The French rugby team supports Paris 2012
The manager and the trainer of the French team, Jo Maso and Bernard Laporte, expressed their support to the Paris ' bid.
Leading French companies join forces
Eight companies should bring a combined value of € 12 million.
Weber Shandwick named by Paris 2012
The organization behind the Paris bid has retained Weber Shandwick to develop and implement its international public relations strategy.
Athletes join the race
Some 100 top athletes attended a presentation of the Paris 2012 project.
Response sent to IOC
The complete application presenting the main lines of the Paris 2012 plan was sent to Lausanne.
Jacques Chirac supports Paris 2012
The French President has reiterated his support for Paris' bid to host the Games of the XXX Olympiad in 2012.
First tender for international PR agencies
Paris 2012) launched an international tender for one or more world class Public Relations (PR).
First meeting of the bid committee
Three main points were covered: the budget, the principles to observe in accordance with IOC requirements and the precise role of the bid committee.
The IOC lays down a code of conduct
There will be three priorities for the organisation of the 2012 Olympic Games: security, the athletes, and control of costs and complexity.
Paris 2012 settles into its offices
The new installations won the approval of Mayor of Paris Bertrand Delanoë and Sports Minister Jean-François Lamour during their visit on October 6th.