Last Olympians for Karate Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020 confirmed

Two Sports Join European Games Program - Federation Focus

Also: FIBA nominates record number of women referees; A first for the Caribbean; IBSF adds four members

IWF Launches Governance Consultation, Establishes Revised Timeline For Congresses

Saudi Arabian Athletes' Commission to host 1st International Athletes Forum

Weighing In on Rule 50

(ATR) Australian athletes are overwhelmingly against protests during Olympic competition or on the medal podium.

IOC Prepares to Tackle 2024 Sport Program -- Top Story Replay

(ATR) The IOC Program Commission will have plenty to analyze when it meets next week in Lausanne.

Monday Memo: IOC Commissions, WADA vs Russia, Pan Am Strategies

(ATR) The IOC holds 19 commission meetings through next Sunday… The next episode in the drama featuring Russia and WADA … PanAm leaders in Miami.

Monday Memo: New Year Begins in Lausanne

(ATR) The holidays end for IOC headquarters ... Hundreds head to Lausanne for IOC commission meetings ... Bid books due, minus the book...

Golden 25: #20 -- Ban Ki Moon, IOC Ethics Team

(ATR) Outstanding cases test the effectiveness of IOC Ethics code.

ATR First: Blackmun Demise Means U.S. Losses

(ATR) The aftermath of the gymnastics scandal means reduced global influence for the USOC.

Sheikh Steps Aside from IOC Roles

(ATR) Olympic powerbroker Sheikh Ahmad relinquishes IOC roles as he is investigated in Switzerland.

A New Look for Baseball - On the Scene

(ATR) - With interest in Baseball5 "exploding" around the world, the WBSC plans to hold international competitions in 2019. Karen Rosen reports from Cocoa Beach, Florida.

WBSC Baseball5 Commission to meet on September 1st, session live-streamed

WOA Seeks to Study Effects of Olympic Life

(ATR) The WOA is launching a study to examine the effects of high performance sport on athletes later in life.

Six Candidates in IOC Athletes' Commission Elections

(ATR) Athletes representing five different sports are vying for two seats on the commission.

ATR Golden 25 - New IOC Ethics Czar Ki Moon Ban #6

(ATR) One of the world’s famed diplomats now keeps an eye on ethics of the IOC.

FIG Parkour Commission holds very constructive first meeting

The FIG Parkour Commission held its first meeting in Lausanne (SUI) Tuesday and Wednesday under the direction of Commission President David Belle, who was able to measure the communal willingness to work to develop the sport that he himself founded.

Paris 2024 Establishes Organizing Committee Timetable

(ATR) Paris 2024 chairman Tony Estanguet meets with athletes to determine their roles in organizing the Olympics.

IOC President: Sochi Olympics Drug Cheats Will Be Caught

(ATR) Thomas Bach assures NOCs on doping inquiries, says public demands good governance in sport. On the scene from the ANOC Assembly in Prague....

EOC announces full membership of Minsk 2019 Coordination Commission

The European Olympic Committees (EOC) has announced the full membership of the Coordination Commission for the second edition of the European Games in 2019 in Minsk, Belarus.

Decision of Recommendation to the IOC Executive Board Regarding Frank Fredericks

The IOC Ethics Commission recommends the removal of Frank Fredericks of all IOC commissions he is a member of.

Tokyo 2020 Holds First Mascot Selection Meeting

(ATR) The process that will determine the mascot of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is now underway.

Tokyo 2020 Picks Mascot Selection Team

(ATR) The 14-member commission will decide on the selection process in March.

Race for PASO Presidency Now Open

(ATR) Election to be held in April following approval of new Pan American constitution.

ANOC Filling its Coffers

(ATR) The finances for ANOC show a surplus while expenses decline.

Angela Ruggiero to head IOC Athletes Commission

American ice hockey Olympic champion Angela Ruggiero was elected as the new Chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Athletes’ Commission, replacing outgoing Chair Claudia Bokel.

Rio 2016 Poster Set As Diverse as Host Country

(ATR) Thirteen originally commissioned posters highlight the Rio 2016 collection.

Eight New Members For IOC

(ATR) The IOC takes a new approach to choose new members

Cuban Olympians Seek IOC Membership

(ATR) A nomination for a new IOC member in Cuba could come within the next 24 hours.

PASO Determining Potential of New Events

(ATR) PASO leaders are meeting in Miami to review the potential of hosting more events.