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These promotional photos helped Melbourne secure the 1956 Olympics

In 1949, the International Olympic Committee gathered in Rome to decide which city would host the 1956 Summer Olympics. The locations under consideration included six American cities, as well as Montreal, Mexico City, Buenos Aires — and Melbourne. Show More Summary

Russia says it was victim of extortion by International Paralympic Committee

You have to be a pretty low organization to be on the receiving end of extortion claims by Russia. Then again, we are talking about a branch off the Olympics, so anything is possible. The International Paralympic Committee has been accused of extortion by Russia. Show More Summary

Guardian: IOC Likely To Extend Golf To 2024 Games

The Guardian's Ewan Murray quotes an anonymous International Olympic Committee

16 Athletes Sanctioned For Doping In Beijing Olympic Re-Tests

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has disqualified 16 different athletes from the 2008 Beijing Olympics based on results of re-tests of their anti-doping samples. No swimmers are among the 16. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 16 Athletes Sanctioned For Doping In Beijing Olympic Re-Tests

IOC strips 10 athletes of Olympic medals in doping retests

The International Olympic Committee has stripped 10 athletes of medals from the 2008 Olympics after banned substances were found during retests of samples from the games        

Olympics: Russia's doping clean-up complete, says sports chief

Russia?s top Olympic official said his country has cleaned up its sports doping problem and should be allowed to return to all international competitions. Russian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov told the Association of National...Show More Summary

IOC Approves Solidarity Plan With Focus On Refugees

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved its new Olympic Solidarity Plan for the 2017-2020 quad, with a new focus on supporting refugee athletes. Read the full story on SwimSwam: IOC Approves Solidarity Plan With Focus On Refugees

Sydney Will Host The 2020 Space Olympics

Up to 3000 international space experts as part of the world assembly of the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) will gather in Sydney's new Darling Harbour Centre for what is affectionately known as the "Space Olympics" in 2020. The...Show More Summary

L.A.'s chances of winning the 2024 Olympic bid could rest with Tuesday's election

The whispers have grown louder — day by day, week by week — leading to the U.S. presidential election. International Olympic Committee members, be they from major European nations or tiny countries in far-flung corners of the world, have quietly grumbled about Donald Trump. They don’t like his...

IOC honors 1st male winner of Women and Sport award

The International Olympic Committee has given its top award for women's sport to a man for the first time        

Youth At The Centre Of Buenos Aires 2018 Preparations

By SwimSwam on SwimSwam Press Release Courtesy of the International Olympic Committee: Youth at the Centre of Buenos Aires 2018 Preparations Youth at the... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Youth At The Centre Of Buenos Aires 2018 Preparations

Four Olympic weightlifters stripped of medals from London 2012

Four female weightlifters from the 2012 London Olympics have been stripped of their medals after additional tests revealed they had banned substances in their systems at the time of competition. The International Olympic Committee made the announcement on Thursday. Kazakhstan’s Zulfiya Chinshanlo, Maiya Maneza and Svetlana Podobedova were stripped of their gold medals won in […]

IOC Sanctions 9 Athletes for Failing Anti-Doping Test at Beijing 2008

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 Sanctions 9 Athletes for Failing Anti-Doping Test at Beijing 2008

FINA Pushes For New Tokyo 2020 Aquatic Venue Despite Cost Concerns

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam To help mitigate the rising expenses across venues of all sports, a Tokyo committee is suggesting that the Olympic aquatic events be held in the existing Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center, but not all involved agree. Read the full story on SwimSwam: FINA Pushes For New Tokyo 2020 Aquatic Venue Despite Cost Concerns

Russia says IOC asked for records of doping history

Russia says the International Olympic Committee has asked it to provide evidence of how anti-doping procedures worked over a five-year period as it probes the country's doping issues. The IOC … Click to Continue »

Russia says doping probe into deceased wrestler dropped

Russia says the International Olympic Committee has dropped an investigation into a deceased wrestler who allegedly tested positive for a banned steroid when an old sample was retested        

Disaster-hit Fukushima Could Host Olympic Events

[International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach answers questions regarding the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games after talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe./ Source: Yonhap News] By Um Soo-ah, Tokyo correspondent, AsiaToday - It seems Olympic events will take place in Fukushima. Show More Summary

IOC president says willing to discuss Tokyo 2020 costs

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach has expressed willingness to work with Tokyo officials to try to reduce spiraling cost estimates for the 2020 Summer Games        

Olympic president to meet Tokyo governor to discuss venue

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach is set to meet Tokyo's outspoken governor pushing for changes to some of the planned venues for the 2020 Games        

Olympic leaders vent about Rome's withdrawal from 2024 bidding

Olympic leaders have continued to voice their displeasure with the political climate that forced Rome to suspend its bid for the 2024 Summer Games. The International Olympic Committee reiterated its concerns in a letter to the Italian Olympic Committee that was made public on Monday. “Based on...

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