Olympic committees in Germany, Hungary, Italy, Slovenia and the UK have received messages threatening their delegations, although officials dismissed them as unfounded
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Coalition of international figures urge IOC to strip Russia of Winter Olympics unless homophobic laws are repealed
Wednesday 07 August 2013
Sportsmen, actors and politicians condemn Russian authorities for stoking up gay hatred as Stephen Fry likens Sochi Games to those held in Berlin under Nazi Germany
Tuesday 06 August 2013
The 28-year-old is Britain's most successful ever gymnast
Wednesday 24 July 2013
Jamaican sprinter tested positive for the banned stimulant oxilofrine
Thursday 25 April 2013
Sebastian Coe has overseen a drastic 50 per cent cut in the number of staff employed by the British Olympic Association as the new chairman attempts to reduce the body's financial "fragility" in the wake of the London Games.
Wednesday 13 March 2013
Almost sixty British companies have been banned from publicising their involvement with the successful London Olympics to protect the interests of major international sponsors, an investigation has found.
Sunday 16 December 2012
Sebastian Coe is to be honoured for his achievements on and off the track by being given the Lifetime Achievement Award at tonight's BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards.
Monday 19 November 2012
World Anti-Doping Agency leaders have backed proposed tougher sanctions for drugs cheats that should bring an end to the British Olympic Association's aim to revive their lifetime ban for dopers.
Monday 19 November 2012
The BOA's lifetime ban was overturned in the Court or Arbitration for Sport in May
Taxpayer will not foot Olympic bill as sponsorship, ticket sales and merchandise helped Locog meet £2.4 billion cost
Friday 09 November 2012
The taxpayer will not have to make up any Olympic budget shortfall as sponsorship, ticket sales and merchandise helped organisers Locog meet the £2.4 billion cost needed to stage the Games.
Thursday 08 November 2012
Sebastian Coe took on the "monumental responsibility" of the chairmanship of the British Olympic Association yesterday with a promise to continue to campaign for lengthier bans for drug cheats.
Wednesday 07 November 2012
Sebastian Coe has been elected as the new chairman of the British Olympic Association.
Friday 19 October 2012
Sir Steve Redgrave admits he is “surprised” that Seb Coe wants to become the new leader of the British Olympic Association.
Wednesday 17 October 2012
Sebastian Coe's election as chairman of the British Olympic Association was assured last night when his only opponent withdrew.
Wednesday 08 August 2012
David Cameron today faced a furious backlash from teachers after he criticised staff for refusing to play their part in running school sports.
Monday 06 August 2012
The saga of Phillips Idowu's fitness and whereabouts has been fascinating or irritating depending on your point of view, but the so-called “Invisible Man” of British athletics will finally be seen tomorrow.
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