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JOHN GOODBODY: IOC must look to the greater good of sport in Olympic Games decision for Russia at PyeongChang 2018

THE JOHN GOODBODY COLUMN / An authoritative and exclusive series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) The tension over whether Russia will be allowed to compete in the 2018 Winter Games is increasing. As claim and counter-claim fill newspapers and come across ...read more
 
Nov 15
2017

Olympics: IOC Ethics Commission looking into sexual misconduct allegations against Alex Gilady

(SFC) The Associated Press reports that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Ethics Commission is now investigating allegations of sexual misconduct against longtime Israeli IOC member and television executive Alex Gilady. Gilady, the founder of Keshet Media Group and President of ...read more
 
Nov 10
2017

NEIL WILSON: What chance the IOC will put the skids under Russia's Olympics?

THE NEIL WILSON COLUMN / An exclusive, authoritative series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) Thomas Bach must know how President Trump feels. Or, for that matter, Britain's beleaguered Prime Minister Theresa May. All are in the same boat and right now ...read more
 
Nov 8
2017

JOHN GOODBODY: Inquiry needed on disabled sport - the IPC must act

THE JOHN GOODBODY COLUMN / An authoritative and exclusive series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) The Paralympic Games and all international sport for the disabled have come a long way since Dr Ludwig Guttmann staged the first event in 1948, to ...read more
 
Nov 2
2017
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WADA Foundation Board takes important decisions that will significantly strengthen the Agency and the future of clean sport

Posted Thursday November 16th 2017.   By: Maggie Durand

Seoul, 16 November 2017 - Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA's) Foundation Board was held in Seoul, Republic of Korea. The 38-Member Board - which is composed equally of the Sports Movement and Governments of the World - was graciously ... read more

LawAccord and CityAccord to Run Joint Workshop on Legal Risks and Business Implications for Host City Agreements for Ifs, Cities and Lawyers

Posted Wednesday November 15th 2017.   By: Jenny Edmondson

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - SportAccord Convention is delighted to reveal an inaugural joint workshop between LawAccord and CityAccord focused on Host City Agreements during the Convention. International sports federations, cities, legal teams and stakeholders, will have the opportunity to hear from ... read more

International sports federations prepare to lead the way on 'sustainability' & give planet earth a sporting chance

Posted Monday November 13th 2017.   By: Jenny Edmondson

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Sir Ben Ainslie, four-time Olympic Gold Medallist & Team Principal, as well as Skipper of Britain's America's Cup Challenger, Land Rover BAR, led the way as an innovator of sustainability at this year's 11th edition of the ... read more

Sportcal And Yutang Sports To Host #SAC2018 Delegate Workshops And Share New Insights From Recent Study Evidence

Posted Wednesday November 8th 2017.   By: Jenny Edmondson

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - SportAccord Convention is delighted to confirm Sportcal, a world-leading provider of sports marketing intelligence, and Yutang Sports, the premier sports marketing platform in China, will host workshops revealing breaking news and insights from recent studies for delegates ... read more

IOC Statement on IOC Member Mr Frank Fredericks

Posted Tuesday November 7th 2017.   By: International Olympic Committee

The IOC Executive Board (EB) met today to discuss the evolution of the situation of the IOC Member in Namibia, Mr Frank Fredericks. It followed a meeting of the IOC Ethics Commission on Monday (6 November 2017), shortly after Mr ... read more

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS LEAVE LASTING LEGACY FOR MEXICO CITY AND ARCHERY

Posted Monday November 6th 2017.   By: World Archery Communication

World Archery President Prof Dr Ugur Erdener presented a cheque for USD$57,000 to Mexico City Director of Sport Horacio de la Vega at the close of the 2017 Hyundai World Archery Championships as a small contribution from the archery community ... read more

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