The Lima Session has unanimously ratified the Italian City of Milan as the organiser of the 2019 IOC Session. The application file (the only one put forward) was presented to the members by the coordinator of the project, fencing gold champion in Barcelona and Sydney Olympics Diana Bianchedi, the mayor of the city, Giuseppe Sala, the Lombardia R..
Three Europeans are among the eight newly-elected IOC Members at the Lima IOC Session - which closed down after a number of key decisions taken, such as awarding the organisation of 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games, electing news members, changes in the Executive Board and former United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moo as the new chair for the Eth..
The organisers of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games have published the sports competition schedule on their official website. There will be six new medal events at PyeongChang 2018: Snowboard Big Air (M/W), Speed Skating Mass Start (M/W), Curling Mixed Doubles and the Alpine Team Event. This makes the total gold medal events 102 – maki..
The NOC Executive Committee has appointed George Katulin to the post of Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Belarus. Katulin, 62, who takes over from Anatol Kotau, has great experience in sports and administration in various fields, including a previous period as NOC Secretary General between 2005 and 2015. An important con..
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