‘Informal Discussions’ Underway on Changes to Olympic Bidding Process

"Informal discussions" are underway about changing the bidding process for the Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games in order to shift away from a current...

Rome 2024 Olympic Bid Officially Suspended

The Rome 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid has been suspended, the President of the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) Giovanni Malagò announced today, although faint...

Ruggiero to Replace Bokel as IOC Athletes’ Commission Chair

Ice hockey Olympic champion Angela Ruggiero has been elected as the new chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes’ Commission, replacing the outgoing...

Snyder Breaks Swimming World Record After Competition Delay at Rio 2016 Paralympics

The United States' Bradley Snyder broke a 30-year-old world record on his way to winning the men’s 100 meter freestyle S11 final here this evening,...

Spanish Hurdler Onyia Reportedly Latest Implicated in Retested Beijing 2008 Doping Samples

Spanish hurdler Josephine Onyia is reportedly the 15th named athlete to have tested positive after re-analysis of Beijing 2008 doping samples as she becomes...

IOC Begins Los Angeles 2028 Installment Payments

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has started honoring its financial commitments under the Host City Contract for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Los Angeles...

Déjà Vu for IOC as Working Group Created to Reform Bid Process

By Liam Morgan | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has established a working group to look at possible...
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Presidents Bach and Trump to meet at the White House

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach will meet with United States President Donald Trump today amid the ongoing Los Angeles bid for the...

IOC Unveils Gender Equality Proposals on International Women’s Day

Twenty-five recommendations for boosting gender equality in sport have been unveiled by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today. The proposals, published to coincide with International...

Bach Looks to 2017 with ‘Renewed Sense of Purpose’ in Positive New Year’s Message

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has delivered an uplifting year-end review of 2016 in which he claimed sport has shown its power...

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