Sydney to replace Nanjing as host for Women's Olympic Football Qualifiers

Indonesia ready for Asian Games

Statement regarding to PyeongChang 2018

OCA urges all NOCs to embrace winter sports

Olympic Council of Asia urges its NOCs to participate in the 8th Asian Winter Games in Sapporo, Japan in February 2017.

Exciting season of para-taekwondo set to get underway with 2nd Asian Para-Taekwondo Open Championships

The first of five Continental Para-Taekwondo Open Championships set to take place this year will get underway next week as the world’s best para-taekwondo athletes prepare to compete for gold at the 2nd Asian Para-Taekwondo Open Championships.

Asian and North American Cups new additions to 2015-16 snowboard calendar

IPC Snowboard, the global governing body of para-snowboard, has announced the 2015-16 season calendar will feature seven World Cups and the addition of Asian and North American (NORAM) Cups for the first time.

European Youth Olympic Festival Kicks Off -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Two countries are hosting the 2015 European Youth Olympic Winter Festival, starting this week.

IOC President to Davos -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Thomas Bach heads to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland for the first time as IOC president.

AFC Statement On Jordan Player

The AFC would like to clarify that the doping test of Jordanian player jersey number 10 – Ahmad Hayel – was conducted as per the AFC Anti-Doping Regulations after their team’s AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015™ Group D match against Iraq in Brisbane.

Toronto 2015 Makes Final Pitch -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Toronto 2015 will present at the Pan American Sports Organization's General Assembly this week.

U.S. 2024 Decision Possible -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Bid books from Almaty and Beijing, candidates to host the 2022 Olympics, are due on Jan. 7. 

Asian Beach Games Underway In Phuket -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) Thailand wins beach flag football gold at Asian Beach Games, eyes 2017 World Beach Games

2014 Asian Beach Games -- Photodesks

(ATR) ATR European correspondent Brian Pinelli is in Phuket, Thailand covering the 2014 Asian Beach Games.

Asian Beach Games Officially Open in Thailand

(ATR) Monsoon-like rains threatened the opening ceremony at the Saphan Hin Center Stadium.

IOC, Tokyo 2020 Conduct Second Project Review -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: The International Rugby Board hosts its World Rugby Conference and Exhibition Nov. 17-18 in London.

Women`s World Boxing Championships, Asian Beach Games -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Hollywood takes on a wrestling drama based on the autobiography of an Olympic gold medalist

South Korea finish on top of shooting medals table after two more golds at Incheon 2014

Incheon 2014 hosts South Korea have taken the final two shooting gold medals on offer at the Asian Para Games courtesy of Jin-Ho Park and Young-Jun Jeon, securing their place at the top of the medals table after winning a total of eight of the 15 titles. 

Two powerlifting world records smashed at Asian Para Games

Iran's Javanmardidodmani smashes two world records at Incheon 2014

Iran's world champion pistol shooter Sareh Javanmardidodmani smashed the P4 (mixed 50m pistol SH1) and P2 (women's 10m air pistol SH1) world records on Sunday (19 October) and Monday (20 October) at the Incheon 2014 Asian Para Games. 

Zheng smashes 1,500m T11 world record at Asian Para Games

Jin Zheng capped a memorable day for China on the opening day of track and field competition at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, South Korea, on Sunday (19 October) by smashing the 1,500m T11 world record.

IOC Executive Board Meeting In Montreux -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: IAAF evaluates two candidate cities for 2019 tournament ... IWGA visits last 2021 candidate city

Qualification for 2016 Rio Paralympics -- Monday Memo

(ATR) The 2014 Asian Para Games open Oct. 18 ... Several competitions will double as 2016 Paralympic qualifiers.

China on Top of Asia after Claiming Men's & Women's Singles Gold

XU Xin and LIU Shiwen are the 2014 Asian Games singles champions, after both triumphing in all Chinese finals at the Suwon Gymnasium in Incheon, Korea.

Rio 2016 Coordination Commission -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Oct. 1 marks the beginning of the 2016 Paralympic qualification period for table tennis.

Best of Incheon 2014, Day Six -- Photodesk

(ATR) Action on day six of the 2014 Asian Games included finals in artistic gymnastics and swimming.

OCA Press Release on Anti-Doping Violation Case in 2014 Incheon Asian Games

The Olympic Council of Asia wishes to announce that we have encountered the second anti-doping rule violation in this the 17th Asian Games, Incheon 2014, Korea.

Japan supreme at Incheon Asian Games

Japan scored big at the Asian Games at the Songdo Central Park Triathlon Venue in Incheon, South Korea.

OCA General Assembly in Incheon -- Photodesk

(ATR) On Sept. 20, the Olympic Council of Asia's executive board announced a host for the 18th edition of the Asiad.

OCA Statement on first anti-doping violation case in the 17th Incheon Asian Games

The Olympic Council of Asia wishes to announce that we have encountered the first anti-doping rule violation in this the 17th Asian Games, Incheon 2014, Korea.

Successful Start For 2014 Asian Games -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) Around the Rings reporter Aaron Bauer is in Incheon covering the largest sporting event in Asia.