Olympic Newsletter

Read all about it: Sporting Asia March 2010 out now!

23.02.2010
The new edition of the Olympic Council of Asia’s official newsletter, Sporting Asia, is now available for download from the OCA website. The printed editio…

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Delhi officials tap Malaysian sports market

23.02.2010
High-ranking Commonwealth Games officials will be visiting Kuala Lumpur this week as they step up preparations for the XIX Commonwealth Games in Delhi from…

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Thirty participants for management course

21.02.2010
A total of 30 participants, comprising 25 men and five women, will take part in the Olympic Council of Malaysia’s Advanced Sports Management Course 2010. T…
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Muscat welcomes the Olympic Family to our shores

21.02.2010
Muscat, Oman: Oman will be welcoming the Olympic family in July, as the host of three major meetings in this year’s Asian sports calendar: the Olympic…

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Two more sports in the 2nd ABG Muscat 2010

21.02.2010
MABGOC has officially approved the inclusion of two (2) more sports in the 2nd ABG Muscat 2010 program making the sporting calendar to 14 sports.

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Zhou’s short track gold lifts China past 2006 mark

20.02.2010
China surpassed their modest gold medal tally from the Turin Winter Olympics in 2006 by winning a third gold medal of the Vancouver Games on Saturday. Alth…

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Lee Jung-Su secures second gold of 2010 Games

20.02.2010
Lee Jung-Su of Korea Republic skated to a second gold medal of the Vancouver Winter Olymp…

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Doping control update from Vancouver

19.02.2010
Some 1,363 doping tests have been carried out so far in the framework of the largest ever testing programme for an Olympic Winter Games. The tests include …

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Takahashi takes bronze for Japan

18.02.2010
Japan claimed a third medal at the Vancouver Winter Olympics on Thursday thanks to Daisuke Takahashi’s third-place finish in men’s figure skating. Despite …

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Kazakhstan wins silver at Winter Olympics 18.02.2010
Kazakhstan, which will host the 7th Asian Winter Games in 2011, had plenty to celebrate at the Vancouver Winter Olympics on Thursday when Elena Khrustaleva…

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Countdown continues to Singapore YOG

18.02.2010
A majestic landmark standing 10 metres tall has been unveiled in front of ION Orchard, a shopping mall in the prime shopping belt of Orchard Road in Singap…

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Wang defends Olympic crown

17.02.2010
China won their second gold medal of the Vancouver Winter Olympics as Wang Meng successfully defended her crown in the women’s 500 metres short track speed…

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Announcement – Request for Interest
17.02.2010
The Muscat Asian Beach Games Organising Committee (MABGOC) is requesting all parties interested in providing the following services to submit a “Letter of …

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Koreans speed to third gold of Games

16.02.2010
Korea Republic claimed their third gold medal of the Winter Olympics on Tuesday when Lee Sang-Hwa won the women’s 500-metre speed skating title at the Rich…

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Mo celebrates gold on 21st birthday

15.02.2010
It was a great day for Asia on the ice at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver on Monday. Korean and Japanese skaters filled all three places on the medals pod…

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KL wins praise after missing out to Buenos Aires

14.02.2010
Kuala Lumpur has received widespread praise from IOC members after missing out to Buenos Aires in the bid to host the 125th IOC Session in 2013. The Argent…

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Pakistan make debut in Winter Olympics

13.02.2010
The addition of Pakistan and five other National Olympic Committees helped the IOC establish a new record for participation in the Olympic Winter Games. De…

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Gold and silver for Korea

13.02.2010
Korea Republic won one gold and one silver medal on the first day of competition at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver on Saturday. Lee Jung Su finished firs…

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