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  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Wrestling the light at the end of the tunnel for wannabe refugee Olympian

    Amir Al-Awad, an 18-time Syrian champion, had consigned wrestling to the past when he and his family were forced to flee their country in fear in 2011. But, after being inspired by the chance to show his fellow refugees that anything is possible, he returned to the sport he loves and is now targeting a place at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. 
    01 Jun 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Wrestling
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Maggie Steffens going beyond gold

    There is no denying the strength of the USA Women’s Water Polo team. They are back-to-back Olympic champions, having won the last three World Championships and Pan American Games and have not lost a FINA World League title since 2014. In fact, it was only in January this year that their 69-game winning streak came to an end.
    26 May 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Water Polo
  • News | Sustainability

    Beijing 2022 Releases Sustainability Plan

    Today, the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (Beijing 2022) released the official Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Sustainability Plan.
    15 May 2020 | Olympic News, Sustainability, Legacy
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