Seb Coe announces candidacy for IAAF Presidency

Seb Coe, Vice President of the International Association of Athletics Federations [IAAF] has today announced that he is to stand for the position of President of the IAAF.

Coe, a double Olympic champion who led London’s successful 2012 Olympic and Paralympic bid, chaired the London 2012 Organising Committee, and has been a IAAF Vice President since 2007 [full biography below], also confirmed […]

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FEI presidential candidate, John McEwen MBE, launches campaign Manifesto

British Equestrian Federation and British Olympic Association Chairmen fully endorse McEwen’s campaign

London, UK; 10th November 2014:

John McEwen MBE, Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) 1st Vice-President, today published his campaign Manifesto for his bid to become the next FEI President at the FEI General Assembly in Baku, Azerbaijan, on 14th December 2014.

In his Manifesto, McEwen, who has also been a member […]

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British Olympic Association chooses Fight for Peace as a charity partner for Rio 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: 3 November 2014:

It was announced today that the British Olympic Association (BOA) has chosen Fight for Peace as one of its charity partners for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.  With academies in London and Rio de Janeiro, Fight for Peace is a Non-governmental Organisation which combines boxing & martial arts with education and personal development […]

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