These were the watchwords of the first contest launched by the International Olympic Committee in partnership with the School of Applied Arts, Visual Merchandising Design Section, in Vevey (Switzerland). Open to the school’s first-year...Show More Summary
The International Olympic Committee officially announced the five candidate cities competing to host the 2024 Olympics today and they are: Los Angeles, Budapest, Hamburg, Paris, and Rome. Several Asian and South American cities have been selected as hosts in...
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today officially announced the five cities that are bidding for the 2024 Olympics. They are: Budapest, Hungary; Hamburg, Germany; Los Angeles; Paris; France; and Rome, Italy, according to the BBC. The IOC “will elect the...
With Los Angeles and four other cities formally named as bidders for the 2024 Summer Games on Wednesday, the International Olympic Committee announced it will contribute $1.7 billion to help cover the winning candidate's expenses.
The race for the 2024 Olympic Games officially began Wednesday as five cities met the midnight deadline to submit applications to the International Olympic Committee.
International Olympic Committee follows example of Bayern Munich in helping the refugee crisis.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said that sport and the Olympic Movement wanted to play its part in bringing humanitarian help to the refugees.
Safeguarding the athletes’ health in sports training and competition is the number-one priority for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and its Medical and Scientific Commission. This Conference, organised every three years, brings...Show More Summary
The International Olympic Committee pledges a £1.3m emergency fund for programmes focused on helping refugees.
A contingent representing Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Olympics met with International Olympic Committee executives in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Thursday.
Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Summer Games officially begins Wednesday as Mayor Eric Garcetti and sports executive Casey Wasserman hand-deliver a letter of application to International Olympic Committee headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Dec. 5, 2014-The International Olympic Committee establishes future dates for bidding on the 2024 Olympics.
LGBT and human rights advocates have called the International Olympic Committee’s attempt to amend it’s Charter to include protections based on sexual orientation “fluff” as the committee continues to award hosting rights to countries with poor civil… The post Critics Call International Olympic Committee’s Anti-Discrimination Efforts ‘Fluff’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Newly elected IAAF president Lord Coe is a future chief of the International Olympic Committee, says Baroness Grey-Thompson.
NEW YORK — This was one day recently after Ultimate Frisbee had been officially recognized by the International Olympic Committee and I was driving with my son James to a summer league Ultimate game at SUNY Purchase. We had developed a nice little summer routine where the two of us swam in our friend’s pool for a few hours, […]
The International Olympic Committee won’t test the water at the aquatic venues for next year’s Rio Olympics despite the fact that the sewage-filled water has been proven to be laden with viruses. World Health Organization guidelines recommend only bacterial testing and that’s good enough for the IOC, according to Olympic Games Executive Director Christophe Dubi, […]
Following in the grand tradition of pre-Olympic fuck-ups, the International Olympic Committee and 2016 Summer Olympics host city Rio de Janeiro have teamed up to bring us the summer games’ first big problem: shit water. Read more...
The International Olympic Committee says Rio can deliver an "outstanding" Olympics but plays down water quality concerns.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach today officially invited the world’s athletes to take part in South America’s first ever Olympic Games. It marks exactly one year to go until the opening of the Olympic Games...Show More Summary
The International Olympic Committee decides not to test the city's waterways for viruses ahead of the 2016 games, despite AP report