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  • News | IOC News

    IOC President Bach: We have to be ambitious to reach gender equality

    The New Leaders Forum held in Helsinki, Finland, is a “best practice in action”, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said when attending the Forum on Tuesday. He praised the initiative by the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Finland and supported by the IOC and the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in his opening speech: “Here we have 30 young leaders in sport from across all of Europe, who are committed to leading the change toward gender equality. This is exactly the kind of practical action that we need.”
    19 Nov 2019 | Olympic News, IOC News, Women in Sport, YOG
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Sochi 2014 prepared for all possible weather conditions

    The Sochi 2014 Organising Committee has been working closely with top meteorologists and other specialists to ensure there will be no lack of snow during the Olympic Winter Games.  
    01 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Kokslien leads Norwegians to clean sweep and halfpipe stars book tickets to Sochi

    Norway’s Mikko Kokslien produced one of the comebacks of the season at the weekend’s Nordic Combined World Cup stage in Chaux-Neuve (FRA). A brilliant cross-country ski saw him emerge overall winner, after finishing just 19th in the ski-jumping; it was his first individual victory in over a year. Magnus Krog and Joergen Graabak completed an all-Norwegian podium, edging out World Cup leader Frenzel.
    14 Jan 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
  • News | London 2012

    Jones secures Taekwondo gold - London 2012 - Taekwondo

    Jade Jones won Great Britain's first-ever Taekwondo gold tonight when she beat Yuzhuo Hou of China in the women's -57kg final at the ExCeL.
    09 Aug 2012 | London 2012, Olympic News, Taekwondo, Great Britain
  • News | Athletes' space

    Jenni Mikkonen

    Kayaker, Finland
    27 Sep 2010 | Athlete Stories
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