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Olympic Programme Commission

Programme Review


The list of evaluation criteria for the potential addition of new sports under the OCOG proposal will be evaluated according to the following criteria, approved by the IOC Executive Board in June 2015. There are five categories in which the 35 criteria are divided:

1. Olympic proposal
2. Value added to the Olympic Movement
3. Institutional matters
4. Popularity
5. Business model

Important Documents

 Rio 2016 Olympic Games - International Federations Report

2020 Olympic Games Shortlisted International Federations Report

Evaluation criteria for sports and disciplines - 2012

Evaluation criteria for sports and disciplines - 8 June 2015

 2016: Rules of Conduct for the International Federations 

Report on the seven sports for the XXIII Olympic Winter Games