IOC sanctions two athletes for failing anti-doping test at London 2012

International Olympic Committee Press Release The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. To provide a level playing field for all clean athletes at the Olympic Games Rio 2016, the IOC put special measures in place, including … Continua a leggere

Beijing 2022 off to a very strong start

International Olympic Committee Press Release The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission concluded its first visit Wednesday with praise for the future host’s adherence to the vision presented during the candidature phase. “Beijing 2022’s vision of a creating a world-class winter sports centre in a region of 300 million people is becoming a reality,” Commission Chair Alexander Zhukov said. “It is a formidable opportunity to … Continua a leggere

IOC sanctions Tatyana Lysenko for failing anti-doping test at London 2012

International Olympic Committee Press Release The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. To provide a level playing field for all clean athletes at the Olympic Games Rio 2016, the IOC put special measures in place, including … Continua a leggere

PyeongChang 2018 on course for winter test events

International Olympic Committee Press Release The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 wrapped up its seventh visit well pleased with the progress of venue construction. The Commission, led by IOC member Gunilla Lindberg, assessed every aspect of Games preparations during three days of venue visits and collaborative discussions with the PyeongChang 2018 Organising Committee. The Games organisers reported … Continua a leggere

IOC sanctions Anna Chicherova for failing anti-doping test at Beijing 2008

International Olympic Committee Press Release The protection of clean athletes and the fight against doping are top priorities for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as outlined inOlympic Agenda 2020, the IOC’s strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement. To provide a level playing field for all clean athletes at the Olympic Games Rio 2016, the IOC put special measures in place, including targeted … Continua a leggere