Tag: Olympics 2016

€1.3b Olympic broadcasting deal sealed

| 30 June 2015 9:25 am | 0 Comments
€1.3b Olympic broadcasting deal sealed

Discovery Communications secures multi-platform rights, from 2018 to 2024.

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Format changes could be in place for WEG in 2018, says FEI president

| 4 June 2015 4:34 pm | 1 Comment
Format changes could be in place for WEG in 2018, says FEI president

Survey revealed as next step in process of reform.

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Game of Thrones in the world of sports politics

| 25 May 2015 9:05 pm | 0 Comments
Game of Thrones in the world of sports politics

Two sporting realms; there can be only one winner.

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SportAccord president says Olympics should offer prize money

| 24 May 2015 9:52 am | 0 Comments
SportAccord president says Olympics should offer prize money

Marius Vizer also wants more Games revenue to go to sports federations.

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Video break: Ben Maher on Rio 2016

| 24 May 2015 9:22 am | 0 Comments
Video break: Ben Maher on Rio 2016

British Olympic team member talks about the road ahead to Rio 2016.

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Jumping’s Rio bonus at Melbourne Royal show

| 11 May 2015 11:20 am | 0 Comments
Jumping’s Rio bonus at Melbourne Royal show

FEI World Cup Qualifier also a qualifier for Australia’s 2016 team selection.

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The Olympic Games: Are we in a happy place?

| 4 May 2015 10:22 pm | 0 Comments
The Olympic Games: Are we in a happy place?

Is it a case of no gain without pain?

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Media exposure a crucial measure for Olympic inclusion, delegates told

| 28 April 2015 12:04 pm | 1 Comment
Media exposure a crucial measure for Olympic inclusion, delegates told

Coverage will grow in importance, FEI Sports Forum told.

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Time running out for first dibs on Rio 2016 tickets

| 16 April 2015 9:06 am | 0 Comments
Time running out for first dibs on Rio 2016 tickets

Ordering now guarantees participation in second ticket draw in July 2015.

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Qatar jumps to Nations Cup final – and the Olympics

| 20 February 2015 7:52 am | 0 Comments
Qatar jumps to Nations Cup final – and the Olympics

Saudi Arabia also makes final, with Qatar grabbing 2016 Olympic spot.

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Dressage judge candidates for Rio 2016 named

| 18 February 2015 8:52 am | 0 Comments
Dressage judge candidates for Rio 2016 named

Ground jury members will be chosen by draw a year before the Games.

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Horse sport gallops toward Rio 2016

| 28 December 2014 9:03 am | 0 Comments
Horse sport gallops toward Rio 2016

Rio readies for equestrian events at first Olympic Games in South America.

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Vote to name Rio 2016’s funky mascots

| 28 November 2014 8:45 am | 0 Comments
Vote to name Rio 2016’s funky mascots

Choice of three names for colourful creatures as past mascots welcomed to city.

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Want to be an Olympic volunteer? Rio 2016 wants you

| 16 November 2014 7:30 am | 0 Comments
Want to be an Olympic volunteer? Rio 2016 wants you

The Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games have extended the deadline for volunteers to help out at the event in Brazil.

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Olympic host city bidding under discussion

| 25 October 2014 8:18 am | 0 Comments
Olympic host city bidding under discussion

IOC’s Executive Board agrees on 40 recommendations to shape the future of the Olympic movement.

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Rio 2016 Olympic equestrian ticket prices revealed

| 2 October 2014 4:33 pm | 2 Comments
Rio 2016 Olympic equestrian ticket prices revealed

Cross-country tickets just $US24, while $US217 gets the best seats for the jumping finals.

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Rio 2016 progress on track, says IOC

| 2 October 2014 8:53 am | 0 Comments
Rio 2016 progress on track, says IOC

Olympic commission makes seventh visit to Brazil and is satisfied with host city’s progress.

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IOC considers Olympic TV channel

| 22 July 2014 7:21 am | 0 Comments
IOC considers Olympic TV channel

An Olympic television channel is under consideration by the International Olympic Committee, following its meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Saturday.

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Post FIFA World Cup, Brazil looks to Rio 2016

| 14 July 2014 8:28 am | 0 Comments
Post FIFA World Cup, Brazil looks to Rio 2016

IOC president impressed with progress on Olympic facilities in Rio.

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Rio 2016 organisers make ‘big step forward’

| 10 July 2014 11:19 am | 0 Comments
Rio 2016 organisers make ‘big step forward’

Test events start next month, with Games initiatives and facilities taking shape.

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