Étiquette : olympic games
C’est terminé avec ces 23es JO d’hiver de Pyeongchang. On retiendra le rapprochement entre les deux Corées. Dès l’ouverture, la sœur de Kim Jong-Un, le leader nord-coréen, est venue assister à la cérémonie, invitée par le président sud-coréen. Un geste de détente qui n’est pas passé inaperçu. Retour sur 15 jours de compétition haute en couleurs… […]
Former USA Gymnastics sports doctor, Larry Nassar, has pleaded guilty to seven charges of sexual assault against women and girls in his care. The hearing comes after a third US Olympian, Gabby Douglas accused him of sexual abuse. As part of the plea deal, Nassar, 54, could face at least 25 years in prison. His […]
The 6th July 2005, every French citizen was disappointed by the loss of the Games. London had been preferred and selected by the International Olympic Committee as the host city. However, Paris was widely seen as the favourite. As a consequence, and to ward off bad luck, Paris has announced in 2014 its will to organise the 2024 Olympic Games. And this time, the French capital counts on winning them. Nevertheless, is it always good news for a country?