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IOC Posts $74 Million Surplus For The Year Before COVID-19 struck

IOC Posts $74 Million Surplus For The Year Before COVID-19 struck

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has reported a surprisingly large surplus of $73.9 million (£57.6 million/€63.6 million) for 2019, as surging financial income comfortably overturned the Lausanne body’s operational deficit. The result is of limited…

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Ghana Swimming Association Celebrates 2020 World Aquatic Day

Ghana Swimming Association Celebrates 2020 World Aquatic Day

The Ghana Swimming Association (GSA) on Saturday, July 18, organised a special event to mark the 2020 World Aquatic Day celebrations at the Media Center of the Accra Sports Stadium. Mr. Theo Wilson Edzie President…

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Ghana Swimming Association Supports Clubs

Ghana Swimming Association Supports Clubs

The Ghana Swimming Association (GSA) has donated medical supplies to some swimming clubs in the country. The donation which took place in Accra on Thursday saw some clubs in good standings with the Association benefit…

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“Welfare Of Athletes Is The Responsibility Of Federations And Government” – GOC Boss

“Welfare Of Athletes Is The Responsibility Of Federations And Government” – GOC Boss

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) President, Ben Nunoo Mensah, has said it is not the duty of the Olympic Committee to be funding athletes when they participate in tournaments. According to him, the GOC has…

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Tokyo 2020 Organisers To Open Talks With Sponsors Following Postponement Of Olympics

Tokyo 2020 Organisers To Open Talks With Sponsors Following Postponement Of Olympics

Tokyo 2020 is looking to extend deals with local sponsors and reach out to new partners following the postponement of the Olympic Games until 2021. Local sponsors have raised $3.3 billion (£2.67 billion/€2.94 billion) for…

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GOC Initiates On-line Activities To Celebrate Olympic Day

GOC Initiates On-line Activities To Celebrate Olympic Day

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) moved this year’s Olympic Day initiatives online and on television due to the Covid-19. The Olympic Day, on June 23, was celebrated simply but effectively by the Communications Department of…

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Ghana Begins Search For 2023 African Games Mascot

Ghana Begins Search For 2023 African Games Mascot

The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) in collaboration with the Ghana 2023 Project Team has launched a search for a mascot and logo for the 13th African Games which will be held in Ghana.…

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IOC and FIFA Presidents Discuss Situation Facing Sport At Meeting In Lausanne

IOC and FIFA Presidents Discuss Situation Facing Sport At Meeting In Lausanne

The respective Presidents of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and FIFA discussed the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on sport during a meeting in Lausanne today. IOC President Thomas Bach met his counterpart at FIFA…

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ANOC General Assembly In Seoul Scheduled For October 2021

ANOC General Assembly In Seoul Scheduled For October 2021

The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) has confirmed that Seoul will host its General Assembly on October 26 and 27 next year after this year’s edition was cancelled. It was announced last month that…

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Guidelines For Resumption Of Swimming Announced

Guidelines For Resumption Of Swimming Announced

The Ghana Swimming Association (GSA) has announced new guidelines for operators of swimming pools across the country. These guidelines follow the green light for the resumption of non-contact swimming activities by Minister for Youth and…

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