Excitement Builds for Baseball and Softball at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

It is an honour for our global sport – and a great day for our millions of male and female athletes, and fans around the...

Women in sport project launched as part of Lillehammer 2016 legacy

An initiative to promote female leadership in sport has been launched as a legacy project of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The "Lillehammer...

Is Anyone Protecting Youth Football Players?

While Congress and the National Football League battle over the league's reluctance to fund a study on brain injuries that might have been caused...

6th Children of Asia International Sport Games Being Staged in Russia

With the 6th Children of Asia International Sport Games to take place at Yakutsk, Russia, in July 2016, OCA President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah urged the...

Op-Ed: “Sporting Goods to Go”

Noted recently where China has built a $17 million USD stadium in Malawi, just next to a contaminated public water pump where people had...

Rising Star in Women’s Track and Field

A few weeks ago, I wrote an article about the Vashti Cunningham, an 18 year old high school student who won the women’s high...

Why doesn’t your child lift weights?

Weight training for children often has negative stigma attached to it, but few people base this rationale on anything more than anecdotal evidence or...

Commonwealth Games Federation President conducts visit to school as part of Gold Coast 2018...

Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) President Louise Martin has met with schoolchildren today in Beenleigh in Queensland as part of the Gold Coast 2018 Schools...

“The AOC has strict Child Protection policies in place”

“The AOC has strict Child Protection policies in place,” the Australian Olympic Committee stated following the announcement that some of Australia's most high-profile sporting clubs and...

Meeting the Changing Trends of Youth

If the IOC has a role as guardian of the changing ambitions of sporting youth, it should take note of what were allegedly the three...

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