USOC Extends Nike Deal Through '20 Details Begin Emerging On DC 2024's Bid Plans S.F. Begins Effort To Land '24 Games IOC's Bach: Reform Will Make Bid Process Friendlier IOC Releases Reform Agenda USOC Looks For More Content Around Games Beijing Seen As Front-Runner For '22 Games Giants' Baer Leading Bay Area's '24 Bid USOC May Help Colleges Fund Olympic Sports Boston Bid Hinges On Proximity Of Venues
OLYMPIC NEWS AND NOTES
Published December 7, 1995
A USOC panel approved a recommendation yesterday dealing with conflict of interest questions involving members of the committee charged with selecting the USOC's next President. The committee wouldn't release details of the recommendation made to USOC President LeRoy Walker. Questions have been raised about links between two members of the new nominating committee and Bill Hybl, the leading candidate for President (Mike Spence, Colorado Springs GAZETTE TELEGRAPH, 12/7)....The Danish Government rejected a plan to have Copenhagen host the 2004 Olympics, saying it could not give the "necessary financial help" because of the lateness of the bid (N.Y. TIMES, 12/7)....A plan to secure airspace over Atlanta and the rest of Georgia during the '96 Games will cost nearly $10M, according to the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. Even corporations that have paid millions to sponsor the Games will "not receive special access to fly in restricted areas" (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 12/7).