Uni-Birds’ group established to bolster support for the Gwangju Universiade
ANOC: Tokyo 2020 presents convincing Bid Plan to ANOC General Assembly
MOSCOW, April 14, 2012 - Tokyo 2020, Japan’s bid to stage exciting, innovative Olympic and Paralympic Games in one of the world’s most forward-thinking cities, was presented by the Japanese delegation to the XVIII General Assembly of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) in Moscow today.
UK wishes Tokyo 2020 well in its bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games
Tokyo, 12 Apr. 2012 – British Prime Minister David Cameron met with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda on April 10 in a bid to strengthen their strategic partnership based on its shared values. The two Prime Ministers offered their words of encouragement to each other during the meeting, with the UK also wishing the Japanese capital well in their bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020.
Boat Race security breach sparks Games safety fears
The action by an Australian named as Trenton Oldfield led to the race being stopped and then being resumed after a significant delay.
Cheruiyot crowned Africa's best female athlete of 2011 at UFRESA awards
London 2012: IOC President Rogge meets UK Prime Minister
First testing of Olympic snow venues complete
SOCHI, March 27, 2012 - The first complex testing of 5 sports venues in the Mountain cluster that will host a number of Olympic events starting in 2014 is over.
World Fair Play Award Ceremony, CIFP General Assembly and Fair Play Conference
Budapest, Hungary 27 - 28 April 2012
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IOC World Conference on Sport, Education and Culture: 8th Edition in Amsterdam
LAUSANNE, March 12. 2012 - The 8th edition of the IOC World Conference on Sport, Education and Culture will join the line-up of key international events in 2012 such as the first ever Winter Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck, the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) Rio +20, and the Games of the XXX Olympiad in London, providing the perfect close to an Olympic year.
LONDON 2012, 150 days to the opening ceremony
LONDON , February 29,2012 - Giant Olympic Rings have floated down the River Thames to mark 150 days to the opening ceremony of London 2012.