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McQuaid Stepping Down from WADA Roles

International Cycling Union (UCI) President Pat McQuaid has been replaced as the Association of Summer International Olympic Associations (ASOIF) representative on both the World...

McIlroy May Miss Rio 2016

Rory McIlroy, the world's top golfer, may be missing when the sport returns to the Olympics for the first time in 112 years at...

Running from Humble Beginnings to the Pinnacle of the Olympic Movement

(Editor’s Note:  This article is a review of the recently published autobiography, Running My Life, of Sebastian Coe, the former English runner and statesman...

2012 Achievements Reflect a Decade of Change

Jacques Rogge, quoted from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) homepage: "As we look back on the past year and ahead to 2013, it is...

Samsung’s ‘Olympic Genome Project’ Protected

Samsung saw its 'Olympic Genome Project' protected when a Los Angeles Superior Court dismissed the lawsuit by a group of famous athletes,  including Mark...

The Olympics Have to Go to Africa, Says Coe

London 2012 chairman Sebastian Coe claims more major sports events must be taken around the world in order to improve the infrastructure and enhance...

The End of Amateur Boxing as AIBA Tells National Federations to Drop Word from...

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has called on all of its National Federations around the world to drop the term "amateur" from their name...

Adam Nelson on the Verge of Gold

"It is," Adam Nelson said December 6," bittersweet." It has been more than eight years since they held the shot put competition at the...

India Suspended from Olympics by IOC over Election Row

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) was suspended by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) because of the row over its elections. The IOC's ruling Executive Board,...

David Owen: Why I cheered for Hanoi’s Asian Games Victory

Not many press releases make me cheer. But, last week's announcement that Hanoi is to host the 2019 Asian Games had exactly that effect....

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