News Archive

Hundredth Anniversary of IOC in Lausanne

Monday 13. of April 2015

LAUSANNE, 13 APRIL 2015 (INSIDE THE GAMES) --- Thomas Bach has led the celebrations to mark the centenary of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) moving to Lausanne.


The IOC Presient was joined by Ueli Maurer, Swiss Federal Councillor and

PNG and the Pepsi ICC Development Programme Annual Awards 2014

Wednesday 08. of April 2015

Papua New Guinea (PNG) has been recognized globally by the International Cricket Council taking the top prize in the Pepsi ICC Development Programme Annual Awards 2014, claiming the Best Overall Cricket Development Programme award. PNG had a tremen

Pacific Games Village Final Stage

Tuesday 07. of April 2015

PORT MORESBY, 07 APRIL 2015 (PNG LOOP) ---The Pacific Games Village that will house 4,000 athletes and officials is nearing completion.

 The ten blocks structure, located at the University of Papua New Guinea, consists of three levels each wit

Athlete Scholarship Opportunity

Tuesday 07. of April 2015

IOC and ANOC provide assistance for VASNOC Headquarters

Wednesday 18. of March 2015

LAUSANNE, 18 MARCH 2015 (INSIDE THE GAMES) ---- A grant of US$500,000 (£330,000/€440,000) is to be provided to the Vanuatu Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (VASNOC) so they can rebuild their headquarters which was devastated in th

Opportunity for Commonwealth Countries

Wednesday 18. of March 2015

17 March 2015| by Bradley Castelli

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Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) and Brock University are excited and proud to announce the new SportWORKS initiative: The Queen Elizabeth Scholars Initiative (QESI). Application

Dame Meg Taylor pleased with Games venues

Tuesday 17. of March 2015

PORT MORESBY, 17 MARCH 2015 ( PNG LOOP) ---- Pacific Islands Forum Secretary General Dame Meg Taylor was pleased with the progress of the Games Venues infrastructure during her recent visit.

Dame Meg’s  visit was primarily to have a look at th

Nomination for Athlete Rep on PGC Executive Board

Thursday 26. of February 2015

Bonjour PGA colleagues,

In accordance with Article 15.5 of the Pacific Games Council Constitution, please find attached a form for PGAs to nominate a candidate to serve on the Executive Board for the period 2015-2019.

Nominations are due no l

S.A.S.N.O.C. Building Bridges

Tuesday 24. of February 2015

The Samoa Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (SASNOC) has begun its 2015 journey with its ongoing commitment to capacity and building relationships both local and abroad.During January, S.A.S.N.O.C. conducted a workshop for all spor

ICC EAP U19 Trophy PNG vs Fiji

Monday 23. of February 2015

The Digicel PNG U19 Garamuts team are set to maintain their winning record in the ICC EAP U19 Trophy when they take on Fiji u19 team in the opening match come tomorrow in Blenheim, New Zealand.

The EAP Under-19 Cricket Trophy is a regular cricket co

"Athlete to Coach"

Saturday 21. of February 2015

UD professor offers IOC MOOC, partners with NBA coaching legend

Games Are on Track

Friday 20. of February 2015

Fri 20 Feb 2015

 PORT MORESBY, 20 FEBRUARY 2015 (THE  NATIONAL) --- Pacific Games Organising Committee (GOC) chief executive officer Peter Stewart says his office is open to the media and has nothing to hide regarding preparations for the

Check Our Calendar Out!!!

Thursday 05. of February 2015

Click the calendar button on our main page and find out all the Oceania and International Games that are athletes will be playing in. There are also dates of sporting events that maybe of interest to tourists. If you have any questions or you have so

Cricket PNG wins “Best Overall Cricket Development Program”

Tuesday 03. of February 2015

By Cricket PNG

Cricket PNG (CPNG) is the proud recipient of the “Best Overall Cricket Development Program” in the 2014 Pepsi International Cricket Council (ICC) East Asia Pacific (EAP) Development Programme Annual Awards.

CPNG has won the award du