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International Paralympic Committee and the American College of Sports Medicine extend their Partnership Agreement

(SFC) Another five and a half years. That is how long the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has extended its Partnership Agreement with the American...

Reddy Would Have No Problem With Pistorius Competing at Tokyo 2020

The chief executive of the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) says he would have no problem with disgraced sprinter Oscar Pistorius...

Putin Says International Paralympic Committee ‘Humiliating Itself’ with Russian Team Ban

Russian President Vladimir Putin says the International Paralympic Committee is humiliating itself by barring the Russian Paralympic team from the 2016 Paralympics in Brazil...

Rio de Janeiro State Government Facing “Financial Calamity” Less Than 50 Days Until Olympic...

Rio de Janeiro State Governor Francisco Dornelles has declared an unprecedented “state of public calamity in financial administration” with less than 50 days until...

New Rome Mayor Claims City Cannot Afford to Host Olympics in 2024 as Fears...

New Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi has repeated her opposition to the city's bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, leaving it in doubt...

How Can Something That’s Illegal, Banned Drugs Not be Illegal?

Earlier this week the people who run the Paralympics, which features disabled athletes, threw Russia out of its event because of allegations that Russia...

Turkish London 2012 1500m Winner Stripped of Gold Medal

London 2012 Olympic 1500 metres champion Asli Cakir Alptekin of Turkey has been stripped of her gold medal and handed an eight-year doping ban, it...

Rio Mayor’s Plan to Buy Paralympic Tickets to Distribute to Locals Ruled Out Because...

Rio 2016 officials hope to spend around $60 million of mostly public money on services for "clients and athletes" at the Paralympic Games following the lifting...

French Sports Subsidies Come Under Scrutiny

French Parliamentarians are facing pressure to cut state subsidies to sporting organisations as the race for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics is poised to...

Alcott Rewarded for Superb Year by Topping Wheelchair Tennis Quad World Ranking

Australian Dylan Alcott has added further gloss to a season crowned by Rio 2016 Paralympic gold by being confirmed as the year-end quad singles...

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