Turkey offers boost to IOC Anti-Doping research fund
MONTREAL, September 7, 2014 - WADA is pleased to announce that Turkey has donated US $250,000 as part of a global government initiative to match the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC’s) pledge to invest US $10 million in innovative anti-doping ...
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Lalovic elected President of United World Wrestling
TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, September 7, 2014 – Nenad Lalovic,
who led last year’s Save Olympic Wrestling movement, was elected president of
United World Wrestling by acclamation Sunday in Tashkent.
Lalovic marked his ...
Djibouti expands football in schools development program
MOGADISHU, September 7, 2014 - The Djibouti Football Federation and the country’s ministry of education have joined forces to develop football across the country through schools football promotion program after the two sides signed a historic cooperative ...
The Road to Peru U23 Pan Am Cup and Italy 2014 :Eyes are set on Seomara Sainz
MEXICO CITY, September 7, 2014 - Just before departing to Peru, Lizbeth Seomara Sainz looks forward for two important international competitions.One of them is the FIVB Women’s World Championship to be played in Italy. The other one is the Women’s U23 ...
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Brazil launches and hosts the 1st International University Beach Games in 2014
RIO DE JANEIRO, September 7, 2014 - Brazil is ready to launch and host one more novelty in the international sport world. In partnership with FISU, the Brazilian University Sport Association (CBDU) will organize the 1st edition of the International ...
China and Hungary swim fast at Balaton Lake (HUN)
LAUSANNE, September 7, 2014 - China and Hungary were the strongest nations in the second edition of the FINA World Junior Open Water Swimming Championships, organised in Balaton Lake (HUN) on September 5-7, 2014. Both countries got two gold medals each, ...
Nico Rosberg has had an amazing season, he could win a Laureus Award - says David Coulthard
MONZA, September 7, 2014 – Nico Rosberg goes into today’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza, with Laureus Ambassador and former Formula One star David Coulthard predicting that the young German could win a Laureus World Sports Award.Coulthard, who won ...
FIG opens disciplinary proceedings against US firm for unapproved mats
LAUSANNE, September 6, 2014 - The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has opened disciplinary proceedings against the American apparatus manufacturer, AAI, based in Jefferson, Iowa, for selling unapproved gymnastic mats. The violation surfaced ...
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Budapest may be ready to run against USA and Berlin for Olympics 2024
LAUSANNE, September 5, 2014 - The fever of the Olympic candidatures for the
Summer Games 2024 is rising, to the great relief of Thomas Bach, the IOC chairman.
He was worried about the recessive turn that the ...
Media guide for the Qualification Tournaments of the VELUX EHF Champions League released
FRANKFURT, September 5, 2014 - The EHF Media and Communications department has released a media guide for the Qualification Tournaments of the VELUX EHF Champions League in their Media Portal. In the Media Guide you can find all essential information ...
AIPS Platinum partner Korean Air presents signature inflight meal Bibimbap at Matta Fair 2014
KUALA LUMPUR, September 5, 2014 – Korean Air, the flagship carrier of South Korea, has come back to MATTA Fair this year since the MATTA Fair 2012 that drawn a huge and impassioned response from thousands of visitors.In cooperation with Korea Tourism ...
The 11th Special Olympics Korea National Summer Games Rounded Off
BEIJING, September 5, 2014 - The 11th Special Olympics Korea National Summer Games was held from August 19th till 21st in Wonju and Hoengseong, Republic of Korea under the patronage of Maeil Dairies, FRL Korea, LG household and care and OCI.A total of ...
Nadine Weratschnig takes home Austria's only gold medal from Youth Olympics in China
VIENNA, September 5, 2014 - Staying at the Olympic village alone was an incredible experience for the 16-year-old. The perfect organisation, friendly young volunteers and athletes she met from so many other countries and disciplines are all things she ...
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2015 Gwangju Universiade signs Black Yak as official sponsor of sportswear
GWANGJU, September 3, 2014 - The Himalayan Original Outdoor brand “Black Yak” signed the official sponsorship for the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade. 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade Organizing Committee (hereafter GUOC 2015) Chairman, Yoon Jang-hyun ...
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First Pahlavani wrestling hall to be inaugurated in Dushanbe
TEHRAN, September 4, 2014 - In a press conference Dr. Mehralizadeh president of
the International Zurkhaneh Sports Federation (IZSF) said:” The first wrestling
hall Peculiar for Pahlavanui (heroic) wrestling
will be inaugurated in Dushanbe in ...
Ukraine International Gymnastics Tournament cancelled
Please scroll down for French LAUSANNE, September 4, 2014 - The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) very much regrets to inform that the Organizing Committee of of Artistic Gymnastics Tournament tournament "Stella Zakharova Cup 2014" ...
VELUX Robokeeper to visit the 'Day of handball'
FRANKFURT, September 3, 2014 - On Saturday 6 September, the VELUX Robokeeper, known as the fastest handball goalkeeper in the world, challenges visitors to a penalty shootout at the German "Day of handball” in Frankfurt's Commerzbank-Arena, where there ...
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Baku 2015 European Games progress praised by European Olympic Committees Coordination Commission Chairman
BAKU, September 4, 2014 - The
Baku 2015 European Games has been praised by the European Olympic
Committees (EOC) Coordination Commission following their visit to the
host city of next year’s inaugural event.Members
of the Commission toured ...
Blatter keeps his feet firmly on Russian ground
LONDON, September 4, 2014 - One
certain fact about the Ukraine crisis is that, in four years time, nothing will
be as it is now.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has underlined a need for stability and clear
thinking in insisting that Russia’s ...