Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Generic RTTOG’ Category

IOC relaxes guidelines on transgender athletes

Sunday, January 24th, 2016
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Transgender athletes should be allowed to compete in the Olympics and other international events without underdoing sex reassignment surgery, according to new guidelines adopted by the IOC.

Road to the Olympic Games: 5 things to watch this weekend

Friday, January 22nd, 2016
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Here's what to look for on this weekend's Road to the Olympic Games shows, featuring action from across the globe in alpine and freestyle skiing, along with bobsleigh.

Canadian Olympic Committee severs ties with 2 senior executives

Monday, January 18th, 2016
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The Canadian Olympic Committee has fired three employees after making the commitment to adhere to recommendations made by an independent investigation into purported misconduct by former president Marcel Aubut.

Road to the Olympic Games: 4 things to watch this weekend

Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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Here's what to look for on this weekend's Road to the Olympic Games shows, featuring action from across the globe in alpine skiing and bobsleigh.

COC to release findings in wake of Marcel Aubut resignation

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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The Canadian Olympic Committee will make public today a summary of a report on its handling of the Marcel Aubut affair. Aubut stepped down as president of the COC last year after women accused him of sexual harassment.

Road to the Olympic Games: 4 things to watch this weekend

Thursday, January 7th, 2016
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Here's what to look for on this weekend's Road to the Olympic Games shows, featuring action from across the globe in alpine skiing, volleyball and bobsleigh.

Road to the Olympic Games

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly show spotlighting Canada's top athletes, on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. ET. This edition features World Cup alpine skiing and Canada vs. Puerto Rico at the Olympic men's volleyball qualifying tournament in Edmonton.

IOC asks Ontario court to toss Canadian cyclist’s gender verification complaint

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015
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The International Olympic Committee has asked an Ontario court to throw out an unprecedented human rights complaint lodged by an elite transgender cyclist.

Keeping up with the Canadians during the holidays

Monday, December 21st, 2015
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Canada's athletes are spread far and wide at competitions or training, but most make a point of making the long journey home to see family and friends for the holiday season.

Whistleblowers don’t want suspension lifted for Russian track athletes

Sunday, December 20th, 2015
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The Russian couple whose exposure of doping in their country led to the ban of Russian athletes say they should remain suspended and excluded from the Rio Olympics next year.