Former modern pentathlete Georgina Harland has been named Chef de Mission for Team GB at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing.
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The world’s oldest international archery competition, which has been going for more than 300 years, has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The passing of Little Richard today at the age of 87 has brought tributes from across the music world, but many will also remember the night he appeared at the Olympics.
The Archaeological Council of Greece have approved a project to show the home of the ancient Olympic Games in a computerised digital application.
The Faroe Islands do not have an Olympic team of their own, but the granddaughter of a Faroese sailor is to write this week to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to tell him about a remarkable expedition to raise their flag at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics.
The designer responsible for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch has devised a “do it yourself” face visor that can be used to protect health workers performing their duties during the coronavirus crisis.
The International Committee for the Mediterranean Games (CIJM) has announced that the next edition of the Games will now begin on June 25 in 2022, exactly one year later than originally planned.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Flame is no longer on public display and is being held in an undisclosed location in Japan, as one of the measures designed to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
USOPC chief executive sends message of support to athletes who missed out on Moscow 1980 on anniversary of boycott
United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee chief executive Sarah Hirshland has sent a message of support to the American athletes who missed out on competing at the 1980 Moscow Olympics as a result of the boycott instigated by US President Jimmy Carter.
Work has started in Ancient Olympia on a ‘’desperately needed facelift“ for the International Olympic Academy (IOA).
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has paid tribute to the Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki, whose work "Ekecheiria" was used as part of the Opening Ceremony for the Munich 1972 Olympic Games.
The cricket world has been remembering the mathematician Tony Lewis who has died aged 78.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Flame has been put on public display in Fukushima, where it will remain until the end of April before it is moved to the Japanese capital.
The 2021 Mediterranean Games in Oran have been postponed until 2022 after a joint decision made by the Algerian Government and the International Committee for the Mediterranean Games (CIJM).
The Olympic Flame is to be put on display in the host city of Tokyo next month following the postponement of the Games because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.