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  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Taking a turn into unfamiliar territory

    Forget grass-banked rivers and a 2000m straight course. In the heart of urban Buenos Aires, the YOG rowing competition aims to attract a new audience with a revolutionary twist
    07 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Rowing
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Hockey gets faster, fewer, fiercer

    Hockey 5s is a fast sport that promises to get even faster at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games. Change in playing time promises to make five-a-side action even more frenetic and non-stop.
    06 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | Olympism in Action Forum

    Combatting doping in Sport

    “I was a doper,” said David Millar, former pro cyclist and founder of CHPT3, at the “Combatting doping in Sport” panel discussion at the Olympism in Action Forum today. “When the noise is that strong against you, you eventually give up. My moral compass was smashed.” 
    05 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Olympism in Action Forum, IOC News, Integrity
  • News | Olympic Solidarity

    Olympic Solidarity to organise additional Continental Athlete Forums this year

    The Chair of the Olympic Solidarity Commission, Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, met with the Chair and Vice-Chair of the IOC Athletes’ Commission and the Chairs of the Athletes’ Commissions of the five Continental Associations to discuss the ongoing Olympic Solidarity programmes of support towards the organisation of Continental Athlete Forums, in particular, and the support to athletes in general.
    26 Jun 2018 | Olympic News, IOC News, Olympic Solidarity
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    From Slovakia to Suriname, Young Change-Makers give back to their communities

    The new wave of Young Change-Makers (formerly Young Ambassadors) appointed for the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 hit the ground running last month as they were set the task to volunteer in their communities; and they delivered! From Slovakia to Suriname, Pakistan to Panama, the YCMs threw themselves into the challenge giving up their time to support their local clubs to marshal at sports events and to pass on their experience to the younger generation.
    15 Mar 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | IOC News

    Coventry unanimously elected on IOC Executive Board as Session concludes

    The 132nd International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session concluded its meeting in PyeongChang today with a unanimous vote to elect Kirsty Coventry, incoming Chair of the IOC Athletes’ Commission, to the Executive Board (EB). Three athletes were also elected as IOC Members.
    25 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, IOC News
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