"We stand by athletes who stand up for human rights": World Players Association

IOC Athletes' Commission's recommendations on Rule 50 and Athlete Expression at the Olympic Games fully endorsed by the IOC Executive Board

IOC Urged to take action on Iran

Italian NOC Boss Not Taking Potential IOC Sanctions Lightly

ATR) Giovanni Malago fears that Italian athletes could be competing at Tokyo 2020 without the Italian flag and anthem.

Blanket restriction of freedom of expression unacceptable

U.S. Olympic Reform Bill Passes Congress

(ATR) Legislation to increase the accountability of the USOPC now needs only U.S. President Donald Trump’s signature.

#ICYMI: Milano Cortina 2026; AIBA Presidential Candidate

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

IOC, Milano Cortina 2026 Begin Journey

(ATR) The IOC CoComm and Milano Cortina 2026 meet for the first time, two days after Bach warning on pending Italian sports law.

Statement on the Revision of Rule 50 of the Olympic Charter

The new ISSF Constitution has passed approval

The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee becomes the third National Olympic Committee to have Olympic Charter Rule 40 relaxed

Global Athlete calls on International Olympic Committee to level the playing field on Olympic Charter Rule 40

Big Changes for Olympic Bids

(ATR) The IOC endorses a new, more flexible way to choose Olympic hosts.

IOC Keeping Limits on Athlete Sponsorship

(ATR) Thomas Bach tells athletes that they should take up their cause with NOCs or sport federations.

India Awaits Elections Before Committing to the IOC

(ATR) IOC punishments on India remain until government provides "clear written guarantees" complying with Olympic Charter.

IOC Punishes India

(ATR) India refused to allow a Pakistani delegation into the country for ISSF World Cup competition.

Golden 25: #14 -- The IOC of the Future

(ATR) The Princess Royal plays a big role in deciding who will become an IOC member.

ATR First: Blackmun Demise Means U.S. Losses

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

Tokyo Adopts Ordinance Against LGBT Discrimination

(ATR) In 2014 the IOC added an anti-discrimination clause for Olympics hosts.

Athletes' Declaration Officially Endorsed by the IOC Session

IOC Lifts Kuwait's Suspension

(ATR) IOC Executive Board decision means Kuwaiti athletes will compete under their own flag at the Asian Games.

ATR Extra: Faroes Push to End Olympic Sporting Limbo

(ATR) A campaign is under way to get the Faroe Islands into the Olympic Games.

ATR First: Kuwait NOC Suspension a 'Long-Term Problem'

(ATR) IOC deputy director general Pere Miro is not optimistic the Kuwait government's interference with NOC will end soon.

2024 Bid Cities Willing to Carry Human Rights Mantle

(ATR) Both Los Angeles and Paris say they welcome the new human rights clauses in the Host City contract.

ASOIF on target with IF governance project

PASO Playing Catch-Up to Olympic Movement

(ATR) The Pan American Sports Organization is trying to modernize in order to fall in line with the Olympic Charter.

OCA Press Release: OCA General Assembly approves roadmap for the future

Street Children Appeal to IOC, World in Rio

(ATR) The children called on the IOC to protect their peers and the world to recognize their rights.

IOC Reviews Korean Olympic Merger

(ATR) Korean sports leaders are told the merger must comply with the Olympic Charter.

Merger On for Korean Olympic Committee

(ATR) Korean government and the National Olympic Committee decide to work together.