IOC provides hope and opportunity to youth in South Sudan

In keeping with the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s continued support of the athletes and fledgling sports movement of South Sudan, the IOC Executive Board today agreed to provide an additional place at the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing in 2014 for one South Sudanese athlete in athletics. This decision was taken with the full support of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Source: www.olympic.org

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