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  • News | Best of Olympic Games

    Best of Olympic Archive

    The Olympic history is full of memorable events – some iconic, some less known. We have dived into our archive to show you some of the most amazing moments of the past. In this week’s edition we visit Seoul 1988, London 2012, Nagano 1998, Munich 1972 and Rio 2016.
    14 Nov 2016 | Best of Olympic Games, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016: Michael Phelps’ last challenge

    Already the most decorated Olympian of all time, swimmer Michael Phelps has come out of retirement at the age of 30 in a bid to add to his stunning medal record. 
    11 Mar 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, PHELPS, Michael, United States of America, Swimming
  • News | Olympic News

    A summer gold rush

    At Rome 1960, sprinter Wilma Rudolph became the first female to win three gold medals in a single edition of the Olympic Games. Here, we pay homage to her and some of the other multiple gold medal winners at the Olympic Games who have booked their places in the Olympic pantheon.
    30 Mar 2015 | Olympic News
  • News | Olympic News

    Swimming legend Shane Gould recalls Munich 1972 triumph

    More than 40 years have elapsed since Australia’s Shane Gould lit up the pool at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, winning five medals – three of them gold - before deciding to quit swimming shortly afterwards. In the latest of our “Words of Olympians” series, she looks back on her fleeting but hugely successful Olympic career.
    12 Sep 2014 | Olympic News, Munich 1972, Australia, Swimming
  • News | Olympic News

    New app brings Olympic athletes closer together

    To coincide with 100 days to go until the start of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today launched the Olympic Athletes’ Hub app, bringing the searchable directory of the social media activities of Olympic athletes to mobile devices for the first time.
    30 Oct 2013 | Olympic News, Social media news
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