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Königssee Replaces Sochi as Host of 2017 IBSF World Championships

Königssee in Germany has replaced Sochi as host of the 2017 International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) World Championships, it has been confirmed. The decision...

Russian Teams Won’t Boycott IBSF World Championships After Relocation from Sochi

The Russian bobsleigh and skeleton national teams will not be boycotting the 2017 World Championships, which will be relocated from the 2014 Olympic host...

Sochi Stripped of International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation World Championships

Sochi has been stripped of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) World Championships today, with another location "to be determined" in coming days. In...

American Athletes Threaten Boycott of IBSF World Championships if Event Held in Sochi

American athletes could reportedly boycott the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) World Championships in February should the event remain in Sochi. According to the...

Olympic Gold Medalist Threatens to Boycott 2017 IBSF World Championships if not Moved From...

Olympic skeleton champion Lizzy Yarnold has called on the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) to move next year's World Championships from Russia in...

Thirty-one Athletes Face Rio 2016 Ban After IOC Re-test Beijing Doping Samples

Up to 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from Rio 2016 after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) retested doping samples from the...

UKAD reportedly reconsidering Russian doping deal as backlash deepens

A backlash is growing against Russia today following the latest wave of allegations of widespread doping surrounding the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. This comes...

IOC established 300,000 US$ emergency fund in support of Ukrainian athletes

Announcing the IOC having established a 300,000 US$ emergency fund in support of Ukrainian athletes, IOC President Thomas Bach expressed the IOC’s “growing concern”...

IOC establishes $300,000 fund for Ukrainian athletes

Announcing the IOC having established a 300,000 US$ emergency fund in support o Ukrainian athletes, IOC President Thomas Bach expressed the IOC’s “growing concern”...

Finnish Sports Minister Refuses to Attend Sochi 2014 Opening Ceremony

Finland's Minister for Sport and Culture Paavo Arhinmäki has announced he is boycotting the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics because of...

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