May 1, 2021

Uğur Erdener re-elected as President of the Turkish Olympic Committee

Prof. Dr. Uğur Erdener was unanimously re-elected as President of the Turkish Olympic Committee for an additional four-year term at the TOC’s Ordinary General Assembly held in Istanbul on 6 April. Mr. […]
April 27, 2021

Fidel Ylli is the new President of the Albanian National Olympic Committee

Fidel Ylli has been elected as the new President of the Albanian National Olympic Committee at the General Electoral Assembly. Ylli, Albania’s Chef de Mission at the Athens 2004 Olympics, claimed 40 […]
April 26, 2021

Turkey, France, Italy and Albania won medals at the European Weightlifting Championships

The first major international weightlifting competition in the COVID-19 era took place from April 3-11, 2021.  Αthletes from all over Europe traveled to Moscow, Russia, to compete face-to-face for the first time in over […]
April 24, 2021

Algerian NOC celebrates Play True Day

On 8 April,  the Algerian Olympic and Sporting Committee (COA) celebrated WADA’s Play True Day, at the COA headquarters. This year, the NOC chose the ADAMS athlete whereabouts system as its theme. […]
April 22, 2021

The meeting of the ICMG Executive Committee

The ICMG Executive Committee met for the second time in 2021, to discuss important topics of the 2021 Ordinary Elective General Assembly and of the progress of preparations of the 19th Mediterranean […]
April 21, 2021

Alejandro Blanco had a virtual meeting with Spanish athletes

Spanish NOC President Alejandro Blanco, accompanied by the President of Telefónica, José María Álvarez-Pallete, 100 days before the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, held a virtual meeting with 74 of the athletes on the […]
April 19, 2021

Olympic champion Taha Akgül teaches Turkish children about the Olympic Games

Olympic wrestling champion Taha Akgül was a special guest on the Turkish Olympic Committee’s (TOC) Sports Culture and Olympic Education Project (OLI) which was streamed live to more than 600 children. The […]
April 19, 2021

Monte-Carlo tournament: Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas wins his first Masters 1000

Stefanos Tsitsipas, No 5 in the world, won his first Masters 1000 tournament in Monte-Carlo. The Greek swept Andrey Rublev (8th) in two sets: 6-3, 6-3 in 1h11 of play. In total, […]
April 18, 2021

Oran 2022: The lighting system of the new Olympic Stadium is ready

Τhe works for the installation of the lighting system in the 40,000-seat stadium at the Oran Olympic Complex has been completed, allowing technical testing to begin. The operation took place in the […]