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  1. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    International Olympic Committee review could mean fewer athletes

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Singapore IOC review could shrink Games: Ng Future Olympics could have fewer athletes and medals after International Olympic Committee (IOC) presidential candidate Ng Ser Miang ... and procedures for cities bidding to host the Olympics and suggested potential new sports should use the Youth Games as a testing ground before seeking inclusion. "It is time for us to do a major ...

  2. The International Olympic Committee

    Posted Dec 19th 2007, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... Written by John Millen. For news on the Beijing Games preparations go to http://en.beijing2008.cn/ The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is the top Olympic organisation. All major ... 6 What Olympic record does Dityatin still hold? Answers 1. b; 2. b; 3. a; 4. a; 5. a; 6. a; 1. International Olympic Committee; 2. Lausanne, Switzerland; 3. the US; 4. gymnastics; 5. six; 6. ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - OLYMPICS

    'Great chance' for squash to join 2020 Olympics, says Tony Choi

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 10:45pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will host its executive board meeting and the 127th Session in Monaco in early December and one of the key decisions is possible changes to the Olympic programme. ... who is also president of the Hong Kong Olympic Committee, said squash had many positives, although he would not be drawn into its chances of finally winning inclusion. "We will discuss ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Bubka becomes sixth candidate for top Olympic post

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Olympic pole-vault champion Sergei Bubka has launched his bid for the presidency of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the sixth candidate for world sport's most influential post. ... time to run for the IOC presidency." Bubka backed a proposal by Rogge that it should be a paid position. "I am not paid by the [Ukrainian] Olympic Committee, the IOC ...

  5. Retired athletes to receive HK$14m helping hand

    Posted Jul 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their needs and hope I can help.' Athletes from 74 national sports associations under the Sports Federation can benefit from the programme, initiated by the International Olympic Committee last year. The programme will be funded for the next three years by the Hong Kong Olympic committee, the government and the private sector. Wong said there would be different levels of support, ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong Tennis claims Olympic Committee is 'victimising' teams

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Association executive says refusal of Olympic Committee to allow full teams to compete in key events harming bid to return to Sports Institute 'We are being victimised', says furious HKTA Tennis, struggling to regain elite status at the Sports Institute, claim they have been victimised by the Hong Kong Olympic Committee which refused ...

  7. Sport - China - OLYMPICS

    Taiwanese boxing boss Wu Ching-kuo to seek top IOC post

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... is running for president of the International Olympic Committee, becoming the fourth candidate and the second from Asia bidding to replace Jacques Rogge. Wu, a 66-year-old architect who has been president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) since 2006, told a packed news conference in Taipei yesterday he was declaring his candidacy in order to "positively impact ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - WAKEBOARDING

    Wakeboarding world champ gives tips to Hong Kong squad

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... kilometres north of Manila. But all eyes will be on a two-strong International Olympic Committee delegation that will be there to assess the sport's credentials as a medal sport at the 2020 ... I was young," Boggia said. "I wanted to give something back to Hong Kong and what better way than to give some tips to the national squad preparing for their first major international ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - ADMINISTRATION

    Octogenarian officials cannot stand for re-election to Hong Kong's governing committee

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:11pm

    ... positions since 1992, will have to step down, after reaching the age of 80, as International Olympic Committee regulations stipulate. Though the deadline for nominations is not until next Wednesday, ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Amid criticism, three Sports Federation and Olympic Committee officers will be replaced Octogenarian officials to stand down Three ageing Hong Kong Sports ...

  10. Fok confident of getting IOC nod for another term

    Posted Oct 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Timothy Fok Tsun-ting is so confident of winning another term as an International Olympic Committee (IOC) member that he will not lobby his colleagues. The president of Hong Kong Olympic Committee was first elected in Moscow in 2001 and, according to the rules, he has to stand for re-election after an eight-year term. A secret ballot will be held ...




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