Today, September 20 marks the International Day of University Sport (IDUS) and celebrated the special role that sport plays in the educational institutions. Officially endorsed by UNESCO and the International University Sports Federation (FISU), the day is held annually to raise awareness on how sport can be fully integrated into the education o..
A regional forum focused on NOC’s Games Preparation took place at the Olympic House in Lausanne, Switzerland on 18 and 19 September 2019. The event, organised by Olympic Solidarity in collaboration with the IOC’s NOC Relations Department traditionally takes place the year before the Olympic Games and aims to assist the NOCs of Europe with th..
The European Fair Play Movement (EFPM) marked its 25th Anniversary with beautiful celebrations in Budapest, Hungary on 12 September 2019. An elegant gala dinner was organised in the heart of the 2019 European Sport capital with the aim of celebrating the 25 year-commitment of the EFPM in promoting ethical values of sport. As part of the “Fa..
It is with profound sadness that the EOC learn of the loss of FIG Honorary President Bruno Grandi. The Italian 85-year old has dedicated all his life to sport, playing a paramount role in the transformation and growth of gymnastics in Italy and worldwide. His long service on the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) was also of great value and ill..