World Junior-B Curling Championship cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

The men’s competition had already started play, while the women’s competition was set to begin January 10

Star studded teams announced for TotalEnergies BWF Sudirman Cup Finals 2021

New Host City For TotalEnergies BWF Sudirman Cup Finals 2023

2 Minute Newscast: Climate Change at the Heart of Olympic Bid

(ATR) Also covered this week, ATR’s Greer Wilson highlights BWF, and AIBA in this edition of the 2 Minute Newscast.

Vuokatti European Youth Olympic Festival postponed to December 2021

Top Story Replay: NextGen 2020 - Organizing the Games

(ATR) A new chair for the IOC Program Commission, prepping for the next Games, choosing the next host cities...

NextGen 2020 - Organizing the Games

(ATR) A new chair for the IOC Program Commission, prepping for the next Games, choosing the next host cities...


Natural horse power provides heat and electricity to Helsinki

WFDF PRESS RELEASE: WFDF releases updated Disc Golf World Rankings

Boxing Fed Aims for Media Punch

(ATR) Media briefing from AIBA as IOC studies the federation's fitness to govern Olympic boxing

Lead the Change - Be the Change: New Leaders Sport Leadership Education allows participants to become game-changers

Finland Wins World Floorball Championships

(ATR) Attendance record set at nine-day tournament in Prague.

Paralympic Events Rescheduled Due to Bad Weather

(ATR) Also: A Dutch snowboarder is one of the compelling stories at the Games.

Floorball: Sweden becomes the World Champion after thrilling final - 09.12.2017

WFC 2017: It's time for play-offs!

Markus Koskivirta Nominated Chair of Referee Commission

International e-Sports Federation (IeSF) elected Markus Sakari Koskivirta (Finland), as the Chairperson of IeSF’s Referee Commission in June 2017.

Beijing Winter Olympics Restores Ancient Steel Mill

(ATR) A century-old steel mill becomes a symbol of the 2022 Winter Games.

IRONMAN Announces First Event in Finland Along With New IRONMAN 70.3 Midnight Finish

IRONMAN 70.3 Lahti Finland to take place on June 30, 2018; General registration to open June 19, 2017

IIHF Awards Hosts for World Championships

(ATR) No losers as both candidates for 2021 end up with hosting duties.

European Hockey Leaders Optimistic About NHL Players in Olympics

(ATR) National Hockey Associations also preparing a Plan B should the NHL fail to reach deal for PyeongChang.

RIOU's MSA Students Go International With On-The-Job Training

Masters students at the RIOU have embarked on a new round of on-the-job training.

PyeongChang Becoming Well Versed in Winter Sport -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Nordic ski championships conclude; Para Cycle Champs head to L.A.; Anti-doping testimony before U.S. Congress.

Japan Seeks to Increase Sporting Legacy at Sapporo 2017 -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Bach visits Finland for FIS Nordic Champs; PyeongChang 2018 February test events end; speed skating champs begin.

IOC Chief Quiet on Swiss Olympic Bid

(ATR) Thomas Bach in St. Moritz this weekend but won't be talking about eastern Swiss referendum that ended 2026 bid.

Two Contenders for 2021 Ice Hockey World Championships -- Bidding Roundup

(ATR) Also: Philippines seeks co-hosting rights of FIBA World Cup with Indonesia.

Over 750 Hours of FIS World Cup Skiing on NBC Sports Group this Season

Coverage includes 50 hours on NBCSN, triple the amount that aired on the network during the 2015-16 FIS World Cup season. 

RIOU Welcomes Students from 15 countries for Fourth Masters Intake

The Russian International Olympic University welcomed its fourth intake of students for its flagship Master of Sport Administration course. 

Putin Congratulates Canada on World Ice Hockey Title

(ATR) Canada successfully defends title, defeating Finland 2-0 in Moscow on Sunday night... Rene Fasel sets goals for new IIHF term.

Sweden Women's U19 World Floorball Champion 2016

Sweden is the Women's U19 World Floorball Champion 2016. In the WU19 WFC final, Sweden beat Finland 6-3. Felicia Forsmark was elected Sweden's best player of the final game.