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Rio de Janeiro’s 2016 Olympic Organizing Committee Confirmed

Rio de Janeiro’s 2016 Olympic Organizing Committee has been confirmed having achieved “solid progress on the media villages, the venue masterplan and the recruitment...

Paralympic Movement in Disbelief at Pistorius Murder Trial But It Won’t Stop Us Claims...

International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven admitted the Movement is in a state of "shock and disbelief" following Oscar Pistorius' alleged murder...

The Embarrassment for the IOC is that They Have Been Skewered by Their Own...

Tuesday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive board removed a sport from the Olympic program and woke up to discover they had lit a...

Modern Pentathlon Proposes Holding All Five Events in Same Stadium at Rio 2016

Modern pentathlon, the only sport specifically designed for the Olympics, is proposing a revolutionary new concept for Rio 2016 that would see all five...

Irish Golfer Harrington Calls for IOC to Intervene in McIlroy Olympic Dilemma

Padraig Harrington has called for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to help world number one golfer Rory McIlroy decide which nation to represent at...

McIlroy May Miss Rio 2016

Rory McIlroy, the world's top golfer, may be missing when the sport returns to the Olympics for the first time in 112 years at...

The End of Amateur Boxing as AIBA Tells National Federations to Drop Word from...

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has called on all of its National Federations around the world to drop the term "amateur" from their name...

Joint Baseball and Softball Bid for 2020 Olympics Gets Green Light

The long-anticipated joint 2020 Olympic Games bid from baseball and softball will go ahead after the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) and International Softball Federation...

Prime Minister: The British Brand Has Never Been Stronger after London 2012

Britain and Brazil will work closely together in the build-up to the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, the leaders of the two countries, David...

Rio 2016 “belongs to everyone” says Nuzman

(Editor’s Note. The Olympics are seen as the epitome of competition in an environment that emphasizes individual effort and accomplishment and that promotes cross-cultural...

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