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Indonesia’s 20th National Sports Week successfully held in Papua Province for first time

Indonesia's National Sports Week (Pekan Olahraga Nasional/ PON) has for the first time in its history been held in the Papua province - Indonesia’s easternmost province,…

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Oct 16, 2021 Aquatics / Events / Sport / Tourism / Venues /


Formula 1 releases 23-race calendar for 2022 season

Formula One has announced its planned calendar for its 2022 season with races in Australia, Singapore, Japan and Canada - each cancelled for the past two seasons - returning to the…

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Oct 16, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport /


2022 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series schedule unveiled

World Rugby has unveiled the 2022 calendar for its Rugby Sevens Series which will consist of 10 rounds scheduled over six months. Due to get underway with the Dubai Sevens on 26th and 27th…

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Oct 15, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /


World Skate announces Skateboard Facilities Certification

World Skate anticipates the impact the Olympic Games will have on the construction of new skateboard facilities, and to ensure skateparks are being built to the highest standard they have…

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Oct 13, 2021 Design / Sport /


First Australian Taekwondo representative elected to World Taekwondo Executive Council

In a landmark moment for Australian Taekwondo - Hassan Iskandar, President of Australian Taekwondo - has been elected to the World Taekwondo Executive Council marking the first time…

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Oct 13, 2021 Sport /


World swimming body FINA to establish integrity unit

World swimming governing body FINA has announced a series of operational reforms plans including creating a new integrity unit, enhanced management of events and better promotion of…

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Oct 12, 2021 Aquatics / Finance / Legal / Sport /


Therabody welcomes snowboarder Scotty James as latest ambassador

Global tech wellness brand, Therabody has welcomed Melbourne snowboarding champion and Olympic athlete Scotty James as their newest ambassador. Therabody’s family of elite athletes…

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Oct 12, 2021 Sport / Technology / Wellness /


Officials acknowledge COVID challenges facing Beijing Winter Olympics

Ramping up preparations with a series of test events in advance of the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics 2022, Games organisers have acknowledged they "face great pressure"…

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Oct 9, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /



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