Thomas Bach cancels trip to Tokyo, potentially raising concerns about Sapporo 2030 bid

The IOC President was scheduled to visit Tokyo October 16

IOC Commissions meet gender equality goal

The initiative is a key part of the IOC’s 2020+5 campaign. The IOC has never had a female president.

Bach meets with new Italian Prime Minister over 2026 concerns

IOC says Meloni “offered her full support for successful Olympic Games” during an hour-long meeting Thursday during which the 2026 Games were top of the agenda

Thomas Bach receives warm welcome in Jordan

The IOC President met with the president of the Jordan Olympic Committee and also toured refugee camps

IOC President Thomas Bach shares letter to the world on International Day of Peace

“The fundamental idea behind the Olympic Games is to united the entire world in peaceful competition”

Jordan will host IOC President Bach later this month

The trip will mark the first time Bach has visited the Kingdom as IOC president

No hay paz sin solidaridad

En una columna de opinión exclusiva para Infobae, Thomas Bach, presidente del Comité Olímpico Internacional, deja su mirada sobre el Día Internacional de la Paz

President Bach awarded Collare D’Oro from the Italian Olympic Committee

Thomas Bach tours the CONI facilities in preparation for Milano-Cortina 2026 and attends the World Equestrian World Championships in Pratoni

Games Optimization Panel forms for Paris 2024 Olympics

Getting more for less is the object of the IOC in regards to Paris 2024 and beyond

Thomas Bach remembers “darkest day in Olympic history”

The IOC President was in Germany to commemorate 50 year anniversary of Munich 1972 terrorist attack

Russia reiterates vision of classifying its athletes for Paris 2024 one week before the IOC meets

President of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), Stanislav Pozdnyakov, announces he was invited to the ANOC General Assembly in Seoul while the war in Ukraine shows no signs of ending

Thomas Bach will visit Israel in September to mark 50th anniversary of Munich Olympic massacre

This will mark the first visit to Israel by an acting IOC president in over a decade

IOC confirms it will discuss the Guatemala case within two weeks

A possible suspension of the COG will be discussed at the meeting on September 8-9 in Lausanne. “I am concerned about our athletes and the Central American Games,” IOC honorary member Willi Kaltschmitt told ATR.

Animal rights organization reaches out to IOC regarding issues with potential Paris 2024 sponsor

LVMH has not yet signed on as a sponsor for Paris 2024, though they are in negotiations with the Paris 2024 Organizing Committee

Bach on 2036 German Olympic bid: “Ja”

The IOC Leader says Berlin 1936 shouldn’t be an issue.

Dates for Los Angeles 2028 Olympics announced

Countdown begins as Los Angeles prepares to host its third Olympics and first ever Paralympic Games

Bach checks out Birmingham and the World Games on his U.S. visit

IOC President Thomas Bach checked out the World Games in Birmingham as part of his summer visit to the United States

2008 Beijing Gold medals re-allocated to Trinidad and Tobago’s 4x100m relay team

After the Jamaican team was disqualified for a banned substance, the gold medals were stripped and given to the runners up from Trinidad and Tobago - after a 14 years wait.

Bach Pledges Ukraine Solidarity in Kyiv Visit

100,000 athletes have lost training sites due to war

Author George Hirthler honored by IOC With DeCoubertin prize

The Atlanta-based writer is devotee of the Olympics founder

Candidate for IWF presidency says “we owe it to our athletes to make sure they are represented by leaders in the best possible way”

Mohamed Yousef Al-Mana believes weightlifters have suffered in the past and it’s time to change that

Give peace a chance says IOC chief on Olympic Day

June 23 is the anniversary of the founding of the IOC in 1894.

Martina Navratilova sounds off about the IOC’s “punting” of the transgender decisions to individual sports organizations

Navratilova criticized President Bach and the IOC for not being more of a pioneer in the discussion regarding transgender participants in athletics

IOC President Bach addressed FINA in Budapest at the World Aquatics Championships

President Bach took time to congratulate FINA on the strides they have made to promote fair play within sport

Utah bid leaders convene with IOC decision-makers in Lausanne as pursuit of 2030 Winter Games heats up

Salt Lake City-Utah Committee for the Games chief executive Fraser Bullock and chairwoman Catherine Raney Norman are being joined by USOPC CEO Sarah Hirshland and chairwoman Suzanne Lyons, among a delegation visiting Switzerland to further state their case to once again host the Olympic Winter Games. Vancouver bid makes push of their own unveiling new, innovative concept

Is Nordic Combined in jeopardy?

U.S. five-time Olympian Billy Demong is rallying the tight-knit Nordic Combined community, now including more women than ever with Olympic aspirations, to ensure the sport’s Olympic status remains intact despite mounting rumors and turmoil

Bubka insta a cumplir recomendaciones del COI sobre los atletas rusos y bielorrusos y Moscú protesta

“No ha llegado el momento de levantar estas medidas de protección”, advierte Bach. Federación Internacional de Judo admite a los rusos como “neutrales” en torneo en Mongolia

Pozdnyakov alega “histeria rusofóbica” víspera de Asamblea de Comites Olimpicos Europeos

Thomas Bach y Serguei Bubka estarán en el foro olímpico europeo en Macedonia del Norte

IOC President Says Prepare for New World Order

Bach sounds alarm for Olympic sport federations

Russian Olympic champion Lasitskene calls for an end of sanctions

Queen of the high jump in Tokyo says “there should be no sanction for holding a passport.”