Karate will demonstrate why it "deserves" to be a core Olympic sport when it features at the 2022 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar, World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has claimed.
There are no obstacles to Tahiti hosting surfing at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris but more work needs to be done on the proposal before a key meeting next week, senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official Christophe Dubi has claimed.
Start times for the triathlon and cross-country part of equestrian competition at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo have been brought forward, and similar changes could be made to the open water swimming event, a senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official confirmed here.
Radiation hot spots have been detected near to the starting point of the Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay in Fukushima, Greenpeace has warned.
Molly Solomon has been promoted to executive producer and President of NBC Olympics ahead of Tokyo 2020.
Worldwide Olympic and Paralympic Partner Bridgestone has announced plans to create an Innovation Park, contributing to its commitment to creating advanced mobility solutions and a barrier-free society for future generations in Japan following Tokyo 2020.
Race walks and the women's marathon at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo have been rescheduled, after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) moved the events from the Japanese capital to Sapporo.
Tickets for the Opening Ceremony of next month's Winter Youth Olympic Games here sold out within two hours, Organising Committee chief executive Ian Logan has revealed.
Around 22,000 samples could be stored in a long-term programme managed by the International Testing Agency (ITA) and funded by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the organisation's Executive Board claimed here today.
The United States and France will be the last two countries to march in the parade of nations before Japan at Tokyo 2020 after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board approved changes to the running order at future Opening Ceremonies.
Breakdancing, karate, surfing, sport climbing and skateboarding have been confirmed as the additional sports on the programme for the 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Dakar, following approval from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board.
Tokyo 2020 has revealed the design which will feature on the vehicles in the Olympic Torch Relay convoy.
ITU approves changes in exceptional heat illness prevention guidelines as Tokyo 2020 preparations continue
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has approved guideline changes for exceptional heat illness prevention, a document to be distributed to organisers, athletes and coaches to help them prepare for events such as next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Three members of Australia's under-23 football team have been banned from next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, after they were suspended for "unprofessional conduct" during a night out in Cambodia earlier this year.
An internaional trade union has urged International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to investigate and help prevent "future worker rights violations" at construction sites for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.