Olympic Committee

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Lance Cross - Biography
... He was chairman of the New Zealand Olympic Committee, and was also Head of Sports Broadcasting for the New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation ... In 1969, Cross became the New Zealand International Olympic Committee member in 1969 ... for services to sport as a member of the International Olympic Committee and chairman of the New Zealand Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association ...
List Of Doping Cases In Cycling - 2000s - 2009
... On 11 February, the Italian National Olympic Committee matched DNA samples taken from Alejandro Valverde during a rest day in Italy of the 2008 Tour de ... At a February 2009 appearance in front of the Olympic Committee, Valverde maintained his innocence and questioned the Italians' jurisdiction over this case ... In May 2009, the Italian Olympic Committee suspended him from competition in Italy for 2 years, effectively barring him from the 2009 Tour de France, which detoured briefly onto Italian soil ...
China At The 1952 Summer Olympics
... of China (PRC) sent a delegation to the Olympic Games for the first time at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland ... mainland China competed for the Republic of China (ROC) at the Olympic Games in 1932, 1936, and 1948 ... the Chinese Civil War, 19 of the 25 members of the Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) withdrew to the island of Taiwan in 1951, and the COC was reorganized in Beijing ...
Canada At The 2010 Winter Olympics - Preparation - Hockey Uniform Controversy
... The International Olympic Committee (IOC) does not allow the use of national federation logos, but did not strictly enforce the rule until the 2008 Summer Olympics ... the Hockey Canada logo at the 1998, 2002 and 2006 Winter Olympics, because the IOC does allow an exemption if the nation's National Olympic Committee approves ... The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) chose not to support an exemption ...
Membership Of Kosovo In International Sports Federations - Rejected Membership Applications - International Olympic Committee
... The International Olympic Committee (IOC) does not recognise the Olympic Committee of Kosovo, created in 1992 ...

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