Commonwealth Games Federation approves measures to attract potential host cities

Time is running out to find a host for the Games in 2026 with a lack of bidders and the COVID-19 pandemic having delayed the process substantially.

Karate hopes Tokyo 2020 IOC report in September will favor it for LA2028 Olympic program

Federation president Antonio Espinós suggests Corsica as a venue to save Paris 2024 Olympic karate tournament

IMSF Anticipates Ski Mountaineering’s 2026 Olympic Debut

(ATR) International Ski Mountaineering Federation officials believe Olympic inclusion will take the sport to new heights.

Ski Mountaineering to be proposed as an additional sport to the official programme of Milano Cortina 2026

INNOVATIVE EVENTS PROGRAMME CONTINUES WITH INCLUSION OF SUMMER SKI JUMPING FOR EUROPEAN GAMES 2023

Teqball becomes 16th sport added to European Games 2023

Wushu and Sambo Could Join World Games

(ATR) Birmingham 2022 Organizing Committee presents progress at the virtual IWGA General Assembly.

Top Story Replay: Weightlifting, Boxing Hit Hardest for Paris 2024

(ATR) The two sports pay the price for international federations who have fallen out of the good graces of the IOC.

Weightlifting, Boxing Hit Hardest for Paris 2024

(ATR) The two sports pay the price for international federations who have fallen out of the good graces of the IOC.

Federation Focus: Lake Placid Loses 2021 IBSF World Championships

Also: European Games 2023 preliminary sports list; Beijing 2022 ski jumping hills near completion

Beach Volleyball, Canoe Sprint, Sport Climbing, Table Tennis Complete European Championships Munich 2022 Sports Program

Showcasing Squash in France

(ATR) Tournament in Nantes could boost squash's efforts for inclusion in Paris 2024 sports program.

IOC: Future Games Sports Programs Full of Passion and Excitement

Monday Memo: Asian Games Torch Relay; IOC Commissions and EB Meet

(ATR) The Asian Games flame is lit ... IOC decides 2022 Olympics sports ... and an Esport summit in Lausanne.

IOC Program Experts Look At Africa

(ATR) The sports for the first Youth Olympic Games in Africa are being considered in Lausanne.

Optional Sports at 2022 Commonwealth Games

Tokyo 2020 Event Program to See Major Boost for Female Participation, Youth and Urban Appeal

IOC Executive Board Meets to Help Shape Future of Olympics

(ATR) IOC's ruling body begins three-day summit to finalize recommendations for overhaul of Olympic Movement. By Mark Bisson

IPC Governing Board to discuss Tokyo 2020 Paralympic sports programme

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Governing Board will meet in Berlin, Germany, on Tuesday (7 October) to discuss which sports should be included in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. 

Around the Rings Podcast -- Tokyo 2020 and Wrestling

(ATR) Around the Rings Editor Ed Hula is at the main press center in Buenos Aires to discuss the IOC's 2020 Olympic host city election, and wrestling's road to regaining its Olympic status. 125th IOC Session Coverage, Sponsored by EY.

Around the Rings Podcast -- On The Scene in Buenos Aires - Day 3

(ATR) Around The Rings Editor-in-Chief Ed Hula is on the scene in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 125th IOC Session. Ed discusses the overall atmosphere in Buenos Aires as the 2020 bid committees prepare for their final presentations. 125th IOC Session Coverage, Sponsored by EY.

Around the Rings Podcast -- On The Scene in Buenos Aires - Day 2

(ATR) Around The Rings Editor-in-Chief Ed Hula is on the scene in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 125th IOC Session. Ed discusses Jacques Rogge's final Executive Board meeting as IOC President. The IOC will elect a new IOC president on September 10. Federation members for squash, wrestling, and baseball/softball have arrived in Buenos Aires. The 2020 bid committees will hold press conferences throughout Wednesday and prepare for their final presentations. Coverage of the 125th IOC Session is sponsored by Ernst and Young.

Around the Rings Podcast -- On The Scene in Buenos Aires - Day 1

(ATR) Around The Rings Editor-in-Chief Ed Hula is on the scene in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 125th IOC Session. Ed discusses the three key decisions coming up for the IOC Executive Board in Buenos Aires, and the overall environment in the city right now. The IOC will soon select a host city for the 2020 Summer Olympics, add one new sport to the sports program for the 2020 Games, and elect a new IOC president. Coverage of the 125th IOC Session is sponsored by Ernst and Young.

"YES, I'M K"

On the Record - Ser Miang Ng Mulls IOC Presidency, 2020 Sports Program

(ATR) Ser Miang Ng tells Around the Rings he's "flattered" just to be considered a potential candidate to succeed Jacques Rogge ... ATR's Matthew Grayson goes on the record with the IOC VP from Singapore inside ...