International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach has joined Mayors from around the world attending a major summit in Paris on climate change.
Shot track speed skater Arianna Fontana is set to be announced as the flag bearer for Italy's team at the Opening Ceremony of next year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang 2018, it was reported today.
There is a growing expectation here that the flame lit here at the rehearsal for the start of the Pyeongchang 2018 Torch Relay will be the one used for the official ceremony.
Every time this week that the flame lighting ceremony for Pyeongchang 2018 has been rehearsed, a flame has been lit and kept safely in a special lantern.
Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) President Tricia Smith has called for immediate "provisional measures, including suspensions" to be taken against Russia before Pyeongchang 2018 regardless of whether the two ongoing International Olympic Committee (IOC) investigations into evidence of doping at the previous edition in Sochi are completed.
Russian International Olympic University students take part in cultural understanding project in Sochi
Students from a Master of Sport Administration course at the Russian International Olympic University (RIOU), a legacy project of the 2014 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Sochi, have taken part in a unique project designed to build understanding and cooperation between countries.
Exclusive: Canadian Sports Minister says Government cannot decide on Calgary 2026 bid until it sees the details
Kent Hehr, Canada's Minister for Sport and Persons with Disabilities, has told insidethegames that the Federal Government in Ottawa cannot decide whether to back a Calgary attempt for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games until it knows the full details of any such bid.
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has inspected uniforms due to be worn by athletes from the country at next year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
An Olympic twinning cooperation agreement is due to be signed by Anne Hidalgo and Eric Garcetti, the respective Mayors of Paris and Los Angeles, during an anti-pollution summit in the French capital on Monday (October 23).
A top International Olympic Committee (IOC) official has claimed to be unbothered about the prospect of a third successive Winter Olympic Games in Asia if Sapporo can produce a strong bid for 2026.
South Korea President Moon Jae-in has promised once again that his country will be safe to visit during the next Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Pyeongchang 2018 has announced that the second stage of the upgrade project on its Main Operations Centre (MOC) is now complete.
Vladimir Putin has accused the United States of putting "strong pressure" on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to prevent Russia from taking part in next year's Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
A judge in Rio de Janeiro has rejected claims of "irregularities"brought by a lawyer in the case of Kevin Mallon, an Irish employee of THG Sports, the British company at the centre of claims that tickets were sold on the black market and who faces charges including ambush marketing, ticket touting, tax evasion, criminal association, and larceny.
A Brazilian court has ordered that Carlos Nuzman be conditionally released from jail two days after he was officially charged with corruption, tax evasion, money laundering and running a criminal organisation.