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  • News | IOC News

    Death of HRH Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg, IOC Honorary Member

    It is with great sadness that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has learnt of the death of HRH Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg, IOC Honorary Member in Luxembourg, at the age of 98.
    23 Apr 2019 | Olympic News, IOC News, Press Release, Luxembourg
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Swiss ambition intact after PyeongChang 2018 setback

    Consistently ranked among men’s world ice hockey’s top ten sides, Switzerland bounced back from Olympic disappointment at PyeongChang 2018 to win silver at the IIHF World Championships three months later.
    29 Mar 2019 | Olympic News, Switzerland, PyeongChang 2018, Ice Hockey
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Venue construction kicks up in Tokyo

    As the clock continues to tick down until the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, construction is picking up. 
    14 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Formidable fighters provide vision of taekwondo’s future

    The taekwondo stars of tomorrow showed the world what they are capable of across five days of exciting competition at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018. Sharing the golds out at the Youth Olympic Park’s Oceania Pavilion were fighters from Russia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Republic of Korea, Thailand and Morocco. 
    28 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Taekwondo
  • News | Sustainability

    Sustainability in IOC events

    The Olympism in Action Forum, which took place in October 2018 in Buenos Aires, was the first IOC event organised with a consistent, systematic approach to sustainability.
    16 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, Sustainability, IOC News
  • News | IOC News

    IOC President guest of honour as New York Athletic Club celebrates 150 years

    President Bach was in New York on Monday to help celebrate 150 years of a remarkable institution. The New York Athletic Club was established in 1868, and since then members have won 271 Olympic medals between them: 151 gold, 54 silver and 66 bronze. In 2016, the Club sent 68 Olympians to the Olympic Games in Rio; 23 won medals (20 gold, 1 silver, 2 bronze).
    13 Nov 2018 | Olympic News
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Podium finishes for everyone in judo at Buenos Aires 2018

    The universality of judo was very much a reality in Buenos Aires, with podium finishes for numerous nations, for men and women alike. The competitions ended with an innovative international mixed team event, which was marked by the Olympic spirit of friendship, excellence and respect.
    31 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Judo
  • News | Athens 2004

    Olympic Channel presents "The Golden Generation", the story behind Argentina’s iconic victory in Men’s Basketball at Athens 2004

    The personalities, camaraderie and underdog journey behind the Argentinian men’s basketball victory at the Olympic Games Athens 2004 is featured in The Golden Generation, the third film in the Olympic Channel’s signature series Five Rings Films. The feature-length documentary directed by Juan Jose Campanella and Camilo Antolini launched Monday, 22 October at and its mobile apps, in addition to premieres in Europe on Eurosport and across MENA on beIN Sports on 22 October, and in the United States on NBCSN on 31 October.
    23 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Olympic Channel, Athens 2004, Basketball, Argentina
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    "Without Baumann I wouldn’t be at YOG"

    Players and coaches reflect on the legacy of Patrick Baumann, the man who played a pivotal role in bringing basketball 3x3 to the Olympic Games.
    14 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Basketball 3x3
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