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  • News | London 2012

    David Florence: “The Ceremonies are a celebration of diversity”

    Slalom canoeist David Florence competed for Team GB at Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016, winning a silver medal on each occasion. Here he shares his memories of the opening and closing ceremonies at those Games.
    05 Oct 2017 | London 2012, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Ice hockey whirlwind looks set to continue

    Ice hockey has got off to a thrilling start at the Kwandong and Gangneung Hockey Centres at PyeongChang 2018. Japan, Korea and Switzerland have each achieved milestones in the women’s preliminaries. Upsets ruled the day as the men’s preliminaries got underway on 14 February.
    15 Feb 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Ice Hockey, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 6: Michael Phelps unsurpassable, Simone Biles brilliant

    Relive Thursday 11 August 2016 in Rio on olympic.org. Michael Phelps made winning his 22nd gold medal look easy; Simone Biles lit up the individual all-around artistic gymnastics competition; and the Fijian rugby wizards were in seventh heaven!
    11 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Europeans share the Rio 2016 canoe slalom golds

    France’s Denis Gargaud-Chanut, Great Britain’s Joseph Clarke, Spain’s Maialen Chourraut and Slovakian cousins Ladislav and Peter Skantar topped the four podiums in the Rio 2016 canoe slalom events, held at the Deodoro Whitewater Arena.
    28 Sep 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Canoe Slalom
  • News | RIO 2016

    Canoe slalom test event in Rio hailed a success

    Great Britain, Slovenia, France and Austria all hailed winners at the International Canoe Slalom in Deodoro, but the biggest praise was reserved for a demanding course that will produce worthy Olympic champions next year.
    04 Dec 2015 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Canoe Slalom
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