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Provisional suspensions for two swimmers with Tokyo 2020 entries

Two athletes entered to compete in the swimming competition of Tokyo 2020 have been provisionally suspended, following the assertion of anti-doping rule violations (ADRV’s), and a procedure is now on-going. The athletes are Alexandr KUDASHEV (ROC) and Veronika ANDRUSENKO (ROC). The ADRVs were asserted on the basis of evidence supplied …

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IPC launches Doping Control Guide for Testing Athletes in Para Sport

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has launched the Doping Control Guide for Testing Athletes in Para Sport to assist anti-doping organisations and those working out in the field, collecting samples from Para athletes for anti-doping purposes ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. The IPC Guide includes tips on how …

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FINA to implement CAS decision on ROC Swimmers

Two athletes that were provisionally suspended by FINA ahead of the swimming competitions of Tokyo 2020 have been cleared to compete by the Court of Arbitration in Sport. The athletes are Alexandr KUDASHEV (ROC) and Veronika ANDRUSENKO (ROC). FINA asserted ADRVs against the athletes and provisionally suspended them on the …

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International Paralympic Committee calls for expressions of interest to become the governing bodies of Para swimming

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) calls for expressions of interest from cities, national governments, sport organisations and other entities interested in taking over the governance of the sports of Para athletics, Para swimming, or both, in their territories. Para athletics and Para swimming are two of the World Para Sports, …

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Triathlon – Information

Here you can find a comprehensive and visual Media Guide complete with info on the courses, bios of all the athletes, best results, previous Olympic Triathlon recaps and lots of stats and fun facts about our sport. DOWNLOAD THE MEDIA GUIDE https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Zd-pf20F_Pt-JEdUjanR-JFMURTJt9xn/view?mc_cid=53a1f82f65&mc_eid=6139649918 SCHEDULE Save these dates! We know that our …

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LA SELECCIÓN DE NATACIÓN ARGENTINA YA SE ENCUENTRA EN TOKIO: CUÁNDO Y A QUÉ HORA COMPITEN

La selección argentina de natación que nos representará en los Juegos Olímpicos Tokio 2020 ya se encuentra instalada en la Villa Olímpica esperando por su debut. Te dejamos las pruebas, fechas y horarios (de Argentina) para que no te pierdas ninguna de las presentaciones de nuestros deportistas. Virginia Bardach será …

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Paralympics Ireland Swimmers Announced for Paralympic Games

Paralympics Ireland has today named a five person strong Para Swimming Team that will compete at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games next month. The team will include World Championships medallists Ellen Keane and Nicole Turner. Keane will be returning for her 4th Paralympic Games having first represented Ireland at Beijing …

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International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announce measures on athlete protests for Tokyo 2020

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) today outlined a range of measures on when and where during the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games participants may demonstrate, protest and make political statements. The IPC Athletes’ Council briefed the IPC Governing Board after a nine-month athlete-led consultation with Paralympians and Para athletes regarding Section …

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IPC, WHO sign MoU to cooperate in the promotion of diversity and equity in health and sports

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) today signed an agreement to work together to foster diversity and equity through global initiatives promoting health and sport for everybody, everywhere. The two partners will collaborate to improve global access to quality rehabilitation and assistive technology as part …

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Triathlon Men’s preview

Take a look across the men’s start list for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Triathlon and it is impossible not to get excited by what lies ahead once the athletes have dived into Odaiba Bay after the horn sounds at 6.30am local time on 26 July. The talent is deep, the …

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