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ZERO TOLERANCE: Omega increases its level of Olympic preparation

BOUDEVILLIERS, May 22, 2016 - On 5 August 2016, the flame, celebrating the Games of the XXXI Olympiad will illuminate Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and the entire South American continent, hosting the event for the first time in its history. On the starting list: 10,500 athletes representing 206 National Olympic Committees.For most of them, the essential goal will be to participate, according to the motto of Baron Pierre de Coubertin. However, for 306 of them, there will be a gold medal. They will be the Olympic champions of the 306 events on the program. For them, the Olympic gold will mean global media ...


MEDIA INVITATION: Does Blade Jumper German Markus Rehm have a technical advantage over able bodied athletes?

LAUSANNE, May 23, 2016 – Media are invited to attend a press conference at the German Sport & Olympic Museum in Cologne on May 30th that will reveal the results of a new international study on whether a prosthetic limb gives amputated long jumpers an advantage over able-bodied competitors. The results of the study will have direct influence on German Marcus Rehm’s inclusion in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Rehm, the reigning Paralympic long jump champion from London 2012, lost his lower right leg in a boating accident when he was 14 years old. The 27-year-old, who competes using a ...
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MEDIA INFORMATION: IOC Executive Meeting with Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee

TOKYO, May 24, 2016 – The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games has announced that the IOC Executive meeting with the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee will include a venue tour on 27 May 2016. The following media opportunities will be available: Venue Tour Date: Friday, 27 May 2016 Media reception: Room A1, Enoshima Yacht Harbour (1-12-2 Enoshima, Fujisawa City, Kanagawa) Open from 9:30 to 10:30 Event location: Enoshima Yacht Harbour Time 10:30 to 11:00 Participants: John Coates Vice President, International Olympic Committee ...


Jordan seminar seeks to leverage U-17 legacy and grow women's football in West Asia

AMAN, May 23, 2016 - As part of the legacy programme of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016, a regional women’s football development seminar was held in Jordan between 17 and 20 May. During the three-day programme, which was focused on West Asia, the seminar brought together general secretaries, technical directors and women’s football development managers from Bahrain, Jordan, Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Oman, and Iran, as well as representatives from FIFA, AFC, the West Asian Football Federation (WAFF) and the U-17 World Cup’s Local Organising Committee (LOC). ...
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