Newly elected World Sailing vice-president Philip Baum has targeted the 2026 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar as an important opportunity to promote the sport in Africa.
Federations in the United Arab Emirates have been urged to begin preparing for the re-arranged Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar in 2026.
The Senegalese National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSS) has signed a funding agreement with the French Development Agency (AFD) and the National Institute of Sport, Expertise and Performance (INSEP) to help preparations for the Dakar 2026 Youth Olympic Games.
The postponement of the Youth Olympic Games in Dakar to 2026 gives organisers a "unique opportunity to further optimise their delivery plans", International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission chair Kirsty Coventry has claimed.
International Equestrian Federation President Ingmar De Vos has requested an alternative event be held in place of the postponed Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar.
The 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar have been pushed back by four years to 2026, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced.
The International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) has submitted its proposed qualification system for the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar.
Senegalese President Macky Sall has launched construction of a new 50,000-capacity stadium in Diamniadio in the West African country destined to stage events at the 2022 Youth Olympic Games.
Dakar 2022 general coordinator Ibrahima Wade believes the Summer Youth Olympic Games can provide a catalyst for development in Senegal.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) Executive Committee member Leopold Senghor has been named Senegal's director of high competition.
A mixed team taekwondo competition is set to be contested at the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar.
Senegalese Olympic Committee President Mamadou N'Diaye is seeking China's help in the hosting of the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar.
Dakar 2022 Coordination Commission chair Kirsty Coventry has warned it is essential the Organising Committee is created and Government funding released to ensure the Senegalese city can prepare effectively for the Summer Youth Olympic Games.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced the addition of baseball5 and wushu to the Dakar 2022 Youth Olympic Games sport programme.
Surfing will add "huge value and excitement" to the Summer Youth Olympic Games when it makes its debut at the event at Dakar 2022, International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre has claimed.