Cathy Freeman’s gold medal winning 400m race at the Sydney 2000 Olympics has become the first Australian sporting moment to be preserved using "Synthetic DNA" technology in what a leading official has described as a "Space Odyssey."
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The ashes of 1952 Olympic javelin champion Dana Zátopková have been laid to rest alongside her husband Emil Zátopek at a folk park close to St Anne’s Church in Czech town Rožnov pod Radhoštěm.
Rugby sevens gold medallist Chloe Dalton has revealed that the victorious Australian team gathered for a special meal on the day they were to have competed in Tokyo this summer.
The Australian Olympic Committee has recognised 810 teenagers as "Olympic Change-Makers".
Canoeing Olympians past and present gathered at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium today to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Sydney 2000.
The only athlete with a speaking part at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Opening Ceremony has revealed how she was more concerned about her team-mates in the crowd than the television audience of billions.
Andrew Gaze, Australia's flag bearer at Sydney 2000, has insisted the world "needs the Olympics" in Tokyo next year.
Olympic champion Cathy Freeman sent a video message as Olympic personalities gathered to relight the cauldron in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the Opening Ceremony of the Sydney 2000 Games.
Belarusian Olympic medallists sign open letter calling for country's Presidential election results to be invalidated
More than 100 sporting personalities from Belarus, including Olympic medallists, have signed an open letter calling for the results of last week’s controversial Presidential election, which Alexander Lukashenko claimed he won, to be invalidated.
The Hellenic Olympic Committee (HOC) has today announced the passing of Tassos Papachristou, who headed their media operations for 20 years.
Zimbabwe’s 1980 gold medal-winning hockey captain Ann Grant has revealed how a journal written by team members 40 years ago has helped them celebrate the anniversary of their victory despite coronavirus-related restrictions on physical gatherings preventing a reunion.
Author of Jim Thorpe-inspired novel backs campaign to recognise him as sole champion from Stockholm 1912
The author of a major novel featuring Jim Thorpe has told insidethegames of his support for the campaign to recognise the athlete as the sole gold medallist in pentathlon and decathlon at the 1912 Olympics.
United States President Donald Trump has presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 1968 Olympic silver medallist and former world mile record holder Jim Ryun.
Music composed for the Moscow 1980 Olympics has been performed once again to mark the 40th anniversary of the opening of the Games in a special "Olympic Tribute" event at the Museum of Moscow.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has branded the boycott which may have robbed him of a second Olympic gold as "completely unsuccessful".