International Olympic Committee reveal details of new multi-million dollar headquarters

Details have been released of the new headquarters the International Olympic Committee plan to build in Lausanne. Olympic Unity House, which will be built next...

Nick Butler: Los Angeles 2024 Had a Bad Few Days, but so did Budapest...

The old adage that a "week is a long time in politics," attributed to former British Prime Minister Harold Wilson, is often relevant when...

Rio 2016 Claim More than 100,000 Tickets Sold in Less than Five Hours after...

Rio 2016 organisers said football, beach volleyball, basketball, tennis and athletics tickets proved to be the most in-demand, after putting a final batch of...

Let’s Make the Refugee Olympic Team More Than a Symbol

The Refugee Olympic Team was a wonderful initiative of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and I congratulate them on enabling 10 athletes who are refugees...

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...

Exclusive: Gender-Equal Bodyweight Categories Proposed in Principle by International Weightlifting Federation

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has agreed in principle to introduce an additional bodyweight category for women, equalling the eight already existing for men. Since...

Disaster-Hit Fukushima Earmarked to Host Events at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe have reportedly "agreed" that some Tokyo 2020 Olympic events should be...

Paris 2024 Officials, Mayor Say La Parisienne Race Shows City’s Commitment to Diversity

“Through this race, the citizens of the city also celebrate gender equality, diversity, sharing, openness and friendliness – values that are inherent to our...

Rome 2024 Bid Announcement Delayed Following Meeting Between Bach and Malagò

No announcement will be made on the future of the Rome 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid until Tuesday, Oct. 11, insidethegames has been told today. This...

IOC President Thomas Bach’s Speech on the Occasion of the Opening Ceremony of the...

Boa noite, cariocas, Boa noite, Brasil, Dear fellow Olympians, Distingués représentants des autorités brésiliennes, Votre Excellence, Monsieur le Secrétaire général des Nations Unies, Ban Kimoon, Excellences, Monsieur...

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