Spectacular Closing Ceremony Brings Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympics to an End

By Thomas Giles | A vibrant Closing Ceremony in drizzly conditions at the Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium brought the curtain down on 10 days of action. Following...

Tokyo Government Review Predicts Olympic and Paralympic Costs Could Reach $30 billion

A review commissioned by the Tokyo Government has predicted that total costs for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games could exceed $30 billion unless...

Summer and Winter Paralympic medallist Cable appointed Los Angeles 2024 vice-chair

Summer and Winter Paralympic medallist Candace Cable has been appointed the latest vice-chair of the Los Angeles 2024 Bid Committee, it has been announced.  Widely...

IOC Olympic Chiefs to Decide if Russian Athletes Participate in RIO Olympics 2016

If you are an Olympic or all around sports enthusiast, you may have heard the news that the Council of the International Association of...

Syrian Refugee Al-Hussein Wins Zaharias Courage Award from U.S. Sports Academy

Paralympic swimmer and Syrian refugee Ibrahim Al-Hussein has been presented the 2016 Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias Courage Award from the United States Sports Academy...

Pistorius found guilty of murder

Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp after a South African appeals court overturned a manslaughter verdict. The six-time Paralympic gold...

Reid wins at Australian Open to claim Britain’s first men’s wheelchair singles Grand Slam...

Gordon Reid became the first Briton to win a men's wheelchair singles Grand Slam title after claiming the Australian Open crown with a straight-sets...

Los Angeles 2024 Hail Launch of City’s Metro Extension

Los Angeles 2024 vice chairman Janet Evans was on hand at the opening of a new Metro line - which the swimmer claims makes...

Rome 2024 Chairman “Unable to Accept Attitude and Substance’ of Raggi’s Decision Not to...

Rome 2024 chairman Luca Di Montezemolo has launched a scathing attack on the city’s Mayor Virginia Raggi after she confirmed she would not support...

Japan to Hold New International Design Competition to Choose Stadium for Tokyo 2020

Japan is to launch a new international design competition to choose a stadium to be the centrepiece of the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics in...

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