August 4, 2017

One year on after the Olympic Games Rio 2016: What is the legacy?

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. Story:  Twelve months on from the Olympic Games Rio 2016 and Agberto Guimaraes the Executive Director of Sport for the Brazilian Olympic Committee says “give us a...

July 5, 2017

IOC publishes Evaluation Commission 2024 report

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. Story Headline: IOC publishes Evaluation Commission 2024 report Location: Lausanne, Switzerland. Date: 5th July 2017 New and innovative report tells a tale of two great...

Olympic Games     

  • August 4, 2017

    One year on after the Olympic Games Rio 2016: What is the legacy?

  • July 5, 2017

    IOC publishes Evaluation Commission 2024 report

  • June 9, 2017

    IOC announces event programme for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.

  • December 30, 2016

    Champions of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 look back at their year.

  • December 6, 2016

    The Olympic Games Rio 2016 were the most consumed Games ever says IOC President Thomas Bach

  • July 30, 2016

    Refugee Olympic Team visit Christ the Redeemer statue

  • July 24, 2016

    IOC President Thomas Bach announces Executive Board decision on participation of Russian athletes at...

  • July 19, 2016

    IOC President Thomas Bach reacts to the McLaren report.

  • June 3, 2016

    Democratic Republic of the Congo refugee duo Popole Misenga and Yolande Mabika selected for Refugee...

  • June 3, 2016

    Ethiopian refugee, Yonas Kinde, selected for Refugee Olympic Team for Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • June 3, 2016

    South Sudanese refugee, Anjelina Nadai Lohalith, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • June 3, 2016

    Syrian refugee, Yusra Mardini, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • June 3, 2016

    South Sudanese refugee, Paulo Amotun Lokoro, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • June 3, 2016

    Syrian refugee, Rami Anis, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • June 3, 2016

    South Sudanese refugee, James Nyang Chiengjiek, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • June 3, 2016

    South Sudanese refugee, Rose Nathike Lokonyen, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • June 3, 2016

    South Sudanese refugee, Yiech Pur Biel, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

  • April 29, 2016

    Olympic flame brings message of hope and peace to UN Headquarters in Geneva before making its way to Brazil

  • April 27, 2016

    The Olympic Flame officially handed over to Rio 2016 – 100 days before the Opening Ceremony at...

  • April 26, 2016

    Syrian refugee Ibrahim Al Hussein carries the Olympic Games Rio 2016 Torch through Greek refugee camp

  • April 21, 2016

    IOC President Thomas Bach says the Olympic Games in Rio will deliver a message of hope in troubled times...

  • April 1, 2016

    IOC President Thomas Bach says the role sport plays in promoting peace is not to be underestimated

  • March 17, 2016

    Yusra Mardini, Syrian refugee swimmer attempts to qualify for the Olympic Games Rio 2016.