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China Seeks Foreign Coach for Men’s Volleyball Team

Striving for a full participation in volleyball at the Tokyo Olympics, China is looking for a foreign coach for its national men's volleyball team. “The...

Rio 2016 Ordered to Pay Repair Costs at Maracanã Stadium

Rio 2016 have been ordered to contribute at least $122,000 to repair works at the Maracanã Stadium after a Brazilian court ruled that they...

Sion Nominated as Swiss Candidate for 2026 Winter Olympics

Sion has been nominated as Switzerland's candidate for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, it was announced today. The decision will still have to...

MLB Commissioner Raises Doubts Over Players Competing at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Major League Baseball (MLB) Commissioner Rob Manfred has raised doubts over whether players from the world's top league will compete at the Tokyo 2020...

Britain, USA to Talk About Ryder Cup-Style Olympics Event

A Ryder Cup-style event between Britain and the United States Olympic team could launch in 2019 if talks later this month go well, it...

Los Angeles 2024 Signs with Leading Communications Firm

The Los Angeles 2024 Olympic Bid Committee has signed Weber Shandwick, one of the world’s leading global communications and engagement firms, to provide communications...

Olympic Committee Adds Human Rights Clause to Host City Contract

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced that the incorporation of human rights principles is among the changes it is making to its Host...

Los Angeles 2024 Chairman ‘Disappointed’ by Budapest Withdrawal

Los Angeles 2024 chairman Casey Wasserman has said it is “disappointing” to see Budapest pull out of the bidding process for the Olympic and...

Petition Calling for Paris 2024 Referendum Collects Over 5,000 Signatures

An online petition has been launched in a bid to hold a referendum on the Paris bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic and...

IOC: Tokyo Club Must Admit Women or Lose Olympic Golf

“Admit women or lose Tokyo golf,” the club scheduled to host the golf tournament at the 2020 Tokyo Games was told by IOC vice...

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