14th World Conference Sports for All…

International Olympic Committee (Press Release): The 14th World Conference on Sport for All got under way today at the China National Convention Centre in Beijing with workshops, plenary sessions and other meetings designed to promote health, fitness and well-being by encouraging people of all ages and abilities to participate in sports activities


Decorated medallists adorn list of ARM for Innsbruck 2012

International Olympic Committee (Press Release): The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the list of Innsbruck 2012 Athlete Role Models (ARMs) for the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games taking place from 13 to 22 January in Innsbruck, Austria. Share on Facebook


World Cup of Matial Arts…10 countries to participate in World Cup for Martial arts

CARACAS, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) — More than 2,000 athletes from 10 countries will participate in the Martial Arts World Cup Venezuela from October 14-15, the official Venezuelan News Agency reported Monday. The tournament, organized by the Venezuelan Kenpo Federation (FVK), will be held in the sports facilities of the United Nations Park


FEI World Driving C’ships…

SEVENTEEN NATIONS TO COMPETE AT THE FEI WORLD DRIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR COMBINED PONIES 2011 FEI Press Release: From 21 to 25 September, the Lipica Stud Farm in Slovenia will host the fifth edition of the FEI World Driving Championships for Combined Ponies. Seventy-seven drivers from 17 nations will compete in the singles,


Introducing the IOC Young Reporters..

Introducing the IOC Young Reporters coming to Innsbruck 2012 (International Olympic Committee NEWS): They were familiar faces at the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games, enthusiastically learning the tricks of the trade from some of the best in the sports journalism field, and now 15 of the IOC Young Reporters will be putting


Pride of Pakistan Aleem Dar…

ICC Umpire Of The Year for the David Shepherd Trophy-Aleem Dar of Pakistan. Aleem Dar Brief Introduction. Full name: Aleem Sarwar Dar Born: 6 June 1968 (age 43) Jhang, Punjab, Pakistan. Share on Facebook


Singelton says he is to Pistorius…

USA’s Jerome Singleton says he is to Pistorius what Joe Frazier was to Mohammed Ali… (IPC Press Release). The USA’s world champion track athlete Jerome Singleton is promising to put on an exciting show at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Share on Facebook


Judo for peace in South Africa..

IJF Press Release: Johannes van der Horst has been a judo coach for more than 15 years and has been practicing judo since 1974. Yet, despite the years and the constraints, he still has the fire and the desire to convey a message through his judo teaching. Three times a week, he takes


FEI European Jumping C’ships.

HISTORIC FIRST AS SWEDEN’S Rolf Goran Bengtsson AND NINJA SWEEP INDIVIDUAL GOLD, By Louise Parkes Sweden’s Rolf-Goran Bengtsson and the brilliant little Ninja la Silla added European gold to their 2008 Olympic silver medal when sweeping to victory in the closing stages of the individual title-decider at the FEI European Jumping Championships


Sport for All 2011, Beijing.

Introduction, The World Conference on Sport for All is organised under the patronage of the International Olympic Committee, in cooperation with the World Health Organization and SportAccord (Beijing Municipal Government). The World Conference on Sport for All has since its formation been dedicated to promoting broad dissemination of the sport for all