North Korea Could Compete in Four Events at Pyeongchang 2018

Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom has claimed that North Korea could participate in the figure skating, Alpine skiing, cross country skiing and women's ice...

Olympic security is no joke

Upon arrival in the Olympic city, it rained. No surprise. The newspapers were full of stories about security concerns relating to the Summer Games,...

North, South Korea Plan Talks on Joint 2032 Olympic Bid, Unified Tokyo 2020 Team

By Florence Almond | Delegates from North and South Korea met today to discuss fielding a unified team at Tokyo 2020 as well as their...

Five Additional Sports Likely for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

The IOC Session at Rio will almost beyond doubt accept the five-sport package of additional sports requested by Tokyo 2020 and approved by the Executive...

Pressure on for McQuaid and Verbruggen to Resign from UCI following Armstrong Serial Doping...

Pressure is growing on International Cycling Union (UCI) President Pat McQuaid and his predecessor Hein Verbruggen to resign in the wake of the Lance...

American Olympic Bobsled Champion Holcomb Found Dead at 37

Olympic bobsleigh champion Steven Holcomb has been found dead in Lake Placid, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has confirmed. The 37-year-old was discovered in...

Wheelchair Racer Weir Breaks Three Minute Mile Barrier

Six-time Paralympic champion David Weir has become the first athlete to break the three minute barrier for the mile.  The British wheelchair racer clocked...

Pound Suggests 2021 Only Chance for Tokyo 2020 to Take Place

By Michael Pavitt | Richard Pound, the longest-serving member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), believes 2021 will...

Reedie Re-elected WADA President, Norwegian Sports Minister Chosen as Vice-President

Sir Craig Reedie was elected for a second consecutive three-year term as President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) at the body’s Foundation Board...

Kenyan Athletics Coach Sent Home From Rio 2016 for Impersonating an Athlete

Kenya have suffered a further blow on the eve of the Olympic athletics competition as coach John Anzrah has been sent home from Rio 2016...

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