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Spyros Capralos elected as new EOC President

On 10 June 2021, the General Assembly of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) elected Spyros Capralos, President of the Hellenic Olympic Committee (HOC) and member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), as the new President for the term 2021-2025. Capralos competed as a Greek water polo team player in the...

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Romania: Comics Olympics

The Olympic spirit moved on even in an out-of-character year in which the Olympic Games were postponed. In 2020, 100 years after the first official presentation of the Olympic flag, the author and professor of comics Mihai I. Grăjdeanu proposed to mark this historical moment by initiating the first edition...

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Invitation to the Olympic Day Webinar

The Olympic Committee of Israel together with the Academic College at Wingate in Israel will host the 6th International Congress of Exercise and Sport Sciences. The virtual event features an Olympic section entitled Olympic Day Webinar, which will be delivered on 9 June 2021. The topics can be found in...

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EOA seeks intern in Sport Communication

We have the following vacancy starting immediately or by arrangement: Internship – Sport Communication Duration: 3-6 monthsForm/Place: Digital (+ physical meetings in Cologne/Paris, if possible)Workload: Part-time (can be completed parallel to ongoing studies) For more information, please check out the Careers page.

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Belarusian Olympic Academy hosts Conference on Olympic Education

“Olympic Education in the System of Intercultural Interaction” is the name of a Conference to be held on 21 April 2021 in Minsk, Belarus. The event will take place within the framework of the University Science Festival of the Belarusian State University of Physical Culture and is aimed at scientists...

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Germany: Annual Report 2020 translated into English

Last December, the German Olympic Academy (DOA) drew a line under the year and published its Annual Report 2020. Among other things, the report introduces the new DOA director, Dr Gerald Fritz, provides an overview of the events and educational offers, and reviews cooperations at the international level. Now, the...

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ERASMUS+ research project EMPLOYS launched with participation of EOA

The EOA recently started to collaborate in a research project entitled “Understanding, Evaluating, and Improving Good Governance in the Employment Relations of Athletes in Olympic Sports in Europe” (EMPLOYS). The project aims to improve good governance in athlete working relationships in Olympic sport through the provision, evaluation and sharing of...

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