insidethegames.biz http://www.insidethegames.biz/feed http://cdn.insidethegames.biz/logo.gif insidethegames.biz http://www.insidethegames.biz/feed en Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:13:00 +0000 Bolton stands down as London 2017 IAAF World Championships managing director http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034163/bolton-stands-down-as-london-2017-iaaf-world-championships-managing-director http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034163/bolton-stands-down-as-london-2017-iaaf-world-championships-managing-director Sally Bolton has stood down as managing director of the Organising Committee for the London 2017 ]]> Nick Butler Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:13:00 +0000 Kenya threatens Rio 2016 withdrawal if Zika virus reaches "epidemic levels" http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034157/kenya-threatens-rio-2016-withdrawal-if-zika-virus-reaches-epidemic-levels http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034157/kenya-threatens-rio-2016-withdrawal-if-zika-virus-reaches-epidemic-levels Kenya has threatened to pull out of this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro if the ongoing Zi]]> Nick Butler Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:18:00 +0000 Paris 2024 receive €8 million boost as four more sponsors join campaign http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034167/paris-2024-receive-8-million-boost-as-four-more-sponsors-join-campaign http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034167/paris-2024-receive-8-million-boost-as-four-more-sponsors-join-campaign Paris 2024 have received a near €8 million (£6.2 million/$9 million) boost to their Olympic and ]]> Michael Pavitt Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:45:00 +0000 Rome 2024 to present "vision" for Olympic bid at Palazzo dei Congressi Eur http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034166/rome-2024-to-present-vision-for-olympic-bid-at-palazzo-dei-congressi-eur http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034166/rome-2024-to-present-vision-for-olympic-bid-at-palazzo-dei-congressi-eur Organisers of Rome's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics will explain in detail abou]]> Dan Palmer Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:14:00 +0000 Pyeongchang 2018 President admits challenges lie ahead in build-up to Winter Olympics and Paralympics http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034155/pyeongchang-2018-admits-challenges-lie-ahead-in-build-up-to-winter-olympics-and-paralympics http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034155/pyeongchang-2018-admits-challenges-lie-ahead-in-build-up-to-winter-olympics-and-paralympics Pyeongchang 2018 has showed the world that they can deliver a successful Winter Olympics and Par]]> Liam Morgan Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:29:00 +0000 Women's 10m air rifle likely to provide first Olympic gold medal again at Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034158/womens-10m-air-rifle-likely-to-provide-first-olympic-gold-medal-again-at-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034158/womens-10m-air-rifle-likely-to-provide-first-olympic-gold-medal-again-at-rio-2016 The first gold medal at this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro is likely to be won once again in ]]> Dan Palmer Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:36:00 +0000 Tokyo 2020 unveil new website http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034162/tokyo-2020-unveil-new-website http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034162/tokyo-2020-unveil-new-website Tokyo 2020 has today unveiled its new official website, which will serve as the primary platform ]]> Daniel Etchells Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:29:00 +0000 Katusha escape suspension due to Paolini's "recreational" cocaine use http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034172/katusha-escape-suspension-due-to-paolinis-recreational-cocaine-use http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034172/katusha-escape-suspension-due-to-paolinis-recreational-cocaine-use Russian cycling outfit Katusha have avoided a suspension, despite two of its riders failing drugs]]> Dan Palmer Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:22:00 +0000 Astana "ready" to host 2016 AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships with 100 days to go http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034165/astana-ready-to-host-2016-aiba-womens-world-boxing-championships-with-100-days-to-go http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034165/astana-ready-to-host-2016-aiba-womens-world-boxing-championships-with-100-days-to-go The International Boxing Association (AIBA) claims Kazakhstan’s capital Astana is ready to host]]> Daniel Etchells Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:05:00 +0000 Rowing Australia make key coaching appointments ahead of Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034159/rowing-australia-make-key-coaching-appointments-ahead-of-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034159/rowing-australia-make-key-coaching-appointments-ahead-of-rio-2016 Olympic silver medallist Jaime Fernandez has been appointed as team leader of the Australian row]]> Liam Morgan Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:16:00 +0000 Olympic champions United States poised for Rio 2016 qualifier on home soil http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034164/olympic-champions-united-states-poised-for-rio-2016-qualifier-on-home-soil http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034164/olympic-champions-united-states-poised-for-rio-2016-qualifier-on-home-soil Olympic champions the United States will begin their bid to qualify for this year's Games in Rio ]]> Dan Palmer Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:08:00 +0000 Former FIFA Audit and Compliance Committee member sentenced to seven years in jail for fraud http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034169/former-fifa-audit-and-compliance-committee-member-sentenced-to-seven-years-in-jail-for-fraud http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034169/former-fifa-audit-and-compliance-committee-member-sentenced-to-seven-years-in-jail-for-fraud Canover Watson, a former member of FIFA’s Audit and Compliance Committee, has been sentenced to ]]> Daniel Etchells Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:35:00 +0000 Shah given three-month ban for doping by International Cricket Council http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034161/shah-given-three-month-ban-for-doping-by-international-cricket-council http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034161/shah-given-three-month-ban-for-doping-by-international-cricket-council Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah will miss the upcoming World Twenty20 tournament after he was gi]]> Liam Morgan Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:37:00 +0000 WheelPower launches #TalkAboutTakingPart survey http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034168/wheelpower-launches-talkabouttakingpart-survey http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034168/wheelpower-launches-talkabouttakingpart-survey WheelPower, the national organisation for wheelchair sport in Britain, has today launched its #T]]> Daniel Etchells Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:50:00 +0000 IOC to move into temporary premises after vacating Vidy headquarters http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034150/ioc-to-move-into-temporary-premises-after-vacating-vidy-headquarters http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1034150/ioc-to-move-into-temporary-premises-after-vacating-vidy-headquarters International Olympic Committee (IOC) staff have moved out of their old headquarters building in ]]> Nick Butler Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:00:00 +0000