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IOC Begins Site Visit for LA2024 Bid

IOC Begins Site Visit for LA2024 Bid

| May 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leaders of the Los Angeles bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games began their formal pitch to the IOC Evaluation Commission by highlighting the bid’s

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L.A. City Council Approves 2024 Host City Contract

L.A. City Council Approves 2024 Host City Contract

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles City Council has voted unanimously to authorize the city to sign the host city contract with the International Olympic Committee

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| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Angela Ruggiero

An Olympian from 1998 through 2010 (winning a gold, two silvers and a bronze), Angela Ruggiero has skated in more games for Team USA than any other player, man or woman. But her career has also included other milestones, including her election in 2010 to the International Olympic Committee’s Athletes’ Commission and a seat on the U.S. Olympic Committee board. She continues to play a number of IOC roles, including work on the 2016 Youth Olympic Games and coordinating the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. In November, she will become the fourth woman inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. A former president of the Women’s Sports Foundation, Ruggiero is also serving on the board of Boston’s 2024 Olympics bid. In this interview with SportsTravel’s Jason Gewirtz

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Thomas Bach

Thomas Bach

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thomas Bach has been appointed president of the International Olympic Committee. He replaces Jacques

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Larry Probst Nominated to IOC

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

U.S. Olympic Committee President has been nominated as a candidate to join the International Olympic Committee. Probst was one of nine

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