Olympic, Paralympic, Pan American, Parapan American, Youth Olympic Games Information

Athletes can find information regarding the specific Games-related rules, regulations and policies that they must agree to during the Period of the Games as a condition for participation on the links below or on the navigation tab on the left. The Athlete Ombudsman is available to answer any questions that athletes have regarding the rules before, during, and after the Games. The rules include topics such as restrictions on commercial rights ("Rule 40"), permitted manufacturer identifications, anti-doping, SafeSport, social media guidelines, and conduct requirements. Further, the Athlete Ombudsman provides advice to athletes about the qualification process to be selected for a Team in accordance with the sport specific Selection Procedures, along with navigating any concerns, issues, or challenges that an athlete may have.  

2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games
2018 PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Games
2019 Lima Pan American/Parapan American Games (coming soon)

Other resources pertaining specifically to requirements about conduct during the Games, can be found under the Athlete Conduct page.