The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has changed its name to incorporate the Paralympic Movement.
Hosts Cape Verde's women's team won their opening two Group B matches as 3x3 basketball competition got underway today at the African Beach Games on the island of Sal.
The 18th annual Parlamotion race, in which members of the Swiss Parliament complete a run around the Bundeshaus, has taken place in Bern.
Ricky Vargas has resigned as President of the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) following a dispute which has threatened to derail the country's preparations for this year's Southeast Asian Games.
The Czech Olympic Committee (ČOV) has celebrated its 120-year contribution to the Olympic Movement and the promotion of Olympism with a special anniversary concert.
Hosts Cape Verde claimed an 8-1 win over Algeria in the first leg of the women's beach soccer final at the African Beach Games on the island of Sal.
Ghana President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will receive the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) Merit Award for Heads of State, ANOCA President Mustapha Berraf has announced.
Cameroon’s Hubert Noah Essomba and Gregory Tchami-Djomaha beat Nigeria’s Thankgod Adindu and Emmanuel Nwabueze in the final as the teqball demonstration event took place today at the African Beach Games on the island of Sal in Cape Verde.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Samira Asghari has been named sports personality of the year by the Afghanistan Sports Journalists Federation at an event attended by the Afghanistan National Olympic Committee (ANOC).
A 16-member commission would be established to oversee the operations of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) as part of reforms proposed by the chairperson of the Congressional Sub-Committee investigating the body.
Australia's Chef de Mission Ian Chesterman says it is "encouraging" to see the country's women's rugby sevens and men's archery teams secure places at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is set to host more than 500 events in honour of 2019 Olympic Day, it has been announced.
The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) signed an agreement with the Russian Olympians Foundation (ROF) as the organisations celebrated the country's Olympic Day in Moscow.
The Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee (PNGOC) has accepted fencing as its newest member sport.
The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) has announced a six-year partnership with Pillitteri Estates Winery, who will serve as the organisation’s official wine supplier.