Olympics

Olympic sports are ruled by worldwide sports activities federations recognised by the IOC as the worldwide supervisors of these sports activities. There are sports recognised by the IOC that are not included within the Olympic programme. These sports activities usually are not thought-about Olympic sports activities, however they can be promoted to this status throughout…

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Worldwide Olympic Committee

On 24 September 1915 the newly designated HMT 2810, now under the command of Bertram Fox Hayes, left Liverpool carrying 6,000 troopers to Mudros, Greece for the Gallipoli Campaign. On 1 October lifeboats from the French ship Provincia which had been sunk by a U-boat that morning off Cape Matapan have been sighted and 34…

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