The President of the European Athletes' Commission and International Table Tennis Champion Jean-Michel Saive officially announced his candidacy for the presidency of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) at a press conference that was held at the Belgian Olympic House on 19 January. Pierre-Olivier Beckers, COIB President and IOC membe..
It’s now just over 21 days to go to the European Youth Winter Olympic Festival (EYOF), which will take place from 11 to 18 February in Erzurum, Turkey. Preparations are in full swing and the Organising Committee is working very hard to welcome all participants at the Festival with perfect conditions. Erzurum is an important winter sports resor..
A seminar entitled "The digital transformation of the Olympic Games: from Rio 2016 to Tokyo 2020" was the very first activity organised this year by the Spanish Olympic Committee together with ATOS, IT Olympic sponsor since 2001. The event was hosted at the NOC Alfredo Goyeneche congress hall and was a special occasion to showcase the activities..
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping to The Olympic Museum today, in what is the first visit by a Chinese Head of State to the IOC. That is to say the powerful leaders from the most populated country and the smallest world organisation. The Chinese President arrived in Lausanne on Tuesday, following his address at the ..