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You have reached the ATLANTA 1996 official web site. Here we hope to inspire true passion in those striving to continue the legacy of the Atlanta 1996 Centennial Olympic Games.

Since 2002, over 2,000 athletes from 53 nations have competed and trained with ATLANTA 1996.

ATLANTA 1996 is a Member of the World Union of Olympic Cities (WUOC) and represents the City of Atlanta at the WUOC.

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Alston & Bird, LLP
Alston & Bird, LLP

Hosting ATLANTA 1996 and Atlanta 1996 Centennial Foundation, and Serving as General Counsel of both Organizations for the past 5 years

Atlanta, USA (September 1, 2014)
The Trustees and Board Members of both ATLANTA 1996, Inc. and the Atlanta 1996 Centennial Foundation, Inc. thank Alston & Bird, LLP . . .
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Clark Atlanta University (CAU) President meets ATLANTA 1996 Co-Chair & CEO
Clark Atlanta University (CAU) President meets ATLANTA 1996 Co-Chair & CEO

To Discuss 3 Areas of Cooperation Between the 2 Institutions

Atlanta, USA (August 8, 2014)
Dr. Carlton BROWN, CAU President met this afternoon with Dr. Marc-Daniel GUTEKUNST, ATLANTA 1996 Co-Chair & CEO to discuss 3 areas of cooperation between the 2 institutions.
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18 Years ago the Atlanta 1996 International Training Center Concept
18 Years ago the Atlanta 1996 International Training Center Concept

Known as ATLANTA 1996 was Created

Atlanta, USA (August 4, 2014)
18 years ago, on August 4th, 1996, Prince Albert II of MONACO and Dr. Marc-Daniel GUTEKUNST created the ATLANTA 1996 concept and . . .
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Milestones

World Union of Olympic Cities (WUOC)
World Union of Olympic Cities (WUOC)

WUOC President Visits Atlanta

Atlanta, USA (May 5 - 7, 2010)

During a 3 days Atlanta visit, WUOC President Mayor Daniel BRELAZ meets Atlanta Mayor Kasim REED, visit the ATLANTA DITC campus at Brook Run, meets some of the ATLANTA DITC Institutional Partners, and celebrates the 8th Anniversary of the ATLANTA DITC.
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ATLANTA DITC 3rd Olympic Painting:
ATLANTA DITC 3rd Olympic Painting: "A Bridge of Friendship from Atlanta to Beijing"

A gift to the City of BEIJING and BOCOG

Prince Jun Wang Fu Palace, Beijing - China (August 26, 2008)

Tonight the ATLANTA DITC presented to the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games (BOCOG) and the City of Beijing a painting "A Bridge of Friendship from Atlanta to Beijing" specifically created by US Olympic Artist Steve R. Allen. The symbol of peace, sport and friendship was officially donated by the ATLANTA DITC to Mr. Zhou ZHENGBO from the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad.
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