PYEONGCHANG : Young African athletes get introduced to winter sports

A total of 51 young Africans recently had an intense winter sports training experience as from 30 May 2022 in Pyongyang, capital city of South Korea. The programme, which ended on 12 June, was part of the fruitful cooperation between ANOCA and Gangwon Province, Republic of Korea.  The opening ceremony, which had earlier taken place […]

Winter sports, a ground breaker for African Sport

On 16 March 2022 the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa, ANOCA, and Gangwon Province, Republic of South Korea, signed a Memorandum of Understanding for mutual support and unprecedented cooperation based on the following: Promoting the success of the Gangwon 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games; Participating in the winter sports support project for young […]


Though this may sound unrealistic to some of us, it is the logical sequel to a normal process of inclusion of our dear and beautiful sporting Africa in what may look like an impossible situation.  As a matter of fact, this is a very simplistic perception of the cherished values of the international Olympic movement, […]