More than $1.3 million (£968,000/€1.1 million) in grants is to be provided by the LA84 Foundation to Southern California school-based and community youth sports organisations.
The global governing body for parkour has called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to reject an application from the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) to include the sport at Paris 2024.
With Olympic boxing, if not quite under threat then certainly the subject of serious scrutiny, it was heartening to hear the 35-year-old Rio super heavyweight silver medallist Joe Joyce explaining just how valuable his experience in amateur boxing, and particularly the Games, contributed to his shock conquest of the young British, Commonwealth and European champion Daniel Dubois at the weekend.
The contract to construct the Marville Aquatics Centre, which it is hoped will be one of the main sporting legacies of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, has been awarded to a consortium of companies led by GCC.
Olympic swimming champion Kyle Chalmers has set his sights on defending his title at Tokyo 2020 after undergoing shoulder surgery.
It is hoped the return of the Olympic Rings to Tokyo Bay after safety and maintenance checks will help people "feel excited" about next year's Games.
The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) has proposed a skeet mixed team event for inclusion at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
The European Olympic boxing qualifying tournament for Tokyo 2020, which was suspended in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, is set to resume in London in April 2021.
A race is on to develop a commercial flying taxi service in time for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Los Angeles.
China is tomorrow set to issue its first group of gold and silver commemorative coins for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing.
World Sailing has paid tribute to Athens 2004 Olympic gold medallist Kevin Burnham who has died aged 63.
Eduardo Paes, who was Mayor of Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, has been elected again to lead the Brazilian city.
Two-time Olympic champion Andy Murray has said he would love to compete at Tokyo 2020, with the British star listing the Games among his priorities for 2021.
Danish television networks DR and TV 2 are set to broadcast Beijing 2022 and Paris 2024 after Discovery announced a new Olympic Games agreement sub-licensing agreement.
Erica Wiebe will ramp up preparations for her title defence at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games by competing in the United World Wrestling (UWW) Individual World Cup in Belgrade next month.