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Lee Joon-ha appointed Pyeongchang 2018 vice-president

By Paul Osborne

Lee Joon-ha has been appointed vice-president of Games operations at the Pyeongchang 2018 Organising CommitteePyeongchang 2018 has announced Lee Joon-ha as vice-president of operations for the Winter Olympics and Paralympics as preparations for the Games continue. 

Jakarta confirmed as host of 2018 Asian Para Games

By Gary Anderson

Indonesian capital Jakarta will host the 2018 Asian Para Games ©AFP/Getty ImagesIndonesian capital Jakarta has been officially confirmed as the host city for the 2018 Asian Para Games, it was announced today. 

European Games will be delivered to highest level, Baku 2015 chief promises United Nations General Assembly

By Gary Anderson

Baku 2015 chief executive and Azerbaijan Minister for Youth and Sport Azad Rahimov spoke at the United Nations General Assembly ©Baku 2015Baku 2015 chief executive Azad Rahimov has promised that the European Games will be delivered to the highest level during a speech to the United Nations General Assembly.

China's Yujiao Tan breaks world record four times on way to powerlifting gold at Asian Para Games

By Gary Anderson

Yujiao Tan of China broke her oen world record four times on the way to claiming gold at the Asian Para Games ©Incheon 2014China's Yujiao Tan broke her own world powerlifting record four times on her way to claiming gold at the Asian Para Games in Incheon.

London 2012 Paralympic Games to be commemorated by new area in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

By Daniel Etchells

An artist's impression of Mandeville Place at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park ©LLDCPlans to create a new area in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, known as Mandeville Place, have been unveiled in celebration of the hugely successful London 2012 Paralympic Games.

Multi-Paralympic gold medallist named Canadian Assistant Chef de Mission for Toronto 2015

By Gary Anderson

Paralympic swimmer Stephanie Dixon has been named as the Assistant Chef de Mission for Team Canada at the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games ©Getty ImagesSeven-time Paralympic swimming gold medallist Stephanie Dixon has been named as Canada's Assistant Chef de Mission for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games.

Ten Olympic champions headline line-up for World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Manchester

By Gary Anderson

Joel Gonzalez Bonilla of Spain is one of 10 Olympic champions set to compete at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Manchester ©Getty ImagesManchester is gearing up to host the third stop on the World Taekwondo Federation Grand Prix Series this week which will see ten Olympic champions battling it out for gold.

Beach volleyball makes Manly Beach return after two-year absence

By Paul Osborne

Manly Beach will host the opening round of the Australian Beach Volleyball Grand Tour ©Getty ImagesManly Beach in Sydney will once again become a host venue for the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour following two years of contractual disputes.

English FA secretary general Alex Horne set to step down at the end of January

By Paul Osborne

FA secretary general Alex Horne will step down from his role at the end of January next year ©Getty ImagesAlex Horne, secretary general of the English Football Association (FA), is due to leave his role at the end of January, it has been announced today. 
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