Pernilla Wiberg heads IOC Evaluation Commission for 1st Winter Youth Olympic Games

Following the decision of the IOC Executive Board to shortlist the four Candidate Cities of Harbin (China), Innsbruck (Austria), Kuopio (Finland) and Lillehammer (Norway), the IOC President has appointed an Evaluation Commission to further analyse the projects put forward for the 1st Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in 2012. More
Sep 2, 2008 - 11:02:56 AM

IOC President Jacques Rogge predicts positive legacy from Games

The Beijing Games raised the bar for the Olympic Movement and brought positive changes to China that are likely to continue well into the future, Jacques Rogge, the president of the International Olympic Committee, said Sunday. More
Aug 25, 2008 - 12:35:36 AM

120th IOC Session concludes in Beijing

On the last day of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, the 120th IOC Session concluded today with the following decisions: More
Aug 24, 2008 - 10:50:12 PM

IOC sanctions Liudmyla Blonska for failing Anti-Doping test

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that Liudmyla Blonska, athletics, from Ukraine, has committed an Anti-Doping Rules violation at the Games of the XXIX Olympiad in Beijing. This decision follows a provisional suspension issued yesterday by the IOC Disciplinary Commission. More
Aug 22, 2008 - 9:30:53 AM

IOC statement on the suspension of Liudmyla Blonska

The IOC Disciplinary Commission held a hearing today in relation to the adverse analytical finding regarding Ms Liudmyla Blonska. The A and B sample analysis were positive for the substance Methyltestosterone. More
Aug 21, 2008 - 10:22:09 AM

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