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THE GENDER OF A COACH SHOULDN’T BE IMPORTANT
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THE GENDER OF A COACH SHOULDN’T BE IMPORTANT

By Sir Andy Murray, two-time Olympic champion in tennis On the occasion of International Women’s Day, and just a few days after the IOC made landmark decisions demonstrating that gender equality is a reality at the Olympic Games, British tennis star and two-time Olympic champion Andy Murray shares his views on the role that women, including his […]

UTS Youth Ambassadors of 2020
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UTS Youth Ambassadors of 2020

The international sports federations can rightfully be proud of their youth. The many youth ambassadors from over 100 organisations have sent messages and have emphasised the role of solidarity in sports in the face of the corona virus crisis. The slogan of the Olympic movement is ‘We are always stronger together’. The ambassadors of the […]

AIMS Congratulates IOC President Thomas Bach for Re-Election
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AIMS Congratulates IOC President Thomas Bach for Re-Election

AIMS Congratulates IOC President Thomas Bach for Re-Election Thomas Bach, a true Olympic champion with the German ‘Foil’ fencing team at the Olympic Games in Montreal 1976, was elected at the IOC session in 2013 in Buenos Aires for the first 8 year term. This term will finish on the closing day of the Olympic […]

GLOBAL SPORTS COMMUNITY TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
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GLOBAL SPORTS COMMUNITY TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

GLOBAL SPORTS COMMUNITY TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY The global sports community will celebrate #InternationalWomensDay on Monday 8 March, a day marked around the world to recognise the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women and raise awareness about women’s equality. “International Women’s Day marks an important opportunity for the global sports community to […]

TOKYO 2020 FIRST EVER GENDER-BALANCED OLYMPIC GAMES IN HISTORY, RECORD NUMBER OF FEMALE COMPETITORS AT PARALYMPIC GAMES
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TOKYO 2020 FIRST EVER GENDER-BALANCED OLYMPIC GAMES IN HISTORY, RECORD NUMBER OF FEMALE COMPETITORS AT PARALYMPIC GAMES

TOKYO 2020 FIRST EVER GENDER-BALANCED OLYMPIC GAMES IN HISTORY, RECORD NUMBER OF FEMALE COMPETITORS AT PARALYMPIC GAMES ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC), THE INTERNATIONAL PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE (IPC), THE TOKYO 2020 ORGANISING COMMITTEE, THE GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN AND THE TOKYO METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT (TMG) ARE REITERATING THEIR COMMITMENT TO MAKE THE OLYMPIC AND […]

AIMS Celebrates International Women’s Day
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AIMS Celebrates International Women’s Day

AIMS Celebrates International Women’s Day   Sport is one of the most powerful platforms on which to spotlight gender equality. Since its inauguration in 2009, AIMS has taken strategic steps towards narrowing the gender gap both on and off the field of play. It is AIMS’ strong belief that gender equality is of profound importance, […]

Olympic Channel and IJRU Partnership
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Olympic Channel and IJRU Partnership

The International Jump Rope Union (IJRU) and the Olympic Channel have announced a collaboration agreement. Through this partnership, IJRU will work with the Olympic Channel to broadcast and promote a series of jump rope events through event coverage, highlights, magazine shows, news coverage, and original programming. “We are excited to welcome the IJRU to the […]

IPC welcome new Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto
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IPC welcome new Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto

IPC welcome new Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto ‘The whole of the IPC and Paralympic Movement look forward to working with her and wish her the best of luck in her new role’ Following the appointment of Ms Seiko Hashimoto as the President of the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew […]

IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD PROPOSES OLYMPIC AGENDA 2020+5 AS THE STRATEGIC ROADMAP TO 2025
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IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD PROPOSES OLYMPIC AGENDA 2020+5 AS THE STRATEGIC ROADMAP TO 2025

THE EXECUTIVE BOARD (EB) OF THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) HAS PROPOSED A NEW STRATEGIC ROADMAP, OLYMPIC AGENDA 2020+5, TO THE UPCOMING IOC SESSION. IT CONSISTS OF 15 RECOMMENDATIONS. THE NEW ROADMAP FOLLOWS OLYMPIC AGENDA 2020 AND WILL GUIDE THE WORK OF THE IOC AND THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENT FOR THE NEXT FIVE YEARS. OLYMPIC AGENDA 2020+5 […]

Parsons at Global Sports Week: ‘As we say at the IPC, Change Starts With Sport’
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Parsons at Global Sports Week: ‘As we say at the IPC, Change Starts With Sport’

Parsons at Global Sports Week: ‘As we say at the IPC, Change Starts With Sport’ International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons joined an all-star panel of speakers to highlight the Paralympic Movement’s role in society during the Global Sports Week (GSW) Paris conference that concluded on 5 February. Broadcasted from its central hub at […]