International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has been welcomed to Marseille by French President Emmanuel Macron and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, following the award of the 2024 Olympic Games last week.
Paris 2024 have held a celebration in front of their City Hall to mark the French capital being awarded the rights to the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
French President, Emmanuel Macron, praised the "spirit of unity" of the successful Paris bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games today at a welcoming ceremony at the Élysée Palace for the team returning victorious from the International Olympic Committee’s 131st Session in Lima.
Paris was officially named host of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games here today in front of an emotional City Mayor Anne Hidalgo.
Newly-elected International Paralympic Committee President (IPC) Andrew Parsons has already expressed his confidence in Paris' ability to host an "unforgettable" Games in 2024, it was claimed here today.
Nearly a quarter-of-a-million protesters have taken to the streets across cities in France to demonstrate against President Emmanuel Macron's labour reforms on the eve of Paris being officially awarded the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games here.
Paris 2024 co-chairman Bernard Lapasset and French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF) President Denis Masseglia have pledged to continue to deliver projects around the world as the French capital prepares to be awarded the Olympic Games.
Paris 2024 bid leaders insist their "transparent" bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games can help repair the reputation of the Olympic Movement following recent corruption scandals.
Exclusive: Estanguet claims ready to lead Organising Committee as Paris 2024 prepares for coronation
Tony Estanguet has claimed he feels ready for the challenge of guiding preparations for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games as the co-chairman of the bid prepares to transition into the role of Organising Committee President.
Patrick Baumann believes that the double-award of the 2024 and 2028 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games to Paris and Los Angeles was the "best possible outcome".
French President Emmanuel Macron is no longer expected to attend next month's International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in Lima because the meeting provides nothing more than a rubber-stamping of Paris' hosting of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Discovery Communications President David Zaslav admitted the organisation is "thrilled" about the Olympic Games returning to Europe in Paris in 2024.
French President Emmanuel Macron has stopped short of celebrating the announcement by Los Angeles that they have reached a deal to host the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games but hailed the decision by the United States city.
Los Angeles today agreed to host the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games, meaning Paris will stage the event in 2024.
An agreement between Los Angeles, Paris and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the allocation of the 2024 and 2028 Games is "very, very close" and could be completed by next Friday (August 4), Eric Garcetti has claimed.