U.S. Energy & Commerce Committee Report on Sex Abuse of Athletes in Olympic Sports. Read here.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) was among the organisations which facilitated Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse of hundreds of gymnasts and failed to act when the allegations against the disgraced doctor emerged, a damning independent report has claimed. From insidethegames.biz
Organizers of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo said Wednesday they intend to change the start times of some athletics, cycling and rugby events in an effort to reduce the risk posed by extreme heat. From kyodonews.net
The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) and By Athletes for Athletes (BAFA) Sports have collaborated to launch a virtual five kilometre race called #GetMovingTTO. From insidethegames.biz
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and Nike have partnered up to create a course to train sports coaches for children called, “How to Coach Kids”. From insidethegames.biz
The Olympic marathons at Tokyo 2020 should start at 5.30am to minimise the risk of heatstroke to the runners, a group of influential Japanese doctors urged today. From insidethegames.biz