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Bubka to Present New Proposals to Deal with Athletes Attendants Involved in Doping Cases

Sergey Bubka revealed yesteday that he expects the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to approve new tough sanctions for coaches and officials involved in helping...

U.S. Athletes Create History on Penultimate Day of IPC World Athletics Championships

America's Tatyana McFadden wheeled her way into the record books on the penultimate day of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics World Championships in...

Diack Confirms He Will Step Down as IAAF President, Leaves Coe in Pole Position

Lamine Diack today confirmed that he will step down as President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) in 2015 and that he...

Sebastian Coe Says Olympics is for Clean Athletes

Bans for failing a drug test should be increased from two to four years, says Sebastian Coe, London 2012 chairman and a vice-president of the...

Don’t Cast Doubts over Me – I Was Always Going to Be Great, Says...

Usain Bolt claimed today that he was always destined to be one of the greatest athletes of all time and that he has been...

Paralympic Movement Had Best Year Yet in 2012, Says IPC President

Sir Philip Craven, President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), said that 2012 was the "greatest year yet" for the Paralympic Movement following the...

Blatter and Rogge and the Culture of Sports and Government Spending

You kind of wonder what Seth Blatter and Jacques Rogge are really thinking about the protests in Brazil, which seemingly are a reaction to...

Half-a-billion Dollars Windfall for London 2012 Sports

A total of $522.5 million (£345.8 million/€404.3 million) is set to be shared among the 26 Olympic sports that took part in London 2012,...

Olympic Sailing Champion Simpson Dies in America’s Cup Training Accident

British Olympic sailing champion Andrew Simpson has been killed during a training session for the upcoming America's Cup when his vessel capsized in San...

Coe’s British Olympic Association Already Looks Very Different to How Moynihan’s Did

Having run the most successful Olympic and Paralympic Games ever, leading the British Olympic Association (BOA) through the next four-year Olympic cycle through to...

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