NEWS 19 Oct 2018 OVER 300 MEDALS FOR EUROPE AS CURTAIN FALLS ON BUENOS AIRES 2018

The Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games are now over, and if there is one takeaway it’s that the Old Continent is full of young talent. After 12 days of competition, Europe’s best young athletes won a total of 337 medals. Russia topped the overall medals table with 59 (29 gold, 18 silver, 12 bronze), followed by Italy in 5th place with 34 ..

NEWS 18 Oct 2018 “PATHS TO SUCCESS”, A SEMINAR INSPIRING FUTURE SPORT LEADERS, STARTS TOMORROW IN BERLIN

The 6th edition of the seminar “Paths to Success – Inspiring Future Leaders” will start tomorrow, 19 October in Berlin, Germany and last until 21 October. It is organised by a joint effort of the German Olympic Sports Confederation, the International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE) and the Freie Universität Berlin. ..

NEWS 16 Oct 2018 EOC PRESIDENT OPENS COUNCIL OF EUROPE SPORT MINISTERS’ CONFERENCE IN TBILISI

EOC President Janez Kocijancic addressed the 15th Council of Europe Conference of Ministers responsible for Sport in Tbilisi, Georgia today 16 October. The summit focuses on human rights protection and the fight against corruption in the field of sport. In his welcome address Kocijancic, as the first spokesperson of the Olympic movement of Eu..

NEWS 15 Oct 2018 EUROPE MOURNS FIBA SECRETARY GENERAL PATRICK BAUMANN

Patrick Baumann, IOC Member in Switzerland and International Basket Federation (FIBA) Secretary General, died in Buenos Aires on 13 October. Baumann, 51, was a former basketball player, coach and referee, as well as an esteemed personality in the Olympic movement. He played a paramount role in the transformation and growth of the sport in the..

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