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Young Asian reporters on duty at YOG

17.06.2010
The International Olympic Committee announced on June 16 the list of the 29 Young Reporters who will be participating in the Young Reporters Programme at t…

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Join the Olympic Day fun on June 23

17.06.2010
On June 23, Olympic Day is celebrated all around the world: hundreds of thousands of people – young and old – participate in sports activities, such as run…

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POC chief praises track and field association

17.06.2010
Philippine Olympic Committee President Jose Cojuangco Jr. lauded the Philippine Amateur Track and Field Association (PATAFA) for securing the conduct of it…

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Chinese Taipei NOC celebrates Olympic Day

17.06.2010
On the occasion of its 23rd Olympic Day Run, the Chinese Taipei Olympic Committee celebrated Olympic Day on Sunday, June 6, together with the upcoming 2010…

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A taste of things to come for Asian Games dragon boat racing

17.06.2010
Chinese sports fans may not be too familiar with one sport that is making its debut at the 16th Asian Games in November, namely cricket. But when it comes …

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Japanese demonstrates Sport for All

16.06.2010
Promoting sport for everyone is not only being discussed in theory at the 13th World Sport for All Congress in Jyv?skyl?, Finland. It is also being put int…

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MABGOC set to welcome Olympic family in July for trio of meetings

16.06.2010
Muscat, Oman: In less than one month’s time, the Muscat Asian Beach Games Organising Committee (MABGOC) will welcome over 170 sporting officials from acros…

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32 weightlifters represent Asia at YOG

15.06.2010
The first Youth Olympic Games will be held in Singapore from August 14-26 and weightlifting is one of the 26 sports in the programme for athletes aged betw…

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Pan-India tree-planting planned for green Commonwealth Games

14.06.2010
The Organising Committee of the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games has launched a programme for establishing the first ever Green Commonwealth Games. To impleme…

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Iran climbs Asian rugby ladder

14.06.2010
The men’s national rugby team of the Islamic Republic of Iran defeated Pakistan 19-6 in the HSBC Asian 5 Nations Division III Final on Saturday, June 12. G…

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