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Switzerland and Sweden take European curling honours

By Nick Butler

Sweden's Maria Prytz was a key player in securing her country the European title ©AFP / Getty ImagesNovember 30 - Switzerland's men and Sweden's women have created early-season momentum on the road towards Sochi 2014 after taking respective titles at the European Curling Championships in Stavanger.

Qatar launches bid for 2017 World Fencing Championships

By Nick Butler

Qatar will face Leipzig in the race for the 2017 World Fencing Championships ©AFP/Getty ImagesNovember 29 - Qatar is aiming to continue a period of hosting major sporting events after they officially handed over their bid for Doha to host the 2017 World Fencing Championships to the International Fencing Federation (FIE).

Week-long Hartford Ski Spectacular brings together all level of US Paralympic skiing

By Nick Butler

Young skiers will get opportunities to hone their craft during the week-long camp ©Denver Post/Getty ImagesNovember 29 - Opportunities for disabled skiers from the United States of all levels, from first-timers to Paralympians, will be provided at the 26th Hartford Ski Spectacular event in Colorado.

Bidding for Badminton Europe events has been opened up until 2020

By Paul Osborne

Badminton Europe has opened up the bidding process for its events until 2020 ©Getty ImagesNovember 29 - The bidding process for Badminton Europe events has been opened up until the year 2020 following a high level of interest from member associations.

Olympians Bacchini and Confortola among Trentino 2013 Torch bearers as it visits Games venues

By Gary Anderson

November 29 - Paolo Bacchini carried the Trentino 2013 Torch in host town Cavalese ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe Trentino 2013 Universiade Torch Relay has been on a tour of some of the venues that are due to host Games in just under two weeks as it continues its journey to the Piazza Duomo on December 11 for the Opening Ceremony.

Britain end Paralimpiadas Escolares in a flurry of gold

By Paul Osborne

Great Britain finish with a flurry on the final day of the Paralimpiadas Escolares ©CPBNovember 29 - The final day of the Paralimpiadas Escolares brought more gold for the British contingent with the swimmers, boccia players and cerebral palsy football team all in contention for a medal.

Ireland announce New Balance as official apparel and footwear supplier up to Rio 2016

By Gary Anderson

November 29 - American firm New Balance will supply apparel and footwear to Team Ireland at Sochi 2014 and Rio 2016 © Getty Images The Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) has announced a new partnership with New Balance which will see the American sportswear firm become the official apparel and footwear supplier for Sochi 2014 and Rio 2016.

Commonwealth Games Food Charter unveiled by Glasgow 2014

By Gary Anderson

November 29 - Glasgow 2014 has revealed its Food Charter for next year's Commonwealth Games ©Glasgow 2014Glasgow 2014 today revealed its Commonwealth Games Food Charter that it says will act as a blueprint for major sporting and cultural events held in Scotland beyond this event.

Challenge Almere-Amsterdam to host 2014 ETU European Long Distance Triathlon Championships

By Paul Osborne

The ETU and Challenge Family have announced that Challange Almere-Amsterdam will host the 2014 European Long Distance Triathlon Championships ©ETUNovember 29 - The European Triathlon Union (ETU) announced today that the 2014 European Long Distance Triathlon Championships will be hosted by Challenge Almere–Amsterdam.
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