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USOC Open Discussions with Los Angeles Over Bid for 2024 Olympics and Paralympics

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has officially confirmed that his city is interested in taking up the baton from Boston and launching a bid for...

Boston Bid for 2024 Olympics and Paralympics Dropped by United States Olympic Committee

Boston's bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics is officially over after the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) decided today that it could...

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Emblem is a Powerful Symbol of Tokyo’s Games Vision

"The Tokyo 2020 Olympic emblem is a powerful symbol of Tokyo’s Games vision,” applauded IOC Coordination Commission Chair John Coates as the Tokyo 2020 Organising...

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...

Paris Officially Enters Race for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics

The French capital Paris formally entered the race for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games today, at a midday launch event attended by a...

Rio water pollution targets won’t be met by 2016 Olympics and Paralympics

Pollution levels in the waters of the Rio 2016 sailing venue on Guanabara Bay are not expected to meet the promised targets, state environmental...

Sochi 2014 posts 5 billion ruble profit

Sochi 2014 today revealed an operational profit of 5 billion rubles (£85 million/$140 million/€102 million) following its hosting of the Winter Olympics and Paralympics...

Sochi 2014 Has Potential To Damage Olympic Brand

For Sochi 2014, read Beijing 2008: it has long been hard to resist the temptation to bracket together the Olympic Movement's principal recent flirtations...

New NBC Deal Will Help Raise Awareness of Paralympics, Claims U.S. Chief

NBC's new deal to cover the Paralympics means there is an outstanding opportunity for interest in the Games to grow to "new levels" in...

U.S. Receiving “Lot of Encouragement” From IOC Members For 2024 Olympic Bid, Probst Claims

A potential bid from America for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics is receiving strong support already from International Olympic Committee (IOC) members it was...

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