Finnish sport has seen a lot of structural changes in recent months, changes that began with the NOC and the Sport Confederation VALO merging at the beginning of this year, and becoming a partner of the EOC EU Office in Brussels. Chaired by President Timo Ritakallio, who has teken over from Risto Nieminen, since January 2017 the NOC also has a n..
At the 2017 GSSE, which opens in four days time in the small and ancient Republic of San Marino, Archery will be on the sports programme for the first time. All archery competitions will be held at the Fonte dell'Ovo sports field, from Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June, and will include both curved and compound, in individual and team events. The ..
Freestyle skier Kelly Sildaru is this year’s winner of the Piotr Nurowski Prize for Best European Young Athlete in winter sports. The award for presented to her at the EOC seminar gala dinner in Skopje on 19 May, following a final vote by secret ballot that morning. Kelly is one of five extremely talented young finalists chosen by the NOCs of Eur..
Ceremony entitled ‘Shine in the name of Peace’ marks final stage on journey to EYOF 2017 An official ceremony marking the final stage in the journey to the 2017 European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) took place in Rome on Monday, as the European Olympic Committees , Hungarian Olympic Committee, and Györ EYOF 2017 Organising Committee came..