A group of 51 women are suing the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) for failing to prevent sexual abuse carried out by former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, according to reports in the US press.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has not moved forward with the process to revoke the membership of USA Gymnastics while the scandal-hit organisation remains in bankruptcy proceedings.
International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Athletes' Commission chairperson Liubov Charkashyna has sparked controversy by suggesting some athletes have claimed they have been sexually abused for financial gain.
USA Gymnastics has immediately come under fire for its appointment of a new President and chief executive after survivors of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal said Li Li Leung will not change anything.
Scandal-hit USA Gymnastics (USAG) have announced the appointment of Li Li Leung as the organisation’s President and chief executive.
Given that sport is considered to be all about athletes, you might question why I am considering whether 2018 was the year of the athletes in sport.
USOC chief executive welcomes findings of Energy and Commerce Committee report into sexual abuse of athletes
Sarah Hirshland, chief executive of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), has responded to the House Energy and Commerce Committee report into the efforts to protect athletes from sexual abuse that was released in Washington D.C.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) will not consider bankruptcy protection as the organisation faces lawsuits from gymnasts over the Larry Nassar crisis.
Senator calls for FBI investigation into USOC and USA Gymnastics for "massive cover-up" of Nassar abuse
Senator Richard Blumenthal has called on the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to investigate the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and USA Gymnastics after an independent report accused the two bodies of facilitating Larry Nassar's sexual abuse.
Independent report claims USOC among organisations which enabled Nassar abuse as senior official sacked
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) was among the organisations which facilitated Larry Nassar's sexual abuse of hundreds of gymnasts and failed to act when the allegations against the disgraced doctor emerged, a damning independent report has claimed.
USA Gymnastics has filed for bankruptcy in a move which the embattled governing claims will enable it to "expeditiously resolve" the claims made by the survivors of sexual abuse perpetrated by former team doctor Larry Nassar.
USA Gymnastics has claimed it is seeking answers to questions sent to the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) as board of directors chair Karen Golz admitted the actions taken by the body are "unsettling and upsetting".
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has taken steps to revoke the scandal-hit USA Gymnastics' recognition as the member national governing body for the sport.
Former USA Gymnastics President and chief executive Steve Penny has pleaded not guilty to interfering with evidence relating to the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
Former USA Gymnastics President and chief executive Steve Penny has been arrested and accused of interfering with evidence relating to the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.