May 16, 2022

Local youth engagement, athlete education and transformation at the heart of Gangwon 2024

12 May 2022 – At the second International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission meeting which was held virtually on 11 and 12 May, the Gangwon 2024 Organising Committee (YOGOC) took the opportunity to present its online and physical Local Youth Activities (LYA). Their key role is to mobilise and incite youth engagement. All ingredients that have contributed to […]

Automobili Lamborghini’s growth continues

Turnover and Operating Profit up in Q1 2022 Sant’Agata Bolognese, May 11, 2022 – Following on from an incredibly successful 2021, in which Automobili Lamborghini recorded its best-ever performance in terms of turnover and profitability, the first quarter of 2022 closed with continuing growth in its financial results. Turnover reached €592 million, up 13.3% compared with […]

Genesis Motor announced as Official Partner of the Goodwood Festival of Speed for the next three years

Genesis extends partnership with Goodwood Festival of Speed for a further three years Relationship continues the Korean brand’s ambitious launch in Europe Genesis will make two exciting product debuts at the Festival  The Genesis stand will showcase the full Genesis range London, UK: Genesis Motor Europe has revealed that it will extend its role as official […]

adidas Five Ten celebrates Wheelie Culture with Danny MacAskill

Everyone can remember learning to ride a bike.  And after mastering balance and pedalling, the first thing many riders do is attempt the “wheelie.” It’s an age-old trick that we love, no matter how long we’ve ridden a bike. It’s no surprise that an entire “wheelie culture” has arisen, and that Danny MacAskill, the 36-year-old Scottish […]

Reflecting on 20 years of technology transformation at the Olympic Games

10 May 2022 – For more than 20 years, Michèle Hyron has been part of the Atos team that has helped transform the Olympic Games for the digital age. Following her retirement from the Worldwide Olympic Partner in March, she reflects on how the Games – and the technology that powers them – have changed over the last two decades. […]

Lamborghini expands in Sweden. Official opening of new Stockholm showroom

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Sweden, May 10, 2022 – Automobili Lamborghini has officially opened a new showroom in Stockholm: this second dealership for Sweden in the capital joins Lamborghini’s first successful franchised location in Malmö, in the south of the country. Both dealerships are operated by Semler Premium, a specialist luxury and super sports automotive retail group. “This is […]

Showcasing adidas x Gucci

The many facets of the collection, first presented in the Exquisite Gucci fashion show, are further revealed in a new lookbook ahead of the launch. Designed by Creative Director Alessandro Michele, adidas x Gucci merges the emblems of the House with those of the iconic sportswear brand. The collection expands on the sartorial streetwear creations […]

Lamborghini Squadra Corse secures first British GT win of the season in Silverstone 500

Barwell’s Sandy Mitchell and Adam Balon ensure third successive victory in three-hour event Sant’Agata Bolognese/Silverstone, 8 May 2022 – Barwell Motorsport’s Sandy Mitchell and Adam Balon delivered Lamborghini Squadra Corse’s first victory of the British GT Championship season, with a measured drive under heavy pressure in the three-hour Silverstone 500. Factory Driver Mitchell had helped the […]

Tokyo 2020’s rowing and canoe/kayak venue reopens to public

06 May 2022 – The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) reopened the Sea Forest Waterway, less than a year after it was used for the rowing and canoe/kayak events during the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020. Its reopening follows the removal of all overlay and the dismantling of Games-time temporary structures. An event was held to celebrate the […]

Tokyo 2020 Official Film selected for the Festival de Cannes

05 May 2022 – The Official Film of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 by acclaimed Japanese director Naomi Kawase has been selected for the Festival de Cannes. The film’s world premiere will take place at the prestigious cinematic event along with “Visions of Eight” from Munich 1972, in the “Cannes Classics” selection. The Official Film is set to […]