Breakdancing is set to make its debut as an Olympic sport at Paris 2024, the head of the local Organising Committee said on Thursday. Also Skateboarding, Sport Climbing and Surfing, which have already been added to the programme for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The World Games Athlete of the Year race was this year bigger than ever before. Behind the top three, there were several candidates and federations strongly supporting the campaign and activating their fans to share the news and vote.
The team has grown and become more diverse; today, the Birmingham Organising Committee introduces these “new” team members.
“This result proves that we have a great, exciting and beautiful sport and a great global following,” said FIG Acrobatic Gymnastics Technical Committee President Rosy Taeymans (BEL).
Luc Rampaer works as Communication Manager for the Belgian Olympic and Inter-federal Committee (COIB), which is the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Belgium.
The World Games Athlete of The Month for January, 2019, grew up in an Indian reserve where, he says, “everyone was born with a lacrosse stick in our cribs.”