In Olympic Agenda 2020+5, three recommendations have been added to strengthen and continue Recommendation 18 of the preceding Agenda 2020. Specific recommendations targeting the wellbeing and welfare of athletes are Recommendations 3, 4 and 5.
Reinforce athletes’ rights and responsibilities
Continue to attract best athletes
Further strengthen safe sport and the protection of clean athletes
Agenda 2020 was arguably the Olympic strongest document outlining reforms across all sections of the IOC and the Movement. Its most groundbreaking recommendation is Recommendation 18 which flipped the IOC and its operations to place athletes at the front and centre of the Olympic Games and beyond. This is now extended in the new Agenda 2020+5 in Recommendations 3, 4 and 5.
Strengthen support to athletes