Legendary producer Ric Birch is no longer playing any role in the Rio 2016 Olympic or Paralympic Games after vacating his role in a row over budget cuts, he has revealed.
Veteran Bob Costas is to host NBC's primetime coverage of this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro for a record 11th time, it has been announced.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has hired infectious disease specialists as concerns about the Zika virus continue ahead of Rio 2016.
The Zimbabwe National Paralympic Committee (ZNPC) has stepped up its bid to increase the number of athletes that will represent the country at Rio 2016 by opening the door to all those who believe they have the ability to compete on the international stage.
Ennis-Hill's coach calls for Britain's Rio 2016 training camp to be moved out of Brazil due to Zika fears
Toni Minichiello, the coach of Britain's Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill, believes that the country's training camp for the Rio 2016 Olympics should be moved out of Brazil as fears grow about the Zika virus.
Kenya has threatened to pull out of this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro if the ongoing Zika virus reaches "epidemic levels".
FEI President "disappointed" by delays at Rio 2016 equestrian venue but claims new construction contract agreed
Construction is due to begin again at the Rio 2016 equestrian venue in Deodoro after the originial company overseeing preparations had their contract terminated last month, International Equestrian Federation (FEI) President Ingmar de Vos told insidethegames today.
Rio 2016's education programme has begun its overseas work with a launch event in the Brazilian city.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has denied it told athletes and staff concerned about the Zika virus that they should consider not attending this year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Car rental company Localiza is to supply vehicles for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Torch Relay, it has been announced.
Brazilian officials have been forced to deny there is any risk of this summer's Olympic and Paralympics Games in Rio de Janeiro being cancelled as worldwide fears of Zika virus continue to grow with six months to go until the event is due to open.
Rio 2016 appoints British-based company involved in London 2012 to run merchandise and retail outlets
Rebel Events Brasil Ltd (REBL) have been appointed to take charge of the merchandise and retail programme at this summer's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in conjunction with Venue Retail Ltd (VRL), the company that led operations at the London 2012/
Hosts Brazil will win 22 medals at their home Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this year - according to the latest version of Infostrada Sports’ Virtual Medal Table (VMT).
Rio 2016’s chief medical officer João Grangeiro has stressed the importance of following the advice of the World Health Organization (WHO) on the Zika virus.
A meeting has taken place in Lausanne between all 28 summer International Federations (IFs), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Rio 2016 in a bid to allay concerns ahead of this year’s Olympic Games.