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IOC and McDonald’s mutually agree to end Worldwide TOP Partnership

The IOC and McDonald’s have announced that they have mutually agreed to bring their Worldwide TOP Partnership to an end. Timo Lumme, Managing Director of IOC Television and Marketing Services, said: “The IOC’s sponsorship strategy is aimed at delivering long-term partnerships that help the Olympic Movement achieve the objectives set out in Olympic Agenda 2020, […]

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IOC Announce The Death of Honorary Member Hein Verbruggen

It is with great sadness that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has learnt of the death of Hein Verbruggen, IOC Honorary Member in the Netherlands, at the age of 75. A cycling fanatic and a true sports fan, Hein Verbruggen was President of the International Cycling Union (UCI) from 1991 to 2005. He also headed […]

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Beijing 2022 Advances Its Sustainability And Legacy Plans

The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission was pleased to see advancements made to Beijing’s sustainability and legacy plans during its second trip to China (12-13 June) to review preparation for the Olympic Winter Games. “Since our last visit, the Beijing 2022 Organising Committee has made good progress in its preparations for sustainable Olympic Winter […]

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Table Tennis Mixed Doubles Added to Tokyo 2020

Mixed Doubles has been added to the Table Tennis Olympic programme for Tokyo 2020, which was announced at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Committee meeting in Lausanne today. The Mixed Doubles event has been a constant fixture in ITTF’s World Championships since 1926, and will now make its first Olympic appearance at Tokyo 2020. […]

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MIXED 4X400M RELAY PROPOSED FOR TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC GAMES

Further to today’s announcement by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) concerning the Athletics programme of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games the IAAF’s comment is as follows. MIXED RELAYS The IAAF is delighted that the IOC would like to include a Mixed 4x400m Relay in the Athletics programme of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. This new […]

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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, the Summer and Winter International Sports Federations (IFs) and National Olympic Committees (NOCs), the IOC is undertaking a comprehensive review of the current state of gender equality in the […]

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IOC Starts Disciplinary Procedures Against 28 Russian Athletes From Sochi 2014

Following the publication of the completed WADA Independent Person (IP) Report on 9 December 2016, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today that 28 Russian athletes* who participated in the Olympic Winter Games Sochi 2014 are now subject to a disciplinary procedure. The IOC is initiating disciplinary cases against all 28 athletes for whom there […]

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Olympic Channel to launch on 21 August 2016

New digital-first platform will be available anytime, anywhere and on any device, at the conclusion of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 Official Olympic Channel social media handles and olympicchannel.com pre-launch site now live The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the launch date for its ground-breaking new media destination, the Olympic Channel, where fans can […]

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Second Wave Of Reanalysis Reveals Banned Substances In 45 athletes From Beijing And London — newfanzoneblog

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today that reanalysis of the second wave of samples from Beijing 2008 and London 2012 has resulted in Provisional Adverse Analytical Findings (PAAFs) of 30 athletes from Beijing and Adverse Analytical Findings (AAFs) of 15 athletes from London.* The latest results bring the total number of athletes who tested […]

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IOC sanctions Turkish Weightlifter For Failing Anti-doping Test At Beijing 2008

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that Sibel Özkan, 28, of Turkey has been disqualified from the Games of the XXIX Olympiad Beijing 2008 and ordered to return the silver medal from the 48kg weightlifting event. Reanalysis of Özkans samples from Beijing 2008 resulted in the presence of the metabolites of the prohibited substance […]

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IOC Implements Measures To Safeguard Athletes From Harassment and Abuse in Sport — newfanzoneblog

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that it has taken an important step forward in the protection of athletes from harassment and abuse in sport in time for this summers Olympic Games Rio 2016. In line with the reforms of Olympic Agenda 2020 to strengthen support to athletes, and following the recommendations of four […]

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IOC Awards 2018-2020 Broadcast Rights In The Caribbean — newfanzoneblog

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded the exclusive broadcast rights in the Caribbean to International Media Content Ltd (IMC), parent company of SportsMax and a subsidiary of Digicel Group, for the XXIII Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang 2018 and the Games of the XXXII Olympiad Tokyo 2020. IMC has acquired the broadcast rights on […]

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