ASOIF calls for broader consultation on biennial FIFA World Cup

The organization representing the interests of all summer Olympic sports has called for increased consultation and engagement from FIFA, with the greater international sports community on the football organization’s plan to stage the World Cup biennially.

AIBA Interim President Statement (in Spanish)

FINA Statement

World Olympians Association Issues Statement Regarding CEO Comments at Westminster Forum

WOA clarifies comments made at a recent forum by chief executive officer Mike Miller regarding anti-doping efforts.

ATR First: LA Is Not Conceding 2024 Race

(ATR) LA 2024 tells ATR a statement by Casey Wasserman is fueling false speculation.

Media Release: FISA Update on WADA's McLaren Report

The Executive Committee of FISA, the World Rowing Federation, convened by telephone conference call yesterday evening, after the release of the WADA Executive Committee’s recommendations on the McLaren report issued Monday evening and the IOC Executive Board’s Statement following their meeting of Tuesday.

Response to Release of McLaren Report from New Zealand Olympic Committee

The findings of the WADA-commissioned McLaren Report released overnight are shocking and deeply concerning.

FISA Statement on WADA's McLaren Report

FISA, the World Rowing Federation, has received the McLaren Report on the WADA Investigation of Sochi Allegations. 

IPC Statement - McClaren independent investigation into Sochi 2014 doping allegations

In response to WADA’s Independent Person Report issued on Monday (18 July), the IPC President Sir Philip Craven has made the following statement: 

ICSS Statement on EURO 2016 violence

The International Centre for Sport Security has released the following statement in relation to the incidents of violence in France during the UEFA European Football Championships: The International Centre for Sport Security condemns the violent behaviour of fans in Marseille. The personal safety of players, fans and all visitors is absolutely of paramount importance.

FINA Statement

FINA acknowledges allegations made today.

UCI Statement on ASO's position

UCI notes the intention of ASO to register its UCI WorldTour events as Hors Classe on the UCI calendar for 2017.

Dow's Board of Directors Unanimously Supports Merger with DuPont

Statements from Dow Board Members for Attribution

Statement from Australian Olympic Team Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller

The financial constraints of Brazil’s economy have been known for some time.

Human Rights Watch to FIVB: Show Iran Cost of Excluding Women

(ATR) Calls mount for International Volleyball Federation to help lead reform efforts in Iran.

International Sport Federations Welcome IOC's invitation to work together

Francesco Ricci Bitti, President, ASOIF, and SportAccord Convention, issued a statement following discussions at IF Forum.

IOC Statement on WADA Independent Commission Report

The IOC released a statement regarding the doping scandal involving the IAAF and Russian Athletics Federation.

IAAF Warmly Welcomes WADA Statement Concerning Blood Data

The IAAF warmly welcomes today’s clear and unequivocal statement by the World Anti-Doping Agency concerning the recent accusations against the veracity of the IAAF’s anti-doping programme.

IAAF Statement on Allegations Related to IAAF Anti-Doping

The IAAF's statement on allegations against its Anti-Doping program. 

FISU releases official statement of MERS-CoV Outbreak

The FISU Medical Committee released a statement on the recent outbreak of MERS in the Gwangju Universiade host country, South Korea. 

Sepp Blatter: we welcome investigations

This is a difficult time for football, the fans and for FIFA as an organisation. We understand the disappointment that many have expressed and I know that the events of today will impact the way in which many people view us.

SportAccord Chief Wants Talks to Defuse Pressures

(ATR) Marius Vizer hopes for “open and honest” discussions with IOC President Thomas Bach.

President Vizer Opens Dialogue To Relieve Pressure From IFs

A month has passed since the SportAccord General Assembly. Unity is paramount and I do not have a personal agenda. 

SportAccord on World Combat Games 2017

Statement from SportAccord on recent developments around and on the organisation of the World Combat Games 2017.

Canadian Olympic Committee Statement: Mario Vazquez Rana Passes Away

On Sunday, the Canadian Olympic Committee released the following statement of condolence after the passing of PASO President Mario Vázquez Raña.

Case Backstrom, WADA, IOC & IIHF: Appeal proceedings before CAS conclude today

The following is a Joint Statement issued by Nicklas Backstrom, the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).

Universal Sports' Statement regarding IOC Olympic TV Channel

Statement from Universal Sports Network President Scott Brown on the IOC’s Olympic channel.

IOC Statement on Oslo 2022

This is a missed opportunity for the City of Oslo and for all the people of Norway who are known world-wide for being huge fans of winter sports.

Larry Probst statement from World Press Briefing

Statement from the Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy

THIS week the world should be watching Brazil, yet once again the focus will turn to Qatar as the media continues to attack FIFA’s decision to award our country the World Cup in 2022.