IOC and Swiss Cycling Federation show their support for Ukrainian athletes

IOC President Thomas Bach and Ukrainian Minister for Youth and Sport pay a visit to Ukrainian athletes in Switzerland

Bubka, Ukrainian athletes welcomed by Italian Olympic Committee

Italian sport federations are opening training facilities and hosting Ukrainian athletes as war in their homeland approaches three months. Sergey Bubka: “I have never felt such solidarity.”

100 days to go: A part of the price of each ticket for the Birmingham 2022 World Games will be donated to Ukraine

Organizers will welcome Ukrainian athletes in advance, says IWGA President. “All our federations feel the sincere support of their international colleagues,” Ukrainian official told ATR from kyiv

“I am wounded to my core by what is taking place in my country.” Pole vault legend Sergey Bubka calls for end to fighting in Ukraine

The Olympic gold medalist and president of Ukraine’s National Olympic Committee spoke to the IOC about the situation in his homeland

Sergey Bubka still striving for greater heights at Tokyo 2020 Games

The Olympic pole vault gold medalist and six-time world champion embraces the diverse challenges of his myriad roles and responsibilities at the Tokyo Olympic Games

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.

Bubka Remembers Seoul 1988

(ATR) Sergey Bubka pole vaulted to his lone Olympic gold medal exactly 30 years ago.

Seoul Celebrates 30 Years Since Summer Olympic Games

(ATR)  Proposals are coming to share the Olympic Games and the formation of unified teams

Three IOC Members Run for ASOIF Council Seats

(ATR) Archery, athletics, boxing and triathlon will soon have representation on ASOIF's decision-making body.

Big Milestone Achieved for Metro Project in Rio

(ATR) The final barrier for the Line 4 metro has been broken through in Rio de Janeiro.

IOC Helps Open MPC for Rio 2016

(ATR) Ahead of the final Coordination Commission visit to Rio, the members helped the mayor inaugurate the Main Press Center.

IAAF Provisionally Suspends Russian Federation, Athletes Currently Ineligible for Rio

(ATR) Athletics' world governing body says Russian doping system "failed the athletes."

Diack Resigns IOC Post, Bubka Feels the Pain

(ATR) Lamine Diack relinquishes honorary IOC membership, avoiding a vote to expel.

Doping Tops Agenda for New Athletics Chief Coe

(ATR) Seb Coe admits one of his biggest jobs as IAAF president is confronting the scandal engulfing athletics.

IOC Wrap - Gender Equality for Buenos Aires 2018; Help for 2024 Bids -- On the Scene

Gender balance an Olympic first... No Bubka at IAAF worlds... TOP sponsors to help 2024 bids. Mark Bisson reports from Beijing

Sebastian Coe Elected IAAF President -- Top Story Replay

(ATR) From Wednesday: The IAAF Congress in Beijing chose the former London 2012 leader as its new president.

Statement by IAAF Vice President Sergey Bubka

Sergey Bubka has thanked those National Federations who voted for him to continue in his role as IAAF Vice President and pledged his total commitment to the IAAF and athletics family.

Sebastian Coe Elected IAAF President

(ATR) The double Olympic champion is elected to lead athletics' governing body at the IAAF Congress. Mark Bisson reports from Beijing.

Coe IAAF Presidential Bid Gathers Momentum -- On the Scene

(ATR) Seb Coe tells ATR he is confident his friendships and policies will help him win the IAAF presidency. Mark Bisson reports from Beijing

Renaud Lavillenie and Sergey Bubka Launch New Indoor Pole Vault Meeting

Pole vault greats Renaud Lavillenie and Sergey Bubka have today launched a new international pole vault meeting to be held in Renaud’s home town of Clermont Ferrand, France. 

IAAF Race: Coe, Bubka Push for Line

(ATR) Coe restates key policies while Bubka picks up some star supporters ahead of the IAAF presidential showdown.

IAAF Race: Coe Picks Up Support, Bubka Confident

(ATR) Seb Coe receives backing from 15 more national federations, believes IAAF presidential campaign has support.

"I will ensure coaches have more opportunities to learn" says Bubka

Sergey Bubka, IAAF Vice President and IOC Executive Board member, has pledged to develop training programs, which will bring athletics coaches to the new level if he is elected IAAF President later this month.

Coe: "Ultimate Privilege" to Land IAAF Presidency

(ATR) Sebastian Coe "very upbeat" about securing athletics' top job and doesn’t regret "declaration of war" remarks. By Mark Bisson

Sergey Bubka vows to ensure that every National Federations owns their headquarters

Sergey Bubka, IAAF Vice President, believes that every athletics National Federation and Area Association should own its headquarters – and that the IAAF must provide all possible support to ensure that they can acquire office facilities.

IOC Team Nears Rio Olympics Home Stretch

(ATR) A next to last inspection of Rio 2016, one year away.

Bubka pledges more transparency in revitalised assault on doping

IAAF Vice president Sergey Bubka has said that athletics cannot afford to fail in its battle against doping and that the sport is a standard bearer for all sports in the fight against drugs cheats.

Coe Blasts Accusations of IAAF Failing in Doping Fight

(ATR) Sebastian Coe launches angry defence of IAAF's drug-testing, saying it is not "turning a blind eye" to rampant blood doping.

Diack, IOC Leaders React to Doping Allegations

(ATR) IAAF chief, Thomas Bach and Dick Pound address new allegations of doping in athletics. Brian Pinelli reports from Kuala Lumpur.

Los Angeles Tipped as Next U.S. Olympic Bid City -- On the Scene

(ATR) Two IOC Executive Board members say L.A. may be USA's best chance of winning Olympics following Boston demise

Sergey Bubka Unveils his New Graphic Biography Book for Children and Athletics' Encyclopedia in Tbilisi

Sergey Bubka, IAAF Vice President, unveiled ‘Flying Bubka,’ a new biography aimed at young people, at a special conference in Tbilisi, Georgia ahead of the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival.

Bubka Pledges to Increase Athletics Quota at Pan American Games to Olympic Standard

Sergey Bubka, IAAF Vice President and IOC Executive Board member, has pledged to work with the Pan American Games governing bodies to increase the athletics quota.

Bubka: World Youth Championship Highlights Importance of Youth Development to the Future of Athletics

IAAF Vice President Sergey Bubka has sent a message of good luck to all competitors in the ninth edition of IAAF World Youth Championships in Athletics and emphasised that they represent the future of the sport. 

Cameron: "Seb's The Man Everyone Wants to Lead Their Team"

(ATR) British Prime Minister David Cameron has taken a recent, keen interest in the governance of world athletics.

Bubka Pledges "Total Focus" on Presidency

(ATR) If elected, Sergey Bubka says he will treat the IAAF presidency as a full time job.

IAAF Presidency Demands Total Commitment, says Bubka

IAAF Vice President Sergey Bubka has pledged to become a full-time President of the Federation if he is successful in next month’s election in Beijing.

IAAF Candidates Sketch Out Plans for Member Feds

(ATR) Sergey Bubka and Sebastian Coe want to invest in national athletics federations.

Bubka Pledges Financial Support for National Federation Staff if Appointed IAAF President

Sergey Bubka, IAAF Vice President and IOC Executive Board member, has pledged to provide a financial support program to ensure that all National Federations can employ paid administrators, if he wins the IAAF Presidency election in August

European Games Vital for Sports Development, Says Bubka

Sergey Bubka, IAAF Vice President and IOC Executive Board member, has praised the success of the first European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan, and believes the event assist with the development of new athletes in future.

Bubka: Olympics Aid Athletics Development in Americas

(ATR)The IAAF presidential candidate says Rio 2016 has increased enthusiasm and participation in athletics.