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  • News | Sydney 2000

    Manuel Estiarte: “Going to the Closing Ceremony as Olympic champions was incredible”

    Water polo player Manuel Estiarte represented Spain at six editions of the Olympic Games, in 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996 and 2000, winning silver in 1992 and gold in 1996. And in Sydney in 2000, he carried his nation’s flag at the Opening Ceremony.
    20 Oct 2017 | Moscow 1980, Los Angeles 1984, Seoul 1988, Barcelona 1992, Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000, Olympic News, Water Polo
  • News | IOC News

    IOC actively promoting health and physical activity through the new international Global Active City programme

    Cities all over the world are invited to take part in the Global Active City programme, a new initiative to promote health and physical activity. Already in place in 10 pilot cities, this programme, supported by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has proved successful in significantly improving the health of these cities’ inhabitants and increasing their participation in sport and physical activity.
    03 Oct 2017 | Olympic News, IOC News, Sport and Active Society
  • News | LA 2028

    Los Angeles 1984: An indelible legacy

    Like London and Paris before it, Los Angeles will host the Olympic Summer Games for a third time in 2028. To mark that milestone we look back at the two previous editions the Californian metropolis has staged. Lit up by the performances of Carl Lewis, Los Angeles 1984 remains fresh in the memory, thanks to some unforgettable sporting moments and the legacy it left behind.
    13 Sep 2017 | LA 2028, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 12: Kaori Icho’s four out of four; Elaine Thompson is queen of the sprint

    Re-live Wednesday 17 August 2016 in Rio on Japanese wrestler Kaori Icho claimed a first for women: a fourth consecutive gold medal, remaining undefeated at the Olympic Games! Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson achieved the rare 100m/200m double in women’s athletics, and China won a new table tennis Grand Slam.
    17 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
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