A collaboration agreement was signed in Paris between the Organising Committees for the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne and the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in the French capital.
I’d never met Janet Evans before, although I remembered her from that unsettling footage taken during the 1996 Atlanta Games, when, while being interviewed by German television, she was horribly startled by the nearby explosion of the bomb that directly killed one person and injured over a hundred others.
Paris 2024 organisers - due to welcome the International Olympic Committee's progress-checking Coordination Commission for the first time tomorrow - are keeping their fingers crossed over an imminent city council vote that will be vital to their venue planning.
It was a fitting coincidence that last Thursday's (June 14) signing of the Paris 2024 protocol - the proposed financial blueprint for the Games - took place in the Hôtel de Ville's lavish Salle des Arcades under a classically painted ceiling depicting the theme of architecture.
Paris 2024 has agreed lower-than-expected salaries for its two top officials, Tony Estanguet, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) member and former canoeing champion who is the Organising Committee’s President, and Etienne Thobois, his number two.
Paris 2024 chairman Tony Estanguet claims France being awarded the Rugby World Cup the year before they are due to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games is an "advantage" which will be help boost sport in the country.
Etienne Thobois has been appointed director general of the Paris Organising Committee for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, it has been confirmed tonight.
Cities may be reluctant to bid for the Olympic Games at the moment, but there is evidently no shortage of people keen to organise them.
Paris 2024 today started the process to appoint an Organising Committee chief executive with Etienne Thobois, who held the role on the Olympic and Paralympic Bid Committee, confirmed as being among the candidates.
It looks like Paris 2024 is going to come under pressure to justify every centime of spending, with the future pay of its top officials succeeding the cost of last month’s trip to Lima as a subject of fascination in the French media.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has appointed the chairs and deputy chairs of its eight Committees for 2017 to 2021.
Paris 2024 chief executive denies conflict of interest after company he founded awarded contracts to work for bid
Paris 2024 chief executive Étienne Thobois has claimed that there is no risk of spiraling costs if the French capital is successful in its Olympic and Paralympic bid.
Civil engineering and real estate development company Bouygues Construction have signed up as the 15th official partner of Paris 2024.
The Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Bid Committee has signed an agreement with SNCF Group, France's national state-owned railway company.
Paris 2024 have continued ramping up their Olympic and Paralympic bid by unveiling social media statistics which supposedly show their success.