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Africa Could Host Olympics but Suffers from “Prejudice” Claims Hayatou

Africa has several countries capable already of hosting the Olympics and Paralympics but is being denied the opportunity because of "prejudice," it has been...

Japanese Women’s Coaches Suspended by International Judo Federation After Scandal

All the coaches involved with the Japanese women's judo team have been suspended following the revelations of ill-treatment by former head trainer Ryuji Sonoda,...

The Omens Are Unpromising for Coubertin’s Idealistic Test of Character, Pillar of Much That...

When you reach the age of 20, bursting with innovative ideas and ambitions, you do not decide it might be a good idea to...

Korean Olympic Committee President to Step Down

Park Yong-sung has surprisingly decided not to seek a second term as President of the Korean Olympic Committee (KOC), claiming that he had managed...

New Guidance Will Enhance Sports Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

Students with disabilities have reason to celebrate as they gain some headway in their fight for better, health, and greater participation in school activities....

UCI Under Intense Criticism, and Not Just by Lance Armstrong

Deflecting an inevitable question about the crisis within the International Cycling Union (UCI), International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge, having just made his...

Qatar’s National Sport Day to Feature Weight Losing Competition

Qatar's National Sport Day, due to take place later this month, will feature the launch of a new, countrywide weight losing competition designed to...

McQuaid Is “Pathetic” Claims Armstrong

Lance Armstrong has added to the growing pressure on International Cycling Union (UCI) President Pat McQuaid by calling him "pathetic." The self-confessed drugs cheat claimed...

Kalmadi Chairs Asian Athletics Association Meeting Despite Corruption Charges

Suresh Kalmadi is at the center of a new controversy after he chaired a meeting of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) Executive Council in...

Olympic Stadium to Host Diamond League Event to Celebrate First Anniversary of London 2012

This year's British Athletics London Grand Prix will take place at the Olympic Stadium on July 27 to mark the first anniversary of the...

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