AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships to take place in Istanbul in early December 2021

Global Esports Games Headed to Singapore, Istanbul, and Riyadh


Karate 1 Premier League calendar updated

Teqball Fed Newest GAISF Member -- Federation Focus

Also: World Sailing wins inaugural GAISF Sustainability Award; Dates for 2021 World Surfing Games announced 

Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race connects Asia and Europe for 32nd time

Call for New Istanbul Olympic Bid

(ATR) A leader of the last bid from Istanbul says 2032 should become a goal.

Istanbul begins journey to host exceptional 2020 UEFA Champions League Final

AIBA Executive Committee meeting highlights unity & progress in Istanbul

TOC's Sports Culture and Olympic Education Programme reaches two million children across Turkey

Turkey 2024 hails decision to award 2020 UEFA Champions League Final to Istanbul

Turkey Presents its Promises to Host UEFA EURO 2024

TOC's Active Kids' initiative returns to Istanbul for fourth consecutive year

The Turkish Olympic Committee’s (TOC) Nike-backed ‘Active Kids’ project for the 2017-18 academic year is underway at five schools in Istanbul.

Turkish Olympic Committee 2017 #OlympicDay Celebrations

The TOC concludes its memorable 2017 Olympic Day celebrations with a wrap up video capturing the highlights of this year’s events.

TOC Holds End-of-Year Event for 500 Children as Free Sports Schools Season Comes to a Close in Istanbul

The Free Sports School season came to a close as the TOC held an end-of-year event for 500 children in the Pendik district of Istanbul.

Turkish President Wins Powers to Push Winter Olympic Bid

(ATR) Success for the referendum on presidential power in Turkey may lead to a first Winter Olympics bid.

Turkish Olympic Committee's Nike backed Active Kids' Initiative Returns to Istanbul

TOC's ‘Active Kids’ initiative will get underway again this Saturday at schools across Istanbul.

TOC announce Shelley Taylor-Smith as celebrity guest swimmer for 28th Samsung Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race

Excitement for the 2016 Samsung Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race built up today in Istanbul as the Turkish Olympic Committee (TOC) and Samsung Electronics Turkey held a press conference at Olympic House to announce their celebrity guest swimmer: Shelley Taylor-Smith.

TOC throws end of year celebration for children and parents to conclude Nike-backed 2015-16 Active Kids' season

The Turkish Olympic Committee (TOC) has concluded the 2015-16 academic year for its Nike sponsored ‘Active Kids’ initiative with an end of year event in Istanbul.

Sputnik Wins Istanbul Photo Awards for Fencing

Alexey Filippov, of Sputnik news agency, has won the third prize in the Story Sports category.

Istanbul Puts Olympic Ambitions on Hold

(ATR) Turkish IOC member Ugur Erdener tells Around the Rings that Istanbul almost certainly won't bid for the 2024 Olympics.

Preview: APB Inaugural Title Matches (91+ kg, 75 kg and 69 kg)

AIBA Pro Boxing has announced that the APB Inaugural Title Events of the first three weight categories will take place on 23 and 24 January 2015 in Baku, Azerbaijan, and Istanbul, Turkey, according to the match schedule below.

Applications Open For Samsung Bosphorus Crosscontinental Swimming Race

Applications for the 27th edition of the Samsung Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race will open today as Istanbul anticipates another record year for the city’s legendary annual event. 

Golden 25 -- 2020 Bid Leaders #7

Golden 25 -- #24 Ugur Erdener

(ATR) Ugur Erdener, IOC member, federation leader, Turkish National Olympic Committee president ...

Turkish delight in Istanbul as the home favourite and top middleweights all win

Karate 1 Premier League Istanbul - 6 & 7 September 2014

This weekend Turkey will welcome the best Karetekas of the world for the Karate 1 Premier League in Istanbul. 

Winning Cities to Host All AIBA Major Competitions for 2015 and 2016 were Selected

EOC Appoints Commission to Find 2019 Euro Games Host

(ATR) The Croatian NOC president will chair the commission responsible for finding the 2019 European Games host.

Bidding Race Heats Up for 2019 European Games

(ATR) ATR has learned that cities in Turkey and Russia could be in line to stage the EOC's continental games in 2019.