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.
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.
Exclusive: WDSF President excited by prospect of breakdancing being included on Paris 2024 Olympic programme
World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) President Shawn Tay has admitted the potential inclusion of breakdancing at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris would be a “fantastic achievement”.
Former Visa executive named chief commercial officer of joint venture between Los Angeles 2028 and USOC
Sports business executive Chris Pepe has been appointed chief commercial officer of the joint venture between Los Angeles 2028 and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).
Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have named TANAKA HOLDINGS as a precious metals and jewellery sponsor.
Association of National Association of Olympic Committees (ANOCA) have launched a programme aimed at assisting African countries to improve their medal haul at Tokyo 2020.
King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway have taken part in celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Winter Olympic Games in Lillehammer.
Indonesia has formally entered the race for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games, according to reports in the country’s press.
Japanese researchers are hoping to develop a new system in time for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo to accurately forecast torrential downpours.
Organisers of next year's Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne have opened a competition to design the medals.
Breakdancing, sport climbing, skateboarding and surfing have been touted as the favourites to be included as additional sports on the Olympic Games programme for Paris 2024.
Queen Silvia offers backing of Swedish Winter Olympic bid following Alpine Skiing World Championships
Queen Silvia of Sweden has backed Stockholm and Åre’s bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, following the conclusion of the Alpine Skiing World Championships.
A campaign has been launched by the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) which aims to see the country represented in 10 sports at Tokyo 2020.
Nasrollah Sajjadi is set to return as Iran's Chef de Mission for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, it has been announced.
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda is facing pressure to step aside from the role over allegations of corruption, it is claimed.