New sports are likely to face a tougher battle to be added onto the Paris 2024 Olympic programme due to concerns over the ballooning size of the Games.
Recommendations to reform different aspects of International Olympic Committee (IOC) governance are currently being considered but no timeline has been given for their implementation.
International Korfball Federation (IKF) President Jan Fransoo has claimed that the sport's core of gender equality is perfectly aligned to the wishes of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Retired basketball star Kobe Bryant has been unveiled as the latest addition to the Los Angeles 2024 Board of Directors and Athletes’ Advisory Board.
The Angel City Games, the leading adaptive sports festival in Los Angeles, has taken place in the Californian city.
Los Angeles 2024 launched its #FollowTheSun to Olympic Agenda 2020 campaign with a pop-up badminton match at Griffith Observatory.
I very much enjoyed reading through the International Basketball Federation's (FIBA) update from their first Mid-Term Congress, with the governing body listing the workshops and key discussions which took place over two days in Hong Kong.
The 2016 VISSLA Junior World Surfing Championships, currently taking place in the Azores, has provided the world with a first opportunity to take a look inside one of the five newly added sports to the Olympic programme for Tokyo 2020 and, as it approaches its climax today, it has not disappointed.
A special "Review of the Rio 2016 Olympics" has taken place at the Chinese Taipei Olympic Committee (CTOC)-inaugurated 39th Session of the National Olympic Academy.
Never underestimate the capacity of an organisation to say one thing and do another.
Plans to restrict how Federations competing in the inaugural European Championships in 2018 participate in other continental multisports events have been criticised today by European Olympic Committees (EOC) President Patrick Hickey, who claims they "cannot be held ransom by private commercial organisations".
United World Wrestling (UWW) has announced that it will no longer insist on traditional red and blue uniforms - in a bid to help fans better identify who is who.
The “less is more” ethos of Agenda 2020 poses a novel problem for Olympic bid spin-doctors.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said he was looking forward to a "fascinating competition" after the organisation received the first candidature files from the bidders for the 2024 Games.
Tokyo 2020 today published its plans for a minimal impact Olympic and Paralympic Games as it aims to raise awareness of the significance of sustainability in the modern world.