Egypt’s taekwondo medallists at Tokyo 2020 Hedaya Malak and Seif Eissa have been honoured by the Egyptian Olympic Committee.
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The Donostia San Sebastián Klasikoa returns tomorrow after last year’s race was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, although a number of high profile cyclists will be absent with the event falling during a congested period that also featured the Tour de France and the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Gunilla Lindberg, the secretary general of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC), has used the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as an opportunity to meet with several National Olympic Committees (NOCs) this week.
The Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk played host to a training camp organised by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) earlier this month.
Mike Sullivan and Joel Johnson have been named as head coaches of the United States’ men’s and women’s ice hockey teams respectively for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, while David Hoff has been named as the Para ice hockey team’s head coach for 2022.
Australia’s team of four for the wheelchair tennis at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics has been announced, including two reigning Paralympic champions in Dylan Alcott and Heath Davidson.
The European Olympic Committees (EOC) has made French-based Atos its digital technology partner for the next two European Games.
It was a good first day for Slovakia and Poland in the men’s standing competition and Latvia in the men’s sitting competition as the Beach ParaVolley Slovenian Open began in Ljubljana.
Almost DKK200,000 (£22,890/$31,790/€26,890) has been raised to aid Parasport Denmark’s preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games through a scheme centred on pillows.
Preparations have been gearing up for the 2022 Gay Games, scheduled to take place in Hong Kong next November, although one leading politician has called for additional Government support for the event.
IOC accused of "cold indifference to genocide" as Congressional body quizzes US-based TOP sponsors on Beijing 2022
The International Olympic Committee has been accused of showing "cold indifference to genocide" at a Congressional Executive Committee on China (CECC) hearing which today grilled United States-based Olympic sponsors.
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has appointed director of strategy and education Emily Robinson to serve as interim chief executive, effective from the end of August.
TOP sponsor Intel promises 3DAT platform to improve Olympic athletics broadcasts following drones' starring role in Opening Ceremony
Intel, a major International Olympic Committee (IOC) sponsor through its flagship The Olympic Partner (TOP) scheme, is implementing cutting-edge technologies including drones and three-dimensional renderings of competitors at Tokyo 2020.
The International Savate Federation (FISav) has been able to hold its first in-person event since March 2020, with the World Youth Championships and the World Cup for cadets in savate assaut taking place in the Serbian town of Ruma.
American sitting volleyball player Lora Webster has announced that she will compete at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics while pregnant with her fourth child.