Global Headlines

Mar 15

NEIL WILSON: The lessons of Rio 2016

THE NEIL WILSON COLUMN / An exclusive, authoritative series from Sports Features Communications (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".
Mar 14

Jasmin Schornberg: Twice World Champion and Four Times European Champion in Canoe Slalom Reveals her Workout, Diet and Beauty Secrets

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).
Mar 13

Estanguet describes Paris 2024's IOC Evaluation Commission visit as a "unique occasion"

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.
Mar 13

Japanese and Slovak National Olympic Committees sign partnership agreement

A partnership agreement has been signed between National Olympic Committees from Japan and Slovakia in order to "exchange information and good practices".
Mar 12

Paddle Power - the Bay's young guns taking on the world

Kayaking can be as easy or as hard as you want to make it. It's an all-inclusive sport.