Concerns over the safety of those attending next year's Olympic and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro have been revived after a series of attacks in the city over recent days, several of which took place within sight of venues to be used during the Games.
Medal ceremonies could take place at the Colosseum if Rome is successful in its bid to host the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, the city's Mayor Ignazio Marino has revealed during a visit by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to the Italian capital.
Hamburg, a confirmed runner in the race for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, may be about to suffer an immense blow to its sporting prestige.
Steve Pagliuca has been named the successor to John Fish as chairman of the Boston 2024 Bid Committee.
The venue scheduled to host water polo during Rio 2016 has been dropped from the Olympic Games programme.
Opposition group No Boston Olympics have held a community engagement meeting aimed at providing the public with more information on Boston’s controversial bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
"No guarantees" that Boston will be USOC bid city for 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Ruggiero claims
America's International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Angela Ruggiero told a Boston City Council hearing today that there can be "no guarantees" that Boston will be the United States' bid city for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A Host City Contract template for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic has been published by the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) in an attempt to allay fears local people would be unfairly burdened by a Games in Boston.
Olympic rowers will learn next week about the potential health risks of competing in the polluted Rio 2016 venue as World Rowing publishes a report on the status of the water at the Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon, in which 50 tons of rotting fish carcasses were reportedly floating last month.
A new poll suggests France is still not entirely sold on the notion of a Paris 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic bid.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has vowed to pay close attention to the final year of preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, particularly regarding the performance of both the State and City Governments.
Brazil’s doping control laboratory in Rio de Janiero will be available for use at the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) lifted its suspension today.
Budapest’s potential bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games moved a step closer today after Mayor István Tarlós gave his full backing to his city entering the race.
Fulfilling a Games vision and engaging the youth of Japan and the entire world was the focus of a first meeting of the Tokyo 2020 Culture and Education Commission today.
Applications have opened for sports to apply for inclusion at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, with Federations having until June 8 to submit responses to a preliminary set of questions.