Bach attends the opening of the 127th IOC session in Monaco.
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Radical changes to how cities will bid to host Olympic Games, and rules allowing more sports to feature, were ushered in Monday as International Olympic Committee members took bold steps to revamp their movement.IOC members also scrapped a cap on 28 sports for a Summer Olympics, agreeing instead to limit the Games to 10,500 athletes and 310 events.The changes to the bidding process include allowing hosts to stage some Olympic events in other cities, and even countries.It will decide on the events for an Olympics not later than three years prior to the opening of the Games.Canadian IOC member Dick Pound already knows which events he reckons the Games could do without to pave the way for new ones.
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