Urgent call for help after being kicked off national team: Survivor and whistle-blower from Mali to be allowed to compete…read more
Berlin, August 2, 2021. Athleten Deutschland is deeply appalled by the alleged attempted kidnapping of the Belarusian athlete Kristina Timanovskaya. This…read more
Berlin, July 30, 2021: Athleten Deutschland calls on the IOC to urgently push for substantial improvements in the quarantine conditions…read more
Berlin, July 22, 2021. Athleten Deutschland is pleased for Nike Lorenz, captain of the German national field hockey team, who…read more
Berlin, July 20, 2021. The principle of strict liability is a core and important component of an effective fight against doping. The documentary and…read more
Berlin, June 11, 2021. Due to their visibility, athletes are the most important ambassadors for the values of sport. They…read more
Belarus: Solidarity with the Athletes’ Movement BSSF and Appeal to the Human Rights Due Diligence of Sport Federations
Berlin, 26 May 2021. In light of the recent events in Belarus, Athleten Deutschland reiterates its support for the Belarusian…read more
The recommendations to revise Rule 50 miss the core problem of the blanket restriction of freedom of expression. In the…read more
Qualification for and Participation in the Olympic and Paralympic Games -Ensure Safety and Fulfill Duty of Care
Preliminary Note The corona pandemic continues to pose an unprecedented challenge to humanity. New mutations of the coronavirus are spreading…read more
Berlin, March 9, 2021. We congratulate Dr Thomas Bach on his expected next term as President of the International Olympic…read more
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