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  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Olympic Winter Games participation expanding: Olympic Village open doors to six new National Olympic Committees

    Ecuador, Eritrea, Kosovo, Malaysia, Nigeria and Singapore will make their Winter Games debut at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. Speed skating, cross country skiing, Alpine skiing, figure skating and two-woman bobsleigh will be the disciplines in which the new athletes will compete. Read about the future Olympians who are thrilled and proud to lead the way for their respective countries.
    31 Jan 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Unified Korean Olympic Team to march at Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

    Athletes from the National Olympic Committee of DPRK to compete in Figure Skating, Short Track Speed Skating, Cross Country Skiing and Alpine Skiing – and in a Unified Women’s Hockey Team.
    20 Jan 2018 | Olympic News, IOC News, PyeongChang 2018, Republic of Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Press Release
  • News | LA 2028

    Los Angeles 1932: California welcomes the world

    Like London and Paris before it, Los Angeles will host the Olympic Summer Games for a third time in 2028. To mark that milestone we look back at the two previous editions the Californian metropolis has staged. Despite taking place against the backdrop of the Great Depression, Los Angeles 1932 proved to be a huge success and established a number of benchmarks that helped shape future editions of the Olympic Games.
    13 Sep 2017 | LA 2028, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Olympic spirit still shining bright for Rio’s 5,000m stars

    One of the defining moments of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games did not involve medals or records or even an extraordinary performance. Instead it was about simple care, friendship and courage.
    16 Aug 2017 | Olympic News, RIO 2016, Athletics, New Zealand, United States of America
  • News | RIO 2016

    Olympian Ana Marcela praises quality of Rio 2016 pool

    After serving as the venue for synchronized swimming, water polo and diving competitions at the Olympic Games Rio 2016, the Maria Lenk Aquatic Park was once again a hub of elite aquatic action, as the facility welcomed the Maria Lenk Trophy swim meet.
    12 May 2017 | Olympic News, RIO 2016, Legacy
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Speed skaters dazzle as Gangneung Oval hosts Worlds

    The Gangneung Oval was put through its paces as the 2017 World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships were staged in Gangneung, doubling up as the official test event for next year’s Olympic Winter Games.
    14 Feb 2017 | PyeongChang 2018, Speed Skating, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Thrills and spills in the middle- and long-distance events at Rio 2016

    From Almaz Ayana’s stunning world record win in the women’s 10,000m to Eliud Kipchoge’s marathon victory on the final day, spectators at Rio 2016 were treated to some unbelievable action in the middle- and long-distance running events.
    25 Oct 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Athletics
  • News | RIO 2016

    Phelps lights up the Rio 2016 pool

    The winner of six medals, five of them gold, the USA’s Michael Phelps was the undisputed star of the pool at Rio 2016. The most decorated athlete in the history of the Games, he left Brazil with 23 Olympic titles to his name and 28 medals in all. His latest clutch of achievements were among the many high points of a week in which the likes of team-mate Ryan Murphy, Australia’s Kyle Chalmers, Great Britain’s Adam Peaty, China’s Sun Yang, Singapore’s Joseph Schooling and Kazakhstan’s Dmitriy Balandin also excelled.
    14 Oct 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Swimming
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