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Olympic champion Murofushi officially appointed sports director of Tokyo 2020

Olympic gold medallist Koji Murofushi has been officially appointed as sports director of Tokyo 2020 as the Japanese capital prepares to host its first meeting...

More than 1,000 Olympic Day events to take place across the United States this...

Continuing to increase participation numbers each year since 2010, the United States Olympic Committee today announced another record-setting year for the number of Olympic...

IOC President Thomas Bach’s speech at the Opening of the 6th IWG World Conference...

Good afternoon. It’s great pleasure to be with you in Helsinki today – you are a country rightly proud of your record on gender equality. It is...

Olympic flag rings up one hundred years

One of the best-known symbols in marketing, let alone world sport, reaches an important milestone this week. June 2014 marks the centenary of the presentation...

USOC chairman calls for IOC members to be stripped of Olympic host city voting...

Larry Probst, chairman of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), is calling for International Olympic Committee (IOC) members to be stripped of their right...

Oslo Mayor says Olympic Movement has to adapt to contemporary economic realities

Oslo Mayor Fabian Stang is a man with a sense of humor. “Norwegian summer this year will be on a Thursday,” he announced to the...

North Korea confirm will take part in 2014 Asian Games

North Korea today officially announced it will take part in this year's Asian Games in Incheon, in neighbouring South Korea. The decision was released in...

Alabama’s Auburn University to be base for Australian swimmers prior to Rio 2016

Australian swimmers will hold their staging camps in the build-up to the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games at Auburn University, Alabama, in the...

Philadelphia joins New York City and drops 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid

Philadelphia officials today removed the Pennsylvanian city from the list of potential United States bidders for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, joining New...

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association proposes to add events to Olympic Games

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is proposing the addition of two snowboarding events for the Olympic program — big air snowboarding and team snowboardcross —...

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