PARIS (AP) Three-time Olympic canoeing champion Tony Estanguet will join Bernard Lapasset as co-president of the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics, placing a top athlete at the forefront of the campaign. Previous bids from Paris for the 2012 Games and from Annecy for the 2018 Winter Games were both unsuccessful, and were perceived to have fallen short because of excessive government...
Via Associated Press
September 15, 2015 | Discuss
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