A message to all the athletes of Europe Dear Fellow Athletes, Dear Friends, The EOC Athletes’ Commission fully supports the IOC’s decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympic Games until 2021. The health, safety and well-being of all athletes, as well as everyone involved in the Games, is right now the primary concern in the fight against th..
The EOC tipped its hat to the home of the Ancient Olympic Games and the country’s storied Olympic history on 25 March, as Greece celebrated the 199th anniversary of its independence. The first Olympic Games took place in Olympia in the 8th century B.C.. The Greeks invented athletic contests and held them in honour of their gods. At the time, n..
The European Olympic Committees (EOC) fully supports today’s joint decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Japanese authorities to postpone the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 to a date beyond 2020 but not later than summer 2021. The decision was made in the best interests of the athletes, their entourages, the National Olympic ..
In consideration of the current difficult circumstances stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, the EOC has taken the decision to postpone the 41st EOC Seminar. The Seminar was scheduled to take place in Šamorin, Slovakia on 15 and 16 May 2020. The event annually brings together representatives from the 50 NOCs of Europe, and this year would have ..