Olympic Charter

The Olympic Charter is a set of rules and guidelines for the organisation of the Olympic Games, and for governing the Olympic movement. Its last revision was on the 15th of September 2017. Adopted by International Olympic Committee, it is the codification of the fundamental principles, rules and by-laws. French and English are the official languages of the Olympic Charter.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olympic_Charter

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BOA hits back at 'legal tactics' by Team GB athletes unhappy about Olympic sponsorship restrictions

The British Olympic Association has publicly revealed its dismay at the “legal tactics” being...

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Russian president Putin suggests WADA's punishment is political and outlines plans to appeal

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Putin Says Moscow Could Appeal Russia Sports Ban

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that Moscow had grounds to appeal a decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency to bar Russia from major...

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Putin: Russia have grounds to appeal WADA ban

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Who won at Charlotte Hoops Challenge? We’ve got stars, scores from busy Friday of hoops

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Results, scores, stats from the Charlotte Hoops Challenge, Leroy Holden Classic and other area high...

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Palm Beach County high school sports schedule, Dec. 2-7

Check out this week’s high school athletics schedule in Palm Beach County

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Opinion: The U.S. should boycott Beijing's 2022 Winter Olympics

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2019-2020 Teen Ambassadors Generate Buzz For The Broward Center For The Performing Arts

When attending a show at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, you may notice some high school students in the theater recording their experiences. They are among the 26 high school students representing

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The forgotten fastest man remembered - The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald

Harrison Dillard died last Friday (Nov 15) in his native Ohio and most people never knew who he was. Dillard was also the only runner to win gold medals in both the sprints and high hurdles.

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Greensboro.com: Obituaries published Nov. 27, 2019

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This week’s high school basketball schedule features a slew of holiday tournaments

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Community News

Girl Scouts of Maine announced that it will host new member sign-up events for potential members and volunteers at locations throughout the state every...

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Plymouth & Brockton Street Railway Company Names Drew Julian as VP of Sales

Plymouth & Brockton Street Railway Company, an independent transportation business serving the South...

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Metro transit said the grant will fund five 35-foot compressed natural gas buses, six 30-foot clean...

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Terre de Jeux 2024 – A label to ensure Paris 2024 will be Games for the whole of France - Olympic...

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UCI aims for quota equality in men's and women's road events for 2024 Paris Olympics

The UCI recently announced the number of athletes that each National Olympic Committee has qualified...

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Tokyo Olympics: Japanese, English — but where’s the French?

“La Francophonie welcomes the Tokyo 2020 commitment to respect the Olympic Charter with regard to official languages, of which French is an integral part ...

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Harrison Dillard, World’s Best Hurdler in the 1940s, Dies at 96

A four-time Olympic gold medal winner, he failed to qualify in the hurdles at the 1948 Olympic...

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Top British athletes threaten action on sponsor restrictions

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Perspective | U.S. Soccer refused to pay women equally. It now could be facing a bigger cost.

How many millions of dollars in insults has U.S. Soccer dealt to a player such as Carli Lloyd, a...

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'Monumentally short-sighted': AOC slams ABC Olympics decision

The Australian Olympic Committee has vowed to go directly to the top in a bid to have the ABC to...

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Olympic champ's heartfelt speech marks end of an era at WADA

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