facing messy clean-up after AOC vote - Courier Mail

Courier Mail

Australia's Olympic movement facing messy clean-up after AOC vote
Courier Mail
It took one of the smallest Olympic sports that does not receive any Olympic funding, Judo, to put things in perspective when it spoke up about the need for change no matter who wins. “They must stop warring and learn how to work together,'' Judo ...
AOC vote: Danni Roche wants vote taken away from Olympic sportsThe Australian
John Coates easily re-elected president of Australian Olympic CommitteeThe Australian Financial Review
The AOC election explained: How will the top roles in Australian Olympic sport be decided?ABC Online
Huffington Post Australia -Gold Coast Bulletin -The Guardian
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Winter sports suffer in funding cuts - The Australian

The Australian

Winter sports suffer in funding cuts
The Australian
There is more funding uncertainty ahead for Australia's Olympic sports after it emerged that an extra $15.5 million allocated to the Australian Sports Commission for the next financial year will only stave off funding cuts for a year as it prepares for ...
Federal budget 2017: John Coates 'very disappointed' with Government's Olympic funding for Summer and Winter GamesABC Online

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Ron Walker accuses Olympic chiefs of interfering in battle over Coates - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald

Ron Walker accuses Olympic chiefs of interfering in battle over Coates
The Sydney Morning Herald
Ron Walker, the elder statesman of Australian sports administration and one of the country's most prominent business figures, has lashed the International Olympic Committee for "an attempt to blatantly interfere in the Australian Olympic Committee's ...
John Coates told he'll lose International Olympic Committee vice-president role if dumped as AOC bossABC Online
Funding turf war hurts athletes, Olympic movementThe Australian
John Coates: Independent Olympic finances crucial to team successThe Australian Financial Review
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Rio's example: Why no city should bid to host the Olympics - Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports

Rio's example: Why no city should bid to host the Olympics
Yahoo Sports
It's time for everyone to reconsider the Olympics, because this can't be sustainable. The IOC, and its many sport-specific governing bodies, want everything gold plated. There are demands for massive, opulent venues that make little sense for a few ...
Rio Olympic planning assailed for 'white elephant' venuesCBC.ca
Some of the Rio Olympic medals are falling apartFOXSports.com
From unpaid workers to barren arenas, Rio's Olympic legacy has quickly become one of regretNational Post
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Rio 2016 Olympic 100m freestyle gold medallist Kyle Chalmers to have heart surgery - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald

Rio 2016 Olympic 100m freestyle gold medallist Kyle Chalmers to have heart surgery
The Sydney Morning Herald
Teenage Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has pulled out of July's world swimming championships and is to undergo surgery for a worsening heart condition. Rio Games 100m freestyle gold medallist Chalmers has supraventricular tachycardia, or recurrent ...

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Ballina Shire Council will not back ski jump project - Northern Star

Northern Star

Ballina Shire Council will not back ski jump project
Northern Star
Councillor Phil Meehan said will put forward a motion to have the Olympic sports training facility, proposed to be erected at Lake Ainsworth, re-located. "With the relevant State Minister being the only person who can reject the DA I believe that this ...


Olympic Sports - TechSideline.com

Olympic Sports
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TechSideline.com (a.k.a. TSL) is an independent publication that is in no way affiliated with or sponsored by Virginia Tech or the Virginia Tech Athletic Department. The opinions of the author(s) on this site are independent and no way reflect the ...


Los Angeles, Paris could both win Olympic bids - CBC.ca

CBC.ca

Los Angeles, Paris could both win Olympic bids
CBC.ca
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti told reporters at an Olympic sports conference in Denmark last month that his city and Paris could start as "friends not competitors" if invited by the IOC for talks. Bach upended expectations in what shaped as a tight 2024 race ...

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