The EOC has announced the five finalists of the 2020 "Piotr Nurowski Prize" Best Winter European Young Athlete. Again, this year girls are favoured with three nominations: Nordic Combined skier Lisa-Marie HIRNER (AUT), Luge athlete Jessica DEGENHARDT (GER) and Biathlete Linda ZINGERLE (ITA). The list is concluded by two young boys: Luge athle..
The French National Olympic and Sport Committee (CNOSF) and the French Paralympic and Sports Committee (CPSF), together with the French Ministry of Sport, have initiated a campaign aimed at helping national sports club to limit the impact of the crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The “Soutiens ton club” (“Support you club”) platform, a..
The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) keeps spirits up with "Train with Champions", an initiative that allows citizens to benefit from online fitness sessions with some of the Russian Olympians. Not only these virtual trainings are helping families, youngsters and children to keep fit and active during the lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, bu..
It is with great sadness that the EOC learns of the loss of François Garcia Garcia, an outstanding sports personality in Andorra and a key figure in the development of sport in the country. Garcia passed away at the age of 79 due to the Covid-19. A valuable teacher, he will be always remembered for his long-lasting commitment to the spreadin..