United States Olympic Committee

TSX DAILY: Swiss say no to Semenya; Senators tell USOPC to pay $20 million...

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= TSX DAILY ~ 1 August 2019 = | 1. | Swiss Federal Tribunal: Semenya’s appeal unlikely to succeed The battle royal between the International Association of...

LANE ONE: Senators Moran and Blumenthal submit bill to strengthen oversight of USOPC, but...

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The long Congressional inquiry into the Larry Nassar scandal, the history of athlete abuse in some sports and the lack of action by U.S....

LANE ONE: “The World Championships aren’t important. The Olympics are important.”

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Olympic sport is often ignored in the U.S., even at the level of the World Championships, when the same athletes who will be in...

LANE ONE: Welcome to the best week of the Olympic-sport summer: FINA Worlds, Tour...

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If you want to be up on your friends on who to look for in Tokyo in 2020, this would be a good week...

THE BIG PICTURE: USA Track & Field told to replace six more athletes on...

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The Pan American Games open in Lima (PER) on 26 July and the track & field competition will start on 6 August. But an...

LANE ONE: Borders Commission urges USOPC to expand athlete support and NGB compliance …...

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The last few years have been difficult ones for the United States Olympic Committee, in the aftermath of the Larry Nassar abuse scandal in...

LANE ONE: U.S. Olympic Committee tax return shows $323 million in 2018 revenue, and...

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As a charitable organization under Internal Revenue Service rules, the United States Olympic Committee is exempt from Federal taxes, but is required to file...

LANE ONE: The IOC’s glowing financial statements, and how they might go up in...

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The International Olympic Committee released its 2018 Annual Report last week, with a complete set of financial statements that provide a fascinating look at...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Diack indictment shows corruption on a grand scale; USA Synchro tries...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● The German ARD network managed to obtain a copy of...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Sensational 10.73s for Thompson and Fraser-Pryce in Jamaican Trials!

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● True, Usain Bolt is retired, but Jamaica’s women’s 100 m...

LANE ONE: Is the new LA 2028 budget of $6.88 billion really serious, or...

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Ever since the late Montreal Mayor Jean Drapeau famously claimed – six years prior to the 1976 Olympic Games in his city – that...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Tough times for Jamaican track … off the field?

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● Uneasy signs for the sport in Jamaica, where this weekend’s Jamaica...

LANE ONE: Getting Team USA gear is a lot easier now than it was...

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Olympic bronze medalist Anita DeFrantz filed an unsuccessful lawsuit against U.S. President Jimmy Carter to try and overcome his American boycott of the 1980...

LANE ONE: Planning your time off for 2020 yet? How about U.S. Trials week...

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With the announcement of St. Louis, Missouri as the site for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials for men and women, the United States Olympic...

THE BIG PICTURE: USA Gymnastics’ future collides with its present over the next seven...

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On Tuesday, USA Gymnastics announced that the 2020 Olympic Trials in Artistic Gymnastics will be held at the Enterprise Center in St. Louis, Missouri...

LANE ONE: The LA28-USOC deal with NBC could be just the beginning

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Words like “visionary” and “unprecedented” and “revolutionary” have been thrown about over the past week about the agreement between NBCUniversal, the Los Angeles 2028...

LANE ONE: USOC Board focuses on Congress, athlete advocacy and gymnastics in L.A. Board...

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The United States Olympic Committee has been battered by accusations and scandal, hammered in Congressional hearings, changed out its leadership ... and got the...

THE BIG PICTURE: With Congress on its tail, USOC is putting heat on its...

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Stung by the multiple Congressional inquiries into its responses – or lack of responses – to the sexual-abuse situations in swimming, gymnastics and other...

THE BIG PICTURE: German Cartel Office relaxes IOC’s Rule 40 restrictions through 2026

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A long administrative process that began in 2017 resulted in a decision issued Wednesday (27th) that “extended” the personal advertising activities of German athletes...

THE BIG PICTURE: USA Gymnastics hires a new chief executive (again)

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USA Gymnastics has been targeted by the United States Olympic Committee for de-certification as the National Governing Body for the sport, but it isn’t...

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