Organisers of the Sport for Tomorrow programme say the initiative reached 12 million people in 204 countries worldwide by the end of March this year.
Members of the London 2012 bid team discussed the legacy that the Olympic and Paralympic Games had left behind as part of a radio show that aired in the United Kingdom today.
Carrion aiming for Tokyo 2020 gold after re-election as Gymnastics Association of the Philippines President
Cynthia Carrion revealed she is aiming for a gold medal at next year's Olympics in Tokyo after being re-elected as Gymnastic Association of the Philippines President.
This summer marked a significant landmark in Olympic history, although one that has gone largely unnoticed. It was the 50th anniversary marking the announcement that a dachshund would be the official mascot of the 1972 Olympics in Munich, the first time that the Games would have such a symbol.
The Cyprus Olympic Committee's Adopt An Athlete scheme has generated €300,000 (£268,000/$357,000).
USA Badminton (USAB) has implemented the Badminton World Federation (BWF) schools and coach certification programmes.
Online training has been launched for those due to volunteer around Tokyo during next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Turkish weightlifter Erol Bilgin had his eight-place finish at the London 2012 Olympic Games wiped after a reanalysis of his sample showed a positive test for a banned substance.
The first meeting of a coronavirus countermeasures conference is expected to take place in September, as Japan prepares for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
France's next-generation high-speed train will be in service by the time of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris, state railway company SNCF has promised.
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has claimed the coronavirus situation is improving in Japan as the country continues preparations for the rescheduled Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Yasuhiro Yamashita has confirmed the Olympic Flame will be placed on public display at the country’s Olympic Museum from next month.
Sofi Stadium, which is scheduled to host part of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2028 Olympic Games, has seen its first action with the Los Angeles Rams’ holding a scrimmage session there.
An extremely rare watch manufactured by Seiko to celebrate Tokyo hosting the 1964 Olympic Games has been sold at auction for HKD$138,125 (£13,580/$17,821/€15,060).
Sochi 2014 Olympic snowboarding champion Iouri Podladtchikov announced his retirement after struggling with injuries in recent years.