The host city contract of the Mediterranean Βeach Games “Heraklion 2023” was signed in Crete

No spectators, no protests as Olympic flame is handed over to Beijing 2022 at historic Panathenaic Stadium in Athens

The flame is due to arrive in Beijing on Wednesday. Pandemic protocols forced the cancellation of the traditional Torch Relay across Greece.

International Olympic Academy reopens in ancient Olympia after full renovation financed by IOC

New European Olympic Committees Athletes’ Commission showcases diversity

Eight EOC AC representatives elected in Croatia. Estonian Olympic discus champion Gerd Kanter to serve two more years as chairman

Spyros Capralos re-elected to what he says will be his final four year term as Greek NOC president

The IOC member and EOC president believes it’s time for a younger candidate to step forward and lead the way from 2025.

20 sports now confirmed for European Games 2023 with addition of beach soccer and kickboxing

Krakow-Malopolska 2023 a Top Priority for New EOC Leader

(ATR) Spyros Capralos served as coordination commission chair for the first two European Games in Baku and Minsk.

Krakow-Malopolska 2023 a Top Priority for New EOC Leader

(ATR) Spyros Capralos served as coordination commission chair for the first two European Games in Baku and Minsk.

CAPRALOS NAMED 9th PRESIDENT OF THE EUROPEAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEES

IOC President Evangelist for Olympics, Tokyo 2020

(ATR) Thomas Bach preaches the gospel of the Games in the Olympic holy land of Greece.

Thomas Bach Wins Acclaim, Reelection

(ATR) The IOC president scores a near unanimous vote to serve a final term ... more

Top Story Replay: Rape Allegations Stun Greek Sport

(ATR) Criminal charges, culture changes could result from accusation leveled by Olympic sailing gold medalist.

Rape Allegations Stun Greek Sport

(ATR) Criminal charges, culture changes could result from accusation leveled by Olympic sailing gold medalist.

Olympic Flame Flies to Japan

(ATR) The flame for the Tokyo Olympics is handed to Japan in a quiet ceremony in Athens, spectators not welcome.

ATR Radio: Lighting the Olympic Flame

(ATR) Hellenic Olympic Committee President Spyros Capralos talks about the ceremony in Olympia for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and the impact of the coronavirus.

Olympic Flame Lighting First

(ATR) For the first time, a woman will be the first torchbearer at the Olympic flame lighting in Ancient Olympia.

NextGen 2020 - Europe

(ATR) European changes at IOC moderate. More in our Next Gen 2020 series.

IOC Session Returns to Athens in 2021

(ATR) The choice by members is part of a new targeted procedure by the IOC to select host cities for its annual meetings.

Belarus Readies to Welcome Europe

(ATR) The stage is set for Minsk to open the second edition of the European Games on Friday evening.

Olympic Academy Opens in Athens

(ATR) IOC president Bach also presented with a peace prize in Greece.

IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD PROPOSES 10 NEW MEMBERS FOR ELECTION TO THE IOC SESSION

EOC: Minsk 2019 in Good Shape for European Games

(ATR) EOC watchdog chief Spyros Capralos says Minsk is ready for the second European Games.

Preserving the Olympic Spirit

(ATR) France and Greece aim to elevate recognition of Olympic Spirit by UNESCO.

Athens Pick for 2021 IOC Session, Lausanne Home for Olympism in Action

(ATR) A vote on the IOC president will be cast at the 2021 Session....A plan to continue the Olympism in Action forum.

Greek Olympians Honored, Minus IOC Member

(ATR) Conspicuous absence: no IOC member in Greece for the annual Hellenic Olympic Committee awards.

A full slate of Olympic sport coming to Europe in 2019

Dates of Olympic Flame Lighting and Handover Ceremony Revealed

Olympic Family Helps Fire Recovery in Greece

(ATR) The IOC and other Olympic organizations send cash to Greek sport.

Seoul Next Stop for Olympic Flame

(ATR) The flame for the 2018 Winter Olympics is now in the hands of South Korea.

Spyros Capralos Unanimously Reelected HOC President

Spyros Capralos has been re-elected President of the Hellenic Olympic Committee for a third four-year term. Capralos was the only candidate for the presidency and received 22 out of 22 votes.