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31.05.2013Russia: 2020 Olympics - SportAccord / IOC Convention *** ARCHIVE


Eight sports groups, including wrestling, are preparing to pitch proposals to become the 26th core participant in 2020 and '24 during a meeting next month in St. Petersburg, Russia.

The final vote for Olympic inclusion is scheduled for September in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Overon will be offering a wide range of broadcast facilities from St Petersburg:

- Live Stand-Ups Positions 16/9 and 4/3
- Play out multi-format (NTSC/PAL). SP/SX/BTD/DVCAM/DVCRO/P-2…
- Connectivity to the OVERON Global Network

To book or enquire about available facilities, please contact:

Tel.: +34 91 837 75 50 View Live Positions


St Petersburg, Russia, 29 to 31 May 2013

The IOC Executive Board (EB) will meet in St Petersburg, Russia from 29 to 31 May, at the same time as the SportAccord Convention.

During the three days, the EB will meet with the Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) and the International Olympic Winter Sports Federations (AIOWF). It will hear reports on the IOC’s latest activities and receive updates on preparations for the forthcoming Olympic Games: Sochi 2014, Rio de Janeiro 2016 and PyeongChang 2018.

On Wednesday 29 May, the eight candidate sports (baseball/softball, karate, roller sports, sport climbing, squash, wakeboarding, wrestling and wushu) vying for possible inclusion as an additional sport on the 2020 and 2024 Olympic Programme will present to the EB. The EB will then decide which of the eight sports to recommend to the 125th IOC Session for inclusion.

Eurovision Special Events will offer the following facilities onsite:

Standup position for Live programme inserts
Playout (multi-format)
Connectivity to the Eurovision Global Network

Eurovision Special Events
tel +41 22 717 2840
Twitter: @EVspecialevents
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