Host City Americas: events unite to embrace change and "bring back the joy"

Host City Americas: events unite to embrace change and "bring back the joy"

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.

IOC Recognizes 11 Research Centers Worldwide for Prevention of Injury and Protection of Athlete Health

SportsPro Announces Inaugural OTT Summit Asia -- Conferences & Conventions

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IOC Vice President the Keynote at Host City 2018 -- Conferences & Conventions

Also: OTT Summit expands its agenda; SportAccord going regional; Soccerex completes speaker lineup

Winners of Turkish Olympic Committee Fair Play Awards Announced

IOC Announces Youth Olympic Games 2022 Evaluation Commission

Erzurum, Turkey Enters 2026 Bid Race

(ATR) There are now seven potential bids in the dialogue phase of the 2026 process.

North Meets South for Taekwondo -- Photodesk

(ATR) Click here for photos from the taekwondo demonstration performed by 30 North Korean athletes alongside athletes from South Korea.

International Testing Agency appoints Director General

ASOIF Forms Governance Monitoring Unit -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also: IAAF Council and Gala in Monaco; Kasper seeks sixth term as FIS president.

Erdener Replaces Wu on ASOIF Council

(ATR) The only position CK Wu retains in the Olympic Movement is his IOC membership.

Communique of the Olympic Summit

Calgary 2026 Bid Hinges on Mayoral Election -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: IPC conducts final PyeongChang 2018 project review; World Archery Championships in Mexico.

Five Steps to Revitalize Youth Olympics

(ATR) IOC vice president Ugur Erdener outlines the plan for the future of the YOG to the Session in Lima.

Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim Named World's Best Open Water Race

World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA) places Samsung Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race first in list of 100 open water races.

Aruba, Nigeria IOC Members Seek Executive Board Debuts

(ATR) Nicole Hoevertsz confirms she’s in the race, Habu Gumel also in search of votes in Lima.

Olympic and World Champion Wrestler Taha Akgl "Honored" to be Appointed as Chair of the TOC's Athletes' Commission

Archery's Mixed Team Event Added to 2020 Olympic Games

The IOC has announced that archery will receive a fifth medal event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

TOC conclude memorable Olympic Day celebrations with event for 500 children in Samsun

TOC Holds End-of-Year Event for 500 Children as Free Sports Schools Season Comes to a Close in Istanbul

The Free Sports School season came to a close as the TOC held an end-of-year event for 500 children in the Pendik district of Istanbul.

TOC Celebrate a Memorable Nike-backed 2016-17 Active Kids' Season with Children and Parents

The TOC gathered 650 children and their parents to celebrate another successful year of engaging children with sport through the Nike-backed ‘Active Kids’ project.

Olympic Day Celebrations Get Underway in Turkey with Event for Local Children and Syrian Refugees in Gaziantep

The TOC began its celebrations for Olympic Day with an event in Masal Park, Gaziantep for hundreds local children and Syrian refugees.

ASOIF Plans Governance Compliance for Federations

(ATR) Summer Olympic sports body aims to create compliance certification as part of sweeping governance changes.

Three IOC Members Run for ASOIF Council Seats

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

Kenyan Olympic Constitution Fails to Pass -- NOCs News

(ATR) Also: Former Gambia NOC president dies; Turkish Olympic Committee launches project for Syrian youth.

TOC and Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality Team Up to Provide Sport for Syrian Children

The TOC and Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality today announced the launch of the Support Through Sport Project. 

IOC Sanctions One Athlete for Failing Anti-Doping Test at Beijing 2008

The IOC today announced that one athlete has been disqualified from the Olympic Games Beijing 2008.

Opening Ceremony of Erzurum 2017 EYOF Delivers Message of "Peace, Friendship and Brotherhood"

The Erzurum 2017 Winter European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF), an overwhelming success according to TOC Professor Dr. Uğur Erdener.