Nigerian Women’s Bobsleigh Team Eyes Pyeongchang 2018 Bid

Three members of the Nigerian women's bobsleigh team have joined Team Visa prior to Pyeongchang 2018 and are hoping to be the first African...

Former Rio Mayor Defends 2016 Olympic Legacy

By Michael Pavitt | Former Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes has denied debts are left over from the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics as...

Olympic Truce: sport and peace

In times of war and conflict it is good to remember that sport is often an agent of peace.  Sport can be any physical...

Maglione and Vázquez Raña among six departing IOC members as number shrinks to 92

Uruguay's Julio Maglione and Mexico's Olegario Vázquez Raña are among six people removed from the official list of International Olympic Committee (IOC) members after passing...

Paris 2024 Officials Present Sustainable Development Vision

Paris 2024 have presented their vision of achieving innovative and sustainable development in the French capital city as part of their Olympic legacy at...

Algerian sets javelin world record at IPC Grand Prix in Dubai

Asmahane Boudjadar broke the world record in the women's F33 javelin as the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Grand Prix continued in Dubai today. The...
Believe in Miracles: US Hockey Team Victory by Roger Riger

Winter Olympics: Where Were You on February 22, 1980?

There are moments in sports that define generations. For the generation before mine, there was Bobby Thompson’s “Shot Heard around the World” and “the...

Ronaldo, Lloyd Win Top Prizes at Inaugural Best FIFA Football Awards

Cristiano Ronaldo and Carli Lloyd received the respective male and female players of 2016 accolades at the inaugural Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony here...

Olympic Swimming Champion Missy Franklin Announces Retirement at Age 23

By James Diamond | Five-time Olympic swimming champion Missy Franklin has announced her retirement at the age of...

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...

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