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USOC Chair Larry Probst yesterday gave "the strongest indication yet" that the U.S. will put forth a bid city for the '24 Summer Olympics, according to Eddie Pells of the AP. Probst said after the USOC BOD meeting, "It is our intention to bid. ... A lot of things have to fall into pla...
Atlanta city officials and ACOG are set to begin negotiations over a city services agreement "sometime next month" to determine expenses for which the city must be reimbursed. The agreement is a "lega
US Skiing is "facing major budget cuts," already cutting $1.2M and looking to cut another $1.3M from its $12.4M annual budget. Officials cite fundraising competition from the ''96 summer games and "be
Imprinted Products Corp. of San Diego has announced the extension of its ''96 ACOG license to include pencils, earrings and key tags. The company initially received Games licensing for lapel pins (THE
ACOG has created a 12-page catalog that will be inserted in the November issues of PEOPLE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED AND SOUTHERN LIVING in the committee''s first push to sell licensed Olympics merchandise.
Izzy, the Olympic mascot for the ''96 games, will have a "series of animated specials" that will debut next spring. A financial backer has guaranteed three shows, but the Olympic committee would like
Olympic officials were "forced to concede problems" in their first test event. The top finishers in the Pan Am Race Walk Cup said the hilly course is very likely to cause injuries and disqualification
The Atlanta Sports Council is "outlining contests it plans to pursue through the year 2000", in an effort to avoid the post- Olympic letdown that other cities have experienced. The Council submitted a
The Olympic site-inspection team visited Salt Lake City to examine the state''s sports facilities. The site-team is helping the IOC "narrow the list of nine cities competing for the 2002 Winter Games
The ''94 Pan American Race Walk Cup this weekend is the first of 29 test events for ACOG. The competitions will "tell how ready ACOG''s staff, volunteers, results, transportation, and countless other
Atlanta councilwoman Carolyn Banks today will attempt to link a proposed mega-sign ordinance to completion of a city services contract with the ACOG, according to this morning''s ATLANTA CONSTITUTION.