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Motor racing - 17 Jan 2005
The new management line-up at the Red Bull Racing Team was completed today with Günther Steiner officially confirmed as the team's Technical Director.
13 Jan 2005
Paul Newman, former director of communications at the Football Association, has joined the marketing and events agency, Benchmark Sport, as consultant director.
Rugby union - 13 Jan 2005
Fred McLeod has tonight also assumed the post of Scottish Rugby's interim Chief Executive in addition to the post of interim Chairman.
12 Jan 2005
FGSport is glad to announce that the role of Superbike World Championship MKT manager has been awarded to Federico Zurleni.
Rugby union - 12 Jan 2005
The Scottish Rugby Union has received a letter today (Tuesday 11 January) confirming the resignations of the three Non-Executive Directors on the Scottish Rugby Executive Board. The three Directors are: Fraser Livingston, Andrew Flanagan and Eric Hagman.
07 Jan 2005
England’s 1966 hat-trick hero, Sir Geoff Hurst today unveiled the itinerary for the planned Tours of the new Wembley Stadium, and tested out the first of the 90,000 seats that will be installed in the Venue of Legends before its opening in May 2006.
07 Jan 2005
Sport England London, the strategic lead for sport in the capital, today announced the appointment of two new members to the London Regional Sports Board. Andrée Deane and Paula Craig MBE have both joined the board and will support the existing members in shaping Sport England's work to increase participation and get London active.(1)
07 Jan 2005
Sport England London, the strategic lead for sport in the capital, today announced the appointment of two new members to the London Regional Sports Board.
Equestrian - 07 Jan 2005
The British Show Jumping Association Executive Board met on the 6th January 2005 and elected Michael Mac of Leamington Spa, Warwickshire as Chairman of the Association unopposed.
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
The President and Chairman of A1 Grand Prix, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum, today announced a number of personnel changes to A1 Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
The Champ Car World Series has announced the addition of two public relations veterans to the Champ Car Public Relations staff, including the hiring of Steve Shunck as the Director of Public Relations.
Motor racing - 04 Jan 2005
The President and Chairman of A1 Grand Prix, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum, today announced a number of personnel changes to A1 Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 04 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (January 3, 2005) – The Champ Car World Series today announced the addition of two public relations veterans to the Champ Car Public Relations staff, including the hiring of Steve Shunck as the Director of Public Relations.
Field hockey - 04 Jan 2005
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Field Hockey has named former Dutch and Australian Olympic coach Terry Walsh to the position of Technical Director of High Performance.
Indoor field hockey - 04 Jan 2005
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Field Hockey has named former Dutch and Australian Olympic coach Terry Walsh to the position of Technical Director of High Performance.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Colin Osborne, President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) since 2001, has been re-elected for a further two years as Chairman of the Board of CAMS.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Colin Osborne, President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) since 2001, has been re-elected for a further two years as Chairman of the Board of CAMS.
Olympics - 22 Dec 2004
Feliciano Mayoral, President-CEO of Madrid 2012, was today awarded the Silvestre prize for his contribution to The San Silvestre Race.
21 Dec 2004
Sport England, the strategic lead for sport in England, today announced the appointment of Matthew Delaney as its new Regional Director for London with immediate effect.
21 Dec 2004
Sport England, the strategic lead for sport in England, today announced the appointment of Matthew Delaney as its new Regional Director for London with immediate effect.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2004
The Board of Touring Car Entrants Group (TEGA) has unanimously reappointed General Manager Kelvin O’Reilly for a further three years, underpinning the work of the key V8 Supercar Championship Series figure.
Soccer - 16 Dec 2004
FIFA is opening the invitation to tender for European media rights as of Monday, 20 December 2004 onwards. The public tender comprises the media rights for TV and radio transmissions of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ in South Africa. The mobile broadcast rights will be tendered at a later stage, with the timelines yet to be defined.
Golf - 14 Dec 2004
Kuala Lumpur, December 14: Former Philippine President Fidel Ramos and Richard Siemens, one of Hong Kong's foremost corporate leaders, have accepted invitations to become Patrons of the Asian Tour.
Golf - 14 Dec 2004
Kuala Lumpur, December 14: Former Philippine President Fidel Ramos and Richard Siemens, one of Hong Kong's foremost corporate leaders, have accepted invitations to become Patrons of the Asian Tour.
Equestrian - 13 Dec 2004
Following his recent election as British Eventing Chairman, Mike Tucker has decided to stand down from his position as Director of Windsor International Horse Trials. The Board have appointed Jonathan Warr as his replacement. Jonathan has been involved at Windsor for 10 years as course designer and was an integral part of the Management Team in this year’s newly launched fixture.
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
Russell Anderson, the Chairman of the Association of British Kart Clubs (ABkC), has been appointed the UK’s chief representative on the governing body of world karting, the FIA’s Commission Internationale de Karting (CIK). Russell was nominated to the CIK by the Motor Sports Association and news of his appointment is a major boost for karting across the UK.
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004 - Brian Barnhart, Joie Chitwood III and Gary Morris each have been promoted to head three operating units of companies owned by the Hulman-George family, said Tony George, president and chief executive officer of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation and its parent, Hulman & Company.
Sailing - 09 Dec 2004
Michelle Warner has been appointed to the role of Commercial and Marketing manager for Skandia Cowes Week and will take up her appointment in January 2005.
Olympics - 08 Dec 2004
The British Olympic Association (BOA) today welcomed the appointment of Professor Dave Collins as Performance Director of UK Athletics.
06 Dec 2004
Sportev, the leading mobile sports company, has appointed Roger Mitchell as a Non-Executive Director. Roger brings with him a wealth of experience from the sports and media sectors.
Golf - 03 Dec 2004
(LET Head Office, Cheshire, December 3 2004) The Board of Directors of the Ladies European Tour announced today that Ian Randell’s employment as Chief Executive of the Ladies European Tour has ended, following a Board meeting on Tuesday 23rd November.
Motor racing - 02 Dec 2004
The Australian Vee Eight Supercar Company (AVESCO) board has voted unanimously to re-elect founding Chairman Tony Cochrane to the preside over the sport for another three years.
Badminton - 01 Dec 2004
With the departure of Stephen Baddeley (Chief Executive for the past seven years) to Sport England, the Badminton Association of England has appointed David Teasdale as interim Chief Executive.
Squash - 29 Nov 2004
The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has announced that it will be hiring the professional services of the World Squash Federation Chief Executive Ted Wallbutton following his retirement from the WSF in January.
23 Nov 2004
Stephen Baddeley this week took up his post as the Director of Sport for Sport England, the strategic lead for sport in England.
22 Nov 2004
It was announced today that Lars Sternmarker, currently Managing Director of IMG Scandinavia, will take on additional responsibility for driving IMG's new strategy for Russia, the CIS and Baltic States, as part of the company's global restructuring process.
Rugby union - 22 Nov 2004
RFU President Malcolm Phillips said today, 'There is no truth in recent speculation that a motion of no confidence in the RFU Chief Executive, Francis Baron, is to be discussed at the scheduled RFU Management Board meeting on Wednesday.
22 Nov 2004
Montreal, November 21, 2004 - The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced today that its Foundation Board has approved a U.S. $1.47 million increase in the expenditure budget for 2005. This is the first such increase in two years and raises WADA's overall budget to $21,705,000. WADA is jointly financed by the Olympic Movement and world governments.
Olympics - 15 Nov 2004
London 14 November 2004 - As London’s bid to bring the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games to London in 2012 moves into a new phase of marketing and promotion, Chairman Sebastian Coe today announced the appointment of John Jarvis CVO, CBE to work with the bid team on key projects over the next six months.
10 Nov 2004
ESPN and ABC Sports President George Bodenheimer announced today that Russell Wolff has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Managing Director, ESPN International. Wolff, who will continue to report to Bodenheimer, had been senior vice president and managing director, ESPN International since June 2002.
American football - 09 Nov 2004
The NFL has appointed Naked Communications and Woodhead Calliva to its agency roster as its marketing drive around the 2005 Super Bowl kicks off. Naked Communications have been briefed to provide strategic planning for the campaign that is intended to drive audience to the broadcast of Super Bowl XXXIX that will take place in Jacksonville, Florida on February 6, 2005.
Olympics - 09 Nov 2004
Luciano Barra, one of the most important personalities in the Olympic and athletics ruling field, has joined the Madrid 2012’s Olympic Office. Nine months away from the decision of the city which will host the 2012 Olympic Games, the Madrid 2012´s candidacy will strengthen its structure with the arrival of one of the most respected leaders in the sports world.
Olympics - 09 Nov 2004
8th November, 2004 - Business support for London's bid to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games is set to receive a further boost later today with the announcement of Digby Jones as a Bid Ambassador.
Olympics - 05 Nov 2004
(TORINO, November 4 2004) - After the meeting held last night in Palazzo Chigi (Rome), the president of TOROC Valentino Castellani today held a press conference during which he stated that on the occasion of the coming Board of Directors he will offer up his mandate as president.
Olympics - 04 Nov 2004
The British Olympic Association is pleased to confirm the following names of officials who were re-elected and newly elected at its National Olympic Committee meeting today.
Rugby union - 19 Oct 2004
Scottish Rugby is delighted to announce today two senior management appointments which form part of the continuing restructuring process. That process, when completed, will result in a strategically structured, more efficient organisation, with a more accountable management team.
15 Oct 2004
TWI has appointed Carlton Content’s former commercial director Martin Baker to take on a similar role at the independent production company.
Motorcycling - 14 Oct 2004
FGSPORT regrets to announce the departure of Superbike World Championship Marketing Manager Robert Wicks who is leaving the Group after five years in the role.
Squash - 12 Oct 2004
Jahangir Khan has been unanimously re-elected as President of the World Squash Federation at the International Federation's 34th Annual General Meeting in Casa Noyale, Mauritius.
Soccer - 11 Oct 2004
The Football Association has announced the appointment of Stuart Turner as Head of Broadcast and New Media. Turner joins the FA from BSkyB where he was Business Development Manager and formerly with the Sports Internet Group.
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