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WSF's Olympic hopes squashed

The IOC has rejected a bid by the World Squash Federation (WSF) to have squash included in the 2004 Games in Athens.

The WSF is now intending to campaign for squash to make its debut in the 2008 Olympic Games. Ted Walbutton, WSF chief executive, says the result has come as a bitter disappointment: We strongly believe that squash should be on the Olympic programme and have made great efforts for many years to convince the International Olympic Committee of our case.

The IOC has also ruled that a strict maximum of 10,000 athletes will apply to the Athens Games - less than Sydney.

The IOC has rejected a bid by the World Squash Federation (WSF) to have squash included in the 2004 Games in Athens.
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WSF's Olympic hopes squashed

The IOC has rejected a bid by the World Squash Federation (WSF) to have squash included in the 2004 Games in Athens.

The WSF is now intending to campaign for squash to make its debut in the 2008 Olympic Games. Ted Walbutton, WSF chief executive, says the result has come as a bitter disappointment: We strongly believe that squash should be on the Olympic programme and have made great efforts for many years to convince the International Olympic Committee of our case.

The IOC has also ruled that a strict maximum of 10,000 athletes will apply to the Athens Games - less than Sydney.

The IOC has rejected a bid by the World Squash Federation (WSF) to have squash included in the 2004 Games in Athens.
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Energy is top of the agenda for two major reasons – cost and decarbonisation. With these two on a collision course, our experts share their views
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Fuel the debate about issues and opportunities across the industry. We’d love to hear from you – [email protected]
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We’ve set ourselves the initial goal of developing 100 Feel Electric sites, using a cluster model
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We want Grndhouse to be everywhere: in gyms, hotels, on holidays, at home – it’s boutique fitness in your hand
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