Sport in the UK is facing a major overhaul in a bid to reverse disappointing participation figures and save the legacy of London 2012.
Great Britain name Alan Sinclair, Stewart Innes, Tom Ransley and Scott Durant as their men's four for the World Championships.
IOC President Thomas Bach personally welcomed the South Sudan NOC, represented by its President Lt. Gen Wilson Deng Kuoirot and its Secretary General Tong Chor Malek Deran, into the Olympic fold and presented them with a certificateShow More Summary
President Thomas Bach expressed his gratitude to all four candidate cities: “I would like to thank and congratulate the four candidate cities for a competition that took place with remarkable fair play,” he said. “They all have competed...Show More Summary
The Chair, Vice-Chair and members of the IOC Ethics Commission were elected or re-elected, regardless of the length of term they have left to serve, earlier today. Composed of nine members, the Commission includes as required a representative...Show More Summary
The Chinese capital was chosen over Almaty, Kazakhstan, in a vote at the 128th IOC Session in Kuala Lumpur. Beijing received 44 votes to Almaty’s 40. As a result, Beijing will become the first city to host both a summer and winter edition...Show More Summary
Lausanne, home to the IOC headquarters since 1915 and known as the Olympic Capital, was chosen over Brasov, Romania, during a vote at the 128th IOC Session in Kuala Lumpur, with 71 votes to Brasov’s 10. In line with Olympic Agenda 2020,...Show More Summary
In his presentation, called “#digitalolympics,” Sir Martin said the Olympic Games have survived and prospered for more than a century in large part because of a “willingness to continually adapt, even if that change has not always been...Show More Summary
When I open the famous envelope to reveal the name of the host city for the Olympic Winter Games 2022 on Friday I will be as curious as everyone watching. No one can say who will win but we can be confident that the decision will have...Show More Summary
IOC Olympic Games Executive Director Christophe Dubi and IOC Sports Director Kit McConnell provided a detailed report on the implementation of the first three recommendations of Olympic Agenda 2020 – shaping the bidding process as an...Show More Summary
The IOC Members were greeted by Olympic Council of Malaysia President and IOC Member HRH Prince Tunku Imram, who delivered the welcome speech. In the keynote speech, IOC President Thomas Bach detailed the great impact the Olympic Agenda 2020 reforms, approved at the last IOC Session in December 2014, have already had on the Olympic Movement. Show More Summary
The agreement means Dentsu will continue as the exclusive gatekeeper for broadcast rights (all languages; all media platforms) in Afghanistan Brunei, Cambodia, Chinese Taipei, East Timor, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,...Show More Summary
The International Olympic Committee will act with "zero tolerance" should allegations of widespread doping in athletics be proven.
Jessica Ennis-Hill's coach asks why the IAAF did not act on data appearing to expose widespread doping in athletics.
Anyone following the transformation of former Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner to Caitlyn knows it has been a long process and an emotional one for the Kardashian/Jenner family. courtesy: USA Today During a recent interview, KhloeShow More Summary
Lord Coe says the International Association of Athletics Federations will react robustly to allegations of doping in the sport.
IOC announces rules have been altered to allow every city bidding for the 2024 Olympics to make it to the final vote.
Flying disc sports, including Ultimate Frisbee, are officially recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The World Anti-Doping Agency is "very alarmed" after fresh allegations of suspected doping emerge in a leak of test data.
World sailing's governing body is to test for viruses in Rio's Olympic waters after an investigation showed a health risk.