Olympic silver medallist Tricia Smith has been elected as President of the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), it has been announced today.
Roles within Algeria’s various sporting federations will be offered to retired athletes as part of a new initiative in the nation, it has been announced following the first-ever Forum of Algerian Athletes.
A full report on performances at July's Pacific Games in Port Moresby has been formally submitted to the Government by the National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI).
Czech cyclist chosen ahead of four time European Games gold medallist as winner of Piotr Nurowski Prize
Czech cyclist Jiří Janošek has been awarded the 5th Piotr Nurowski Prize for the Best Young European Athlete here.
Minsk will host the 45th European Olympic Committees (EOC) General Assembly, it was announced here today.
Former football manager Dany Ryser, who guided Switzerland to success at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in 2009, has been honoured at the fourth edition of the Swiss Olympic Coach Awards in Ittigen.
Mexican Olympic Committee accused of "blackmailing" Government by claiming they could be banned from Olympics
Alfredo Castillo, head of Mexico's National Commission of Physical Culture and Sports (CONADE), has dismissed the Olympic Charter as an "invention created to avoid monitoring public money" after the Government was accused of interfering in the activities of sporting bodies.
An online social media campaign promoting healthy lifestyle initiatives has been held by the Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) to mark World Diabetes Day.
Turkey agree with Sarajevo and East Sarajevo to swap 2019 Winter European Youth Olympic Festival for 2017
A deal was signed here today for Erzurum in Turkey to host the Winter European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) in 2017, two years earlier than originally planned.
The Hague in The Netherlands will play host to an “Olympic Experience” hub for Rio 2016 where fans will be able to get behind their athletes by watching the action on giant screens, the Dutch Olympic Committee*Dutch Sports Federation (NOC*NSF) has announced.
Puerto Rico's Hector Cardona has been re-elected President of the Central American and Caribbean Sport Organization (CACSO) during the body's 46th General Assembly held in Barranquilla, Colombia, while Guadeloupe, Martinique, St Martin and French Guyana have been accepted as provisional members.
Eight Olympians from the Czech Republic have been given new cars by ŠKODA as part of an existing partnership between the manufacturer and the Czech Olympic Committee (COC).
Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee (PNGOC) President Sir John Dawanicura has welcomed the formation of a PNG Sports Journalists’ Association to be chaired by NBC executive producer, Ephata Samuel.
Kuwait has made attempts to prevent its athletes from competing in sports competitions, according to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission Chair Claudia Bokel.
San Diego could use staging the inaugural ANOC World Beach Games in 2017 as a launchpad for another bid to host the Olympics and Paralympic Games but Californian officials are promising a "pretty cool" event whatever happens.