Comité Olímpico Internacional

Marzo 17, 2017
ROLLER SPEED ADDED TO THE BUENOS AIRES 2018 EVENT PROGRAMME!

ROLLER SPEED ADDED TO THE BUENOS AIRES 2018 EVENT PROGRAMME!

THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) EXECUTIVE BOARD AGREED TO ADD ROLLER SPORTS TO THE YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES (YOG) BUENOS AIRES 2018 SPORTS PROGRAMME, MEANING THERE WILL […]
Marzo 17, 2017

25TH BARCELONA 1992 ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS IN FULL SWING

BARCELONA IS CELEBRATING THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE GAMES OF THE XXV OLYMPIAD WITH A SPECIAL PROGRAMME OF CULTURAL AND SPORTING EVENTS DESIGNED TO REFLECT THE […]
Marzo 17, 2017

FUKUSHIMA TO HOST BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL MATCHES AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES TOKYO 2020

THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) EXECUTIVE BOARD TODAY APPROVED THE PROPOSED FUKUSHIMA AZUMA STADIUM AS AN ADDITIONAL BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL VENUE, FOLLOWING THE INITIATIVE OF IOC […]
Marzo 17, 2017
“THE STAGE IS SET FOR EXCELLENT OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES IN 2018”

“THE STAGE IS SET FOR EXCELLENT OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES IN 2018”

TALKING TO THE MEDIA, THE PRESIDENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC), THOMAS BACH, WRAPPED UP THE FIRST MEETING OF THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF 2017 IN […]
Marzo 17, 2017
WORKING GROUP ESTABLISHED TO EXPLORE CHANGES TO CANDIDATURE PROCEDURE

WORKING GROUP ESTABLISHED TO EXPLORE CHANGES TO CANDIDATURE PROCEDURE

THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC)’S EXECUTIVE BOARD (EB) HAS ESTABLISHED A WORKING GROUP, CONSISTING OF THE FOUR IOC VICE PRESIDENTS, TO EXPLORE CHANGES TO THE CANDIDATURE […]
Marzo 16, 2017
OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 - YOUTH & SPORTING LEGACY

OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 – YOUTH & SPORTING LEGACY

AT THE HEART OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 WAS A COMMITMENT TO HELP CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE CONNECT TO SPORT BY FOCUSING THE WORLD’S ATTENTION […]
Marzo 16, 2017
OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 - URBAN LEGACY

OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 – URBAN LEGACY

PREPARING FOR THE OLYMPIC GAMES CAN BE A CATALYST, ACCELERATING URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND REGENERATION PROJECTS FOR A CITY. THE IOC ENCOURAGES CANDIDATE CITIES TO PROPOSE GAMES […]
Marzo 16, 2017
Olympic games Rio 2016- Economic Legacy

OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 – ECONOMIC LEGACY

GAMES-RELATED PROJECTS GENERATED THOUSANDS OF JOBS DURING ONE OF THE WORST GLOBAL RECESSIONS IN MORE THAN 80 YEARS, AND ECONOMISTS EXPECT CONTINUED ECONOMIC BENEFITS LONG AFTER […]
Marzo 16, 2017
Olympic games Rio 2016- Social Legacy

OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 – SOCIAL LEGACY

THE OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 HAVE THE POWER TO LEAVE AN IMPORTANT SOCIAL LEGACY NOT JUST FOR THE PEOPLE OF RIO DE JANEIRO, BUT FURTHER AFIELD […]
Marzo 16, 2017
OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 - SPORTS VENUES

OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 – SPORTS VENUES

AFTER THE GAMES, AS PART OF THE VENUE USE AGREEMENT, RIO 2016 BEGAN REPURPOSING OR DISMANTLING SOME OF THE VENUES IN THE BARRA OLYMPIC PARK. This […]
Marzo 16, 2017

OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 – ENVIRONMENTAL LEGACY

ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY IS A KEY PART OF ANY OLYMPIC GAMES PROJECT AND RIO 2016 WAS NO EXCEPTION. THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE WORKED AT EVERY LEVEL – LOCAL, […]
Marzo 16, 2017
OLYMPIC POOLS FORMING PART OF RIO 2016 LEGACY

OLYMPIC POOLS FORMING PART OF RIO 2016 LEGACY

UNDERLINING THE IMPORTANCE PLACED ON LEGACY BY THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016 ORGANISERS, THE SWIMMING POOLS BUILT FOR THE RIO […]
Marzo 16, 2017
IOC launches bold initiative on gender equality

IOC LAUNCHES BOLD INITIATIVE ON GENDER EQUALITY

THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) EXECUTIVE BOARD TODAY APPROVED A MAJOR REVIEW PROJECT REGARDING GENDER EQUALITY IN THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENT. WITH THE HELP OF ITS PARTNERS, […]
Marzo 16, 2017
DECLARATION OF THE IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD

DECLARATION OF THE IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD

12 PRINCIPLES FOR A MORE ROBUST AND INDEPENDENT GLOBAL ANTI-DOPING SYSTEM TO PROTECT CLEAN ATHLETES   Already in October 2015, the Olympic Summit proposed an independent […]
Marzo 15, 2017
IOC PRESIDENT JOINS ATHLETES TO GET A GLIMPSE OF HIS ROOM IN THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE IN PYEONGCHANG

IOC PRESIDENT JOINS ATHLETES TO GET A GLIMPSE OF HIS ROOM IN THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE IN PYEONGCHANG

IOC PRESIDENT THOMAS BACH TOURED THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE IN PYEONGCHANG TODAY TO SEE FOR HIMSELF THE PROGRESS BEING MADE. ALREADY 55 PER CENT COMPLETE, ALL THE […]
Marzo 15, 2017
PYEONGCHANG 2018 TO DELIVER UNIQUE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES EXPERIENCE

PYEONGCHANG 2018 TO DELIVER UNIQUE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES EXPERIENCE

WITH PYEONGCHANG 2018 NOW LESS THAN A YEAR AWAY, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC)’S COORDINATION COMMISSION WRAPPED-UP ITS EIGHTH VISIT (13-15 MARCH 2017) TO THE KOREAN […]