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.


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


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.


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



DOHA, QATAR: The 9th World Conference on Sport and the Environment was organised in Doha, Qatar, by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), in partnership with the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), from 30 April to 2 May 2011. About 600 delegates from National Olympic Committees (NOCs),


Australia’​s Cole Voted IPC Athlete of the Month

Australia’s Ellie Cole has been voted the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Athlete of the Month for August after swimming to six gold medals at the Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships in Edmonton, Canada. Cole received 41 percent of the vote on the IPC’s Facebook poll to beat Portugal’s Boccia star, Abilito Valente,


Sochi 2014 mountain venues on track…

Sochi 2014 mountain venues, Preparations for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games are continuing, with work expected to be completed on many of the mountain venues by the end of this year. During the 2014 Games, events will be focused around two different areas – a coastal cluster of venues in Sochi


Sochi’s coastal venues progressing well

Coastal venues progressing Work on the venues that will be used during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games is progressing well, with the Olympic Park on schedule for completion next year. During the 2014 Games, events will be focused around two different areas – a coastal cluster in Sochi consisting of the


London 2012: First ever Live 3D Coverage of an Olympic Games.

The IOC today announced an agreement has been reached between Olympic Broadcasting Services (www.obs.es) and Worldwide TOP Partner Panasonic to provide equipment and technology to enable the first ever live 3D coverage of the London 2012 Olympic Games. “For the past two decades, Panasonic has been a valued partner of the Olympic