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Olympic Agenda 2020 discussions culminate in 20 + 20 recommendations

Olympic Agenda 2020 discussions culminate in 20 + 20 recommendations

25 October 2014

IOC: The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) agreed today on a set of 40 recommendations that will shape the future of the Olympic Movement. The recommendations will be presented, discussed and voted upon by the full IOC Membership at the 127th IOC session in Monaco on 8 and 9 December.

IOC Commission leaves Rio satisfied with progress

IOC Commission leaves Rio satisfied with progress

2 October 2014

The IOC Coordination Commission has concluded its seventh visit to the South American host city, satisfied with the progress that the Rio organisers have made since their last visit in March.

IOC reinforces anti-discrimination rule

IOC reinforces anti-discrimination rule

26 September 2014

VALUES: The IOC will require future Olympic host cities to abide by rules that forbid any kind of discrimination, a move prompted by the outcry caused by Russia's adoption of a law banning so-called gay "propaganda" before Sochi 2014

Bach meets with INTERPOL Secretary General

Bach meets with INTERPOL Secretary General

9 September 2014

IOC: International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach and INTERPOL Secretary General Ronald K. Noble met today at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne to advance collaboration on the protection of sport from corruption, particularly the manipulation of competition through betting.

Innovative Nanjing delivers bright future for Youth Olympics

Innovative Nanjing delivers bright future for Youth Olympics

29 August 2014

YOG: The second Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) came to a spectacular close today in Nanjing, China, with a dramatic Closing Ceremony at the Olympic Sports Centre Stadium.

IOC and Samsung extend Partnership through to 2020

IOC and Samsung extend Partnership through to 2020

17 August 2014

Samsung has extended its worldwide sponsorship of the Olympic Games through until 2020 and becomes the 11th TOP Partner to do so.

Seven secures long-term partnership with the Olympic Games

Seven secures long-term partnership with the Olympic Games

5 August 2014

IOC: The Seven Network, Australia’s most-watched broadcast television platform, today confirmed the signing of an historic, long-term agreement for an all-encompassing coverage of the Olympic Games over the coming decade.

IOC awards 2016-2020 broadcast rights in Australia

IOC awards 2016-2020 broadcast rights in Australia

4 August 2014

The IOC has awarded Seven West Media Ltd. (Seven) the Australian broadcast rights for the Olympic Games through until 2020, starting with Nanjjng 2014 and then Rio 2016.

Olympic Summit gives full support to Olympic Agenda 2020

Olympic Summit gives full support to Olympic Agenda 2020

19 July 2014

IOC: Leading representatives of the Olympic Movement met in Lausanne today, with the Olympic Agenda 2020 process central to their discussions.

Olympics 'top priority' after Cup - IOC

Olympics 'top priority' after Cup - IOC

12 July 2014

IOC: International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach today received strong support from Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff for the successful delivery of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).