Tokyo Looking To Cut $1.7B Off 2020 Bill IOC Vision Creates 'Sense Of Modernization' IOC VP Asks Toyko To Move Event Venues IOC To Bring In Cheaper, Easier Bidding IOC To Unveil Major Changes British Swimming Partners With Japan Australian Olympic Sports Needs Funds Collaboration 'Key' To Aussie Success Organizers Say Baku Will Be Ready Paris Mayor Calls For Patience On '24 Bid
Enter amount in full numerical value, without currency symbol or commas (ex: 3000000).
SBD Global/February 4, 2013/Olympics
Olympic Notes: Stars Of London Games Head For Olympic Job Center
Published February 4, 2013
CYCLING'S NEXT ROUTE: The Int'l Cycling Union (UCI) has "agreed to make the proposal for the additional disciplines in Brazil." The UCI will "bid for points races to return, plus an extension to the BMX and mountain-bike programmes," which featured one discipline at the London Games (BBC, 2/3). ... IOC President Jacques Rogge said that the Olympic body "will consider whether to help fund a truth-and-reconciliation process in cycling." Rogge said that he has not received a request from the Int'l Cycling Union (UCI) to help fund the process, "but the IOC would consider the possibility" (AP, 2/1).