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Diack: Accusations Against World’s Dominant Sprinting Nation Becoming ‘Absurd’

Concern within the IOC and ASOIF about WADA’s idiosyncratic administrative behavior is further illustrated by the controversy involving Jamaica. This reached a climax last...

Coates: Baseball, Softball Possibilities For Tokyo Games

(ATR) The Tokyo 2020 Coordination Commission chairman expressed a possibility that baseball/softball could be on the Olympic Program in Tokyo. John Coates made the comments...

IOC Appoints Head Of Rugby World Cup As New Sports Director

Kit McConnell is joining the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as its new sports director, leaving his current role as head of the Rugby World...

Bach: PED Testing Not an Expense, But an Investment in Future Of Athletics

“The future of sport greatly depends on our success of manipulation and related corruption in the fight against doping, any kind." -International Olympic Committee President...

FIFA President Promises 2022 World Cup Won’t Clash With Winter Olympics

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has promised that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will not clash with that year's Winter Olympics if the tournament...

The I-Word:Injuries Remain Sport’s Most Frustrating Risk and Reality

Beyond the excitement of one future Olympic host putting a Torch into Space, and another passing the 1,000 days to go barrier, there was...

Stockholm Places Bid For 2022 Winter Olympics, Paralympics

Stockholm has become the sixth city to bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics. One day after the citizens of Munich and its potential partner cities...

Rio 2016 Unveil Official Olympic, Paralympic Pictograms

Rio 2016 recently unveiled its official pictograms, which for the first time ever will depict each of the 41 Olympic and 23 Paralympic sports...

Mega Events: Why Big Sports Needs To Engage the Little Guy

It is July 29, 2012. I am on a bus with other journalists being whisked through South-East London on a lane reserved for Olympic...

Olympic Torch Set For Lift-Off With First Ever Trip To Outer Space

A specially branded Sochi 2014 rocket has been prepared for the first ever trip by the Olympic Torch into space. The Soyuz TMA-11M rocket which...

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