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(SFC) Mark Adams, director of communications at the International Olympic Committee, excelled himself this week. He tweeted that the legacy of the Rio Olympic Games has "confounded the critics".
Jasmin Schornberg is a German slalom canoer who has competed since the early 2000s. She won eight medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with two golds (K-1: 2009, K-1 team: 2007), two silvers (K-1 team: 2010, 2013) and four bronzes (K-1: 2013; K-1 team: 2006, 2009, 2011).
Paris 2024 co-chair Tony Estanguet believes the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission inspection in May is a "unique occasion to really demonstrate the quality" of the French capital's bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A partnership agreement has been signed between National Olympic Committees from Japan and Slovakia in order to "exchange information and good practices".
Kayaking can be as easy or as hard as you want to make it. It's an all-inclusive sport.