The membership of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) swelled to beyond 100 after 10 officials were comfortably elected to the body at the Session here today.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) members have approved a series of proposals set to dramatically change the bidding process for the Olympic Games, including ending the seven-year period before the event is awarded and creating powerful commissions to control the selection of the host city.
Finland and China strengthen ties by signing agreement to collaborate on 2022 Winter Paralympic Games in Beijing
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the National Paralympic Committee (NPC) of Finland and China Disabled Peoples' Federation (CDPF) to work together to support the 2022 Winter Paralympic Games in Beijing.
By Duncan Mackay, Liam Morgan, Michael Pavitt, David Owen and Patrick O'Kane at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne
Bach dismisses concerns over Diack on Dakar 2022 after Sir Craig Reedie asks for update on corruption cases at IOC Session
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach rejected concerns regarding the corruption case involving Papa Massata Diack and its impact on the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar in a dismissive response to Britain's Sir Craig Reedie here today.
Tokyo 2020 have achieved in excess of $3 billion (£2.3 billion/€2.6 billion) in domestic sponsorship with one year to go until the Olympic and Paralympic Games, it was revealed here today.
Singapore’s Angelita Teo has been appointed as director of the Olympic Museum in Lausanne by the International Olympic Committee.
El Moutawakel and Prince Faisal set to be elected to IOC Executive Board as only candidates for two positions
Morocco's Nawal El Moutawakel and Jordan's Prince Faisal bin Hussein are set to be elected to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board, with both being proposed unopposed.
Breakdancing moves step closer to Olympic debut as IOC Session approves Paris 2024 new sports proposal
A proposal to provisionally include breakdancing, skateboarding, surfing and sport climbing on the Paris 2024 Olympic Games programme was given unanimous approval at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session here today.
Former UN Climate Change chief praises IOC sustainability initiatives but urges them to take even greater leadership role
Former United Nations (UN) climate change head Christiana Figueres has called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to take a leadership role in tackling the climate emergency warned of the risks to major events should action not be taken.
Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala claimed the San Siro will still be standing when the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games are held in the city in 2026, despite AC and Inter Milan chiefs announcing the famous stadium would be demolished.
The artistic director and executive producer of the final candidature presentation video of Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo's successful bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympics is predicting a huge party when Italy stages the event in seven years time.
The chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Finance Commission today provided an up-to-date breakdown of costs of the new IOC headquarters, officially opened with great fanfare here last Sunday (June 23).
The International Olympic Committee's decision to award the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games to Milan and Cortina d'Amprezzo has been heralded as a miracle back in Italy.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has reappointed PricewaterhouseCoopers, the international professional services firm, as its external auditor for a six-year term.