Paris 2024 officials confirmed here today that they have dropped their plans to build a permanent 15,000-capacity aquatics centre next to the Stade de France, as they signed a a protocol for the Games budget guaranteeing to maintain the Government contribution at its agreed limit of €1.5 billion (£1.3 billion/$1.7 billion).
The venue for badminton is reportedly the latest to be changed by Paris 2024 as part of efforts to reduce costs for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The way elite sport is funded in Britain could be facing a major shake-up after the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo following the launch of consultation into how UK Sport distributes National Lottery money.
Paris 2024 President Tony Estanguet has presented the French capital's vision of the Olympic Games to International Judo Federation (IJF) counterpart Marius Vizer during a meeting in Budapest.
Extensive plans have been unveiled by Paris 2024 to celebrate Olympic Day on June 23 with a series of demonstration events and taster sessions across the city.
Olympic host cities Paris and Tokyo have announced the launch of a cooperation project to unite the two capitals.
Paris 2024 have partnered with a range of organisations based in the capital city as part of an agreement to stage the "most socially responsible Olympic and Paralympic Games".
Paris 2024 chairman Tony Estanguet was among those to participate in a wide-ranging discussion on social development in French cities, hosted by the country's President Emmanuel Macron at the Élysée Palace today.
Paris 2024 are set to sign an agreement committing the Organising Committee to bringing poverty, unemployment and net carbon emissions to "zero".
The City of Paris have announced the launch of the second edition of the Talents 2024 project, in preparation for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Local media reports have suggested that the Paris 2024 aquatics centre might be changed to a temporary venue as part of efforts to hold down costs.
Paris 2024 President Tony Estanguet has claimed there is still time to change the plans for the Olympic and Paralympic Games after Government inspectors warned of "abnormally expensive" projected costs after visiting sites last month.
Fear of flying in family takes Jessica Harrison on winding road to new Paris 2024 Athletes’ Commission
The 18-member Paris 2024 Athletes’ Commission will gather for the first time in Saint-Denis today, with Organising Committee President Tony Estanguet and Athletes’ Commission President Martin Fourcade scheduled to meet 300 students.
The planned volleyball and badminton courts for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris have been described as "abnormally expensive" in the Government report into projected costs for the overall event, it has been reported.
Claude Azéma, President of the World Confederation of Ball Sports (CMSB), has revealed that the budget for lobbying on behalf of boules and related sports to be included on the Olympic programme at Paris 2024 has to be increased.