30 year Sentence for Official in Rio Olympic Bid Corruption Scheme

Former head of Brazil’s Olympic committee, Carlos Nuzman, sentenced to 30+ years for bribery to buy votes for the Brazilian city’s successful bid to host the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games

IOC Gold for Sailing Coverage of Tokyo Games

Sailing won Gold for Best Coverage by the Host Broadcaster at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the International Olympic Committee Golden Rings Awards

World Sailing expects £11+ million payout from Tokyo Games

In the recently published World Sailing (UK) Ltd Audited Accounts for 2020, World Sailing indicated that the successful delivery of the Tokyo 2020 Games in August 2021 had alleviated the critical financial risks associated with the cancellation of the Games

Olympic Sailing – Success comes at a cost

Britain took the title of top sailing nation . . . All this success comes at a cost, in the case of British Sailing £22.3+ million over the four-year Olympic cycle . . . equating to 4.5 million per medal

IOC focused on safe Olympic and Paralympic Games for everybody

IOC President Thomas Bach spoke at the opening of a three-day online meeting with the Olympic organizing committee, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Japanese government on Wednesday

World Sailing desperately seeking a solution

Following the 470 class 2021 European Championships the class has their first Mixed Crew champions. But it has all come back to bite them

World Sailing back-track on alternative event submission process

Where World Sailing are concerned nothing is as it seems, and there is always another committee or another opportunity to overturn a previous decision.

Olympic Committee goes big on esports

The International Olympic Committee is to launch of an Olympic Virtual Series to include International Federations and Game Publishers in Baseball, Cycling, Rowing, Sailing and Motor Sport

IOC demands alternative Sailing Event List for Paris 2024

The International Olympic Committee has requested that World Sailing prepare an alternative event for the tenth event of the Sailing programme for Paris 2024

Olympic spectator decision delayed to end of April

With over 4.5 million tickets already sold for the Tokyo Olympics, the Games’ organizing committee met on Wednesday to discuss if spectators will be allowed.

Olympic Games broadcasting via the cloud

When the Tokyo 2020 Games finally get underway in 2021, the watching millions will gather, not in Tokyo but in front of their electronic device-of-choice to view the Games

Crunch Meeting for Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games

The leaders of five groups preparing for the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games are to hold a meeting in Tokyo next week to look at ways to hold the Olympics and Paralympics safely amid the pandemic