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# 2024 Olympics

26th January 2023
# Paris 2024
Ukraine threaten Paris Olympics boycott if Russia take part
The International Olympic Committee have said ways to allow competitors from Russia and Belarus to take part should be “further explored”.
Last year
# Punishment
Corruption-tainted boxing federation excluded from 2024 Olympics
The recent re-election of IBA president, the Russian Umar Kremlev, has been called into question.
All time
# It's Like That
Breakdancing to feature at 2024 Olympic Games
The one-on-one dance battle format appeared at the 2018 Youth Olympics.
# Out of touch
Plans for 2024 Paris Olympics 'obsolete' says IOC member
Former French sports minister Guy Drut says the Olympics need to change to become more in touch with reality.
# mockery
'The girl you were warned about': Paris 2024 logo earns ridicule
Unveiled on Monday, the design incorporates an art deco style.
# Plan
Breakdancing proposed as new sport for 2024 Olympics
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) must now consider the proposal and come to a decision by December 2020.
# Grande For Some
The Paris Olympics will have beach volleyball under the Eiffel Tower
The International Olympic Committee this week named Paris and Los Angeles as hosts for the 2024 and 2028 Olympics.
# Thumbs Down
LA hits back at Paris accusations of buying Facebook likes to aid Olympic bid
A report picked up by several media documented a sudden boost in fans on the LA 2024 Facebook page.
# 2024 Olympics
Rome's Olympic bid abandoned after newly-elected mayor refuses to support project
Budapest, Los Angeles and Paris are battling to stage the Games.
# Rome Rule
Rome's mayor has pulled the plug on 'irresponsible' 2024 Olympics bid
Virginia Raggi said she could not ask the people of Italy to shoulder the debts of hosting the Games.