International Modern Pentathlon Union (UIPM) President Klaus Schormann believes a 90-minute event can have a "transformative effect on the profile and popularity" of the sport, after the Executive Board approved the format hoped to feature at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
Team Ireland Chef de Mission underlines importance of athletes to "taking responsibility" during Tokyo 2020
Ireland Chef de Mission Tricia Heberle has urged athletes to have a "high sense of taking responsibility" during next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Two-time Olympic shot put champion Valerie Adams has announced she has changed her coach as part of her preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
World Shooting Para Sport is proposing to make a series of changes to its programme for the Los Angeles 2028 Paralympic Games.
A "health base" is set to be established at the Athletes' Village for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in case of potential COVID-19 infection.
SoFi Stadium, a key Los Angeles 2028 venue, is set to become the first major stadium in the United States to implement digital twin technology.
World champion sprinter Christian Coleman has been banned for two years for anti-doping offences, ruling him out of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Los Angeles 2028's chief revenue officer Kathy Carter has promised organisers are not taking the luxury of time for granted, despite the eight-year wait before the next Summer Olympics and Paralympics on American soil.
In an unprecedented move, the Olympic flame is to visit 14 Japanese prefectures before the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay begins.
The Japanese Government are in the midst of creating a device that detects the presence of stimulant drugs in a person's body, in an attempt to prevent drug smuggling at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has said he will seek to prevent the "explosive spread" of coronavirus as he outlined his intention to protect the health of the Olympic and Paralympic Games host country in a policy speech to the Diet.
Tokyo 2020 are reportedly set to open applications for Olympic ticket refunds next month following the rescheduling of the Games.
Exclusive: Russia’s former NBA star Kirilenko claims WADA sanctions will end dreams of innocent athletes
Russia’s former National Basketball Association star Andrei Kirilenko has warned the proposed four-year package of sanctions against which his country is appealing to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) next week would punish many innocent athletes.
Paris 2024 has held its first Terre de Jeux Forum, billed as an opportunity for the Organising Committee to outline benefits available to areas which have been given the label.
A motorway interchange in the Paris commune of Saint-Denis has been given the green light for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, despite local residents protesting its construction.