And so, after much palaver, the main takeaways regarding the Paris 2024 sports programme boil down to this: breakdancing is in; cross-country running isn't.
Tension has surfaced between Thomas Bach and Sebastian Coe over athlete protests at the Olympic Games, after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President implicitly criticised his World Athletics counterpart for giving an award to the trio who famously demonstrated on the podium at Mexico City 1968.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has relayed concerns the organisation has with some of the candidates standing to become President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) to the panel overseeing the election.
Six years ago - on November 18, 2014 - the International Olympic Committee (IOC) unveiled its "vision for the future of the Olympic Movement".
The deadline for the International Olympic Committee Presidential election passed this week, with incumbent Thomas Bach the only candidate and set to be confirmed for a further four-year term at the IOC Session in Athens next March.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has said it will seek to develop its approach to human rights and improve implementation, following recommendations from experts and a recent consultative meeting.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach paid tribute to Israel's Chef de Mission at the Munich 1972 Olympic Games - Shmuel Lalkin - who has died aged 95.
Thomas Bach is set to be re-elected President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) unopposed next year after the organisation confirmed the German as the sole candidate for the role.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach is due to give an opening speech during the World Taekwondo Gender Equity and Women Leadership Forum tomorrow.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has extolled sport's health benefits and called for nations to respect the "political neutrality" of the Games in an address to world leaders during the Saudi Arabia 2020 G20 Summit.
The Opening Ceremony of the United Through Sports (UTS) World Virtual Youth Festival has been attended by some of the sport's leading administrators, who offered words of encouragement to the young people following along from home.
This week, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach has been in Tokyo for the first time since the pandemic.
Liam Morgan: Reluctance from IOC to take action against Federations provides safety net for core Olympic sports
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is well known for its opaque messaging.
More than 100 organisations backing United Through Sports Virtual Youth Festival as education programme begins
The number of organisations supporting the United Through Sports (UTS) World Virtual Youth Festival has now surpassed 100, organisers say.
Bach encourages athletes to have COVID-19 vaccine before Tokyo 2020 but insists it will not be required
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has encouraged athletes to have a COVID-19 vaccination before the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics but insisted it would not be an entry requirement for the Games.