Breakdancing, sport climbing, skateboarding and surfing have been put forward for inclusion as additional sports on the programme for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris, it was announced today.
Marcos Diaz of the Dominican Republic has officially launched his campaign to become the next President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) after he was given the backing of the American Council of Sports (CADE) during a meeting in Uruguay.
Beijing 2022 has revealed its legacy plan for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, expanding upon the Organising Committee’s focus on utilising the event to both initiate and accelerate long-term benefits for the competition zones and surrounding regions.
Copenhagen in Denmark, a city home to more bicycles than people, has been chosen to host the Grand Départ of the 2021 Tour de France.
Concerns raised again over preparations for Lima 2019 but APC claim generally satisfied with progress
The Americas Paralympic Committee (APC) has stressed there is still much work to do in preparation for this year's Parapan American Games in Lima but added they are generally satisfied with progress after the final Coordination Commission meeting in Peru.
Two-time Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya has denied reports that the South African Government are paying her legal fees as her appeal against an International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) ruling,which could see her banned from competing against women, continues.
An External Review Commission established by the International Biathlon Union (IBU) to look into corruption allegations made against the previous leadership has set-up a confidential whistleblower portal, it has been announced.
World Archery has opened the nominations process for its Executive Board and Committee elections scheduled to take place at the body’s Congress this year in s-Hertogenbosch.
World Taekwondo is welcoming candidatures from those interested in serving on its Athletes' Committee from 2019 to 2023.
Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) President Brian Lewis and secretary general Keith Joseph have made a historic trip to Dominica having accepted an invitation from the head of the country’s NOC, Billy Doctrove.
United States Olympic Committee (USOC) chief external affairs officer Patrick Sandusky is leaving the organisation to become senior vice-president of sports public relations at The Madison Square Garden Company, it has been announced.
Basketball Australia has appointed Jerril Rechter to replace Anthony Moore as chief executive, the organisation has announced.
China will send 84 athletes to next month’s Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, it has been announced.
Norway’s Johannes Høsflot Klæbo has continued his dominance of the cross-country skiing scene by winning the gold medal in the men’s free sprint at the International Ski Federation (FIS) World Nordic Skiing Championships in Seefeld.
France’s Bastien Midol topped the men’s qualification standings on the opening day of action at the International Ski Federation Ski Cross World Cup in Sunny Valley in Russia’s Chelyabinsk region.