Jointly organised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and the Qatar Olympic Committee on 15 and 16 May, the workshop brought together some 113 women and men from 68 countries, representingShow More Summary
In September, the U.S. Olympic Committee must submit the name of the American city it wants to host the 2024 Summer Games to the International Olympic Committee. Whether that city remains Boston seems to be up in the air, at least based on comments made Monday by a USOC member to the Boston City Council. […]
WASHINGTON -- Kazakhstan is heading toward passage of an anti-gay law as it competes to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, and a group of athletes wants the International Olympic Committee to pressure the country to drop the legislation. Twenty-seven...Show More Summary
The International Olympic Committee took away the silver medal the U.S. won in the men’s 4x100-meter relay in the wake of Tyson Gay’s admission to using performance-enhancing drugs before the London Olympics.
A day after they stripped the U.S. men's sprint relay team of its silver medal from the 2012 London Games, officials with the International Olympic Committee still had some decisions to make.
IOC Executive Board meeting The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) will meet at the IOC headquarters in Vidy, Lausanne, on 7 and 8 June 2015. The EB will discuss the implementation of Olympic Agenda 2020, andShow More Summary
The entire US men's sprint relay team was stripped of its silver medals from the 2012 London Olympics on Wednesday as a result of Tyson Gay's doping case. The International Olympic Committee notified the US Olympic Committee by letter that the 4x100 relay team has been disqualified and all the...
Tyson Gay and the rest of the U.S. Olympic 4×100 relay team will forever have an asterisk attached to their second-place finish at the 2012 London Olympics. On Wednesday, the International Olympic Committee stripped every member of the team that ran with Gay either in the final or qualifying races of their medals because of […]
Responding to a call to action from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Young Ambassadors found creative ways to engage with their communities through projects on the ground, by collaborating with their National Olympic Committees (NOCs), or via social media. Show More Summary
All consultants wishing to participate in or support a candidature for the Olympic Games must be entered in the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Register of Consultants list for the city concerned. Entry in the Register is a prerequisite...Show More Summary
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has no say in whether or not Anderson Silva competes in the 2016 Olympics, but it would make the ex-champ’s testing results available to the International Olympic Committee or U.S. Anti-Doping Agency if asked to provide (...)
Another Olympic Agenda 2020 recommendation was implemented today when the International Forum for Sports Integrity (IFSI) met for the first time in Lausanne at the initiative of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Coinciding with...Show More Summary
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is today marking 100 years of its presence in Lausanne. On 10 April 1915, Baron Pierre de Coubertin, the founder of the modern Olympic Movement, decided in agreement with the City to establish...Show More Summary
To paraphrase a famous utterance, the financial agreement announced Thursday between the U.S. Olympic Committee and the International is a small step in settling account ledgers and a giant leap in getting past the idea that this was more about...
The announcement coming Friday in New York about the newest International Olympic Committee global sponsor should be a big part of helping the U.S. Olympic Committee resolve its ongoing problems with the IOC over global sponsorship money. The new sponsor...
Will China’s smoggy capital be picked to host the 2022 Winter Olympics? Inspectors from the International Olympic Committee recently wrapped up a visit to evaluate Beijing’s joint bid with the nearby city of Zhangjiakou. CompetitionShow More Summary
As part of its promise to become more transparent, the International Olympic Committee disclosed Thursday that its leader will receive an annual payment of $243,000.
Last week the International Olympic Committee passed a package of sweeping reforms, including allowing multiple cities, or even multiple countries, to share hosting duties. From a sports perspective, the most significant move was toShow More Summary
Beijing is capable of hosting a successful Winter Olympic Games, a top official from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said yesterday. [ more › ]
The organizers for Boston's campaign to host the 2024 Olympic Games on Monday said they would not make a final bid to the International Olympic Committee unless a majority of Massachusetts residents support the idea. The vow, which came...Show More Summary