Three members of the women's Brazilian wheelchair basketball team have been suspended for allegedly sexually abusing a team-mate in a brewing scandal which has already been connected with the suicide of the national team coordinator.
Fernando de Carvalho Lopes, the former coach of the Brazilian men's national gymnastics team, has been accused of child sexual abuse.
United States' Olympic swimmer and former world champion Ariana Kukors has written a blog on her website detailing claims of sexual abuse by former coach Sean Hutchison.
USA Gymnastics have announced that they have created an athlete assistance fund to provide financial means and guidance for gymnasts who have suffered from sexual abuse, to allow them to obtain counselling services.
Disgraced former doctor of the United States Olympic gymnastics team Larry Nassar will appear at his third and final trial this week.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board member Gunilla Lindberg has admitted that the sports world has not done enough to tackle harassment and abuse issues while praising a new toolkit launched today.
USA Taekwondo have asked members to do an online training course as they continue their work on protecting athletes from sexual abuse or assault.
Former USA Gymnastics head doctor arrested as reports claim "at least" 368 gymnasts implicated in abuse scandal
Former USA Gymnastics head doctor Larry Nassar has been arrested as part of a federal investigation into child pornography as a sexual abuse scandal intensifies within the national governing body.
Marcel Aubut steps down as Canadian Olympic Committee President due to sexual harassment allegations
Marcel Aubut has stepped down as President of the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) for the duration of a sexual harassment investigation which has been opened against him.