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It's time for the International Olympic Committee to step up and pay its fair share

The International Olympic Committee has long run itself like a profit-gobbling cartel. In the process, its leaders have shown no small amount of egoism. When IOC President Thomas Bach asked his vice presidents to assess the possibility of awarding both the 2024 and 2028 Games at once, he assumed...

Transgender Weightlifter Wins International Women’s Competition, Sets National Record

6 days agoNews : Huffington Post

This article originally appeared on Outsports New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard has won an international powerlifting competition, raising questions about her participation and the new International Olympic Committee policy onShow More Summary

Olympics-IOC welcome Tokyo 2020 golf venue u-turn on women members

SYDNEY, March 21 (Reuters) - International Olympic Committee vice president John Coates has welcomed the decision of the club which will host the golf tournaments at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to admit women as full members.

Gold medalist Roche to challenge IOC VP Coates in elections

International Olympic Committee John Coates will have his leadership of Australia's Olympic movement challenged for the first time in decades after 1996 field hockey gold medalist Danni Roche got backing to run against him in May elections        

Date Shift For 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam The 2018 Youth Olympic Games have seen their dates move slightly, per the International Olympic Committee. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Date Shift For 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games

IOC sets up group to look at double 2024-2028 Olympic picks

The International Olympic Committee has moved closer toward picking both Los Angeles and Paris to host a Summer Games in an unprecedented double vote this year. IOC President Thomas Bach … Click to Continue »

IOC board member apologises 'unreservedly' for Holocaust comparison

An International Olympic Committee board member apologises for comparing calls to ban Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics to the Holocaust.

NKorea plans to participate in ice hockey event in South

South Korean Olympic organizers say the North Korean women's ice hockey team has registered to compete in an international event in the South next month. The organizing committee for the … Click to Continue »

IOC To Create Independent Anti-Doping Testing Authority

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board released a 12-part statement aiming to strengthen anti-doping efforts, among them, creating an independent authority to oversee drug testing. Read the full story on SwimSwam: IOC To Create Independent Anti-Doping Testing Authority

NBC starts to provide details of new Olympic Channel

The International Olympic Committee launched its online Olympic Channel after the Rio Games last year and it’s already streaming live events. But later this year, NBC along with the U.S. Olympic Committee and the IOC are partnering on a linear Olympic Channel. Show More Summary

IOC warns Tokyo 2020 over men-only golf course

3 weeks agoSports / Golf : BBC - Golf Blog

The International Olympic Committee warns it will move the Tokyo 2020 golf from its current venue if it does not admit women.

Putin Casts Doubt on Storage of Doping Suspects’ Urine Samples

3 weeks agoNews : NYTimes: News

The Russian president said that no one questioned the state of the samples when they were sent to the International Olympic Committee.

IOC Makes Specific Changes To The Host City Contract 2024

By SwimSwam on SwimSwam The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is moving forward with the implementation of Olympic Agenda 2020 after consulting with the Sport... Read the full story on SwimSwam: IOC Makes Specific Changes To The Host City Contract 2024

Olympic leaders express disappointment over failed Budapest bid, vow changes

Claiming that Budapest’s doomed bid for the 2024 Summer Games was “overtaken by local politics,” the International Olympic Committee has reiterated it will consider changes in the way host cities are selected. An IOC spokesman confirmed on Friday that Budapest — which was competing against Los...

Only 2 Cities Are Still Bidding to Host 2024 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee is due to meet in September to vote on the site of the 2024 Olympics—but if one more city drops out, they won't need to. The Hungarian government confirmed Wednesday that Budapest's bid has been withdrawn, leaving Paris and Los Angeles as the only remaining...

EXCLUSIVE-Olympics-Admit women or lose Tokyo Games golf, IOC tells club

last monthSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

SAPPORO, Japan, Feb 20 (Reuters) - The club scheduled to host the golf at the 2020 Tokyo Games must allow women to have full membership or organisers will have to find another venue, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice president John Coates told Reuters on Monday.

IOC's Bach welcomes talk on 2024 and 2028 Olympic hosts pick

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach welcomes talk that two Summer Games hosts could be picked in September        

North Korea says sanctions aim to hinder sports activities

North Korea's Olympic committee has lashed out against sanctions over its nuclear and long-range missile programs, claiming they are aimed at hurting the North's efforts to compete in international sports … Click to Continue »

IOC joins talks to get NHL players in 2018 Olympics

2 months agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

The International Olympic Committee joined talks for the first time about whether NHL players will participate in the Winter Olympics in South Korea a year from now        

IOC Santions 3 Athletes For Failing Anti-Doping Tests At London 2012

By SwimSwam on SwimSwam The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. Read the full story on SwimSwam: IOC Santions 3 Athletes For Failing Anti-Doping Tests At London 2012

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