London 2012 News

John Howard competes in the 100m sprint

On the 4th of August John Howard ran a time of 11.05 seconds to place 5th in the preliminaries finials in the men’s 100 metres sprint at the Olympic Stadium.more

Wendolin places 8th in 100m athletics heat

Mihter Wendolin competed in the Women’s 100m Athletics on Friday 3rd August. She placed 8th in the fourth heat at the Olympic Stadium.more

Daniel does not make it through to Women's 50m freestyle semis.

21 year old Debra Daniel from FSM finished first in Heat 2 of the 50m Women’s Freestyle. Her time of 30.32 seconds was not fast enough to bring her through into the Semifinals.more

Hadley from FSM wins heat but does not progress to finals

Although coming first in Heat 3 of the Men’s 50m Freestyle, FSM’s Kerson Hadley did not qualify for the Semi-Finals for this event.more

FSM's Minginfel achieves 8th overall in weightlifting

Monday 30 July, FSM athlete Manuel Minginfel competed in the Men’s 62kg Weightlifting placing 8th overall out of 14 competitors.more

Oceania's latest Olympians take to the track.

The eyes of the Pacific Islands were drawn to the Olympic Stadium as 9 Oceania athletes took to the track for the men’s 100m preliminary rounds. Athletes from Tonga, Palau, Tuvalu, The Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, American Samoa, The Solomon Islands, Kiribati and The Cook Islands all took part in the 4 heats...more

YEPOV goes to Kosrae State

The Youth Educators Promoting Olympic Values (YEPOV) workshop made its way to the "Island of the Sleeping Lady" Kosrae.

Chuuk participants -Youth Educators Promoting Olympic Values with workshop coordinator Lestly Ashby.

Youth Educators Promoting Olympic Values (YEPOV) Seminar goes to Chuuk State

November 29/30 - The third FSM YEPOV seminar was held in Chuuk State.  Instructor Lestly Ashby held a two-day workshop with secondary school students (15-18 years old).  The first two seminars took place in Pohnpei last January and in Yap last April.  

Awake bright and early and ready to make the FSM more green!  2010 Green Steps 5K Clean up participants at the starting line.

2010 FSM Green Steps 5K Run

November 27 - The 3rd Annual Green Steps 5K Run was held in Pohnpei.  Participants collected rubbish along the roadside through Kolonia Town and planted trees at the Pohnpei Administration Building and Daini Baseball Field.  Proceeds went to support T.J. Rush, Pohnpei youth tennis  player attending the Oceania Tennis Academy in Nadi, Fiji, who will be competing in the upcoming Oceania Junior Tennis Tournament in Auckland, New Zealand.

Workshop speaker Brian Minikin and participants.

Pohnpei planning for the 2014 Micronesia Games

November 22 - FSMNOC and Pohnpei Sport held a 5-day workshop headed by Brian Minikin, Manager for Regional Sport Developmnet (ONOC).

FSM Swimmer Debra Daniel and FSM Swim Coach Sweeter Daniel pose at the 2010 Pohnpei Liberation Day Games.  Debra carries her award for overall best female athlete at the 7th Micronesian Games held in Palau.

Debra Daniel takes 7 Gold & 6 Silver at 7th Micronesia Games

August 1-10 - Pohnpei swimmer, Debra Daniel, successfully bagged 7 Gold and 6 Silver in the women's swimming competition at the 7th Micronesia Games held in Palau.


Team Kosrae - 2010 Micronesia Games


Team Chuuk - 2010 Micronesia Games


Team Yap - 2010 Micronesia Games


Team Pohnpei - 2010 Micronesia Games


FSMNOC Election Update

February 2010 - FSMNOC elections are taking place in Pohnpei, FSM. Nominations have been received for the Executive Board.more
Lestly Ashby giving remarks at closing ceremony


The Young Educators Promoting Olympic Values (YEPOV) seminar was held from January 13 – 15, 2010 on Pohnpei.more

Minginfel wins 3 gold medals in 2009 Pacific Mini Games

The 2009 Pacific Mini Games were held in Rarotonga, Cook Islands from September 20 to October 02. The FSM sent a small delegation of 5 athletes and one coach/Chef de Mission.more

Kampare! 2nd Kosrae State Games!

The games, held from October 23 to November 7, included 10 sports for men and women: track and field, weightlifting, tennis, table tennis, outrigger canoeing, basketball, softball, volleyball, baseball and wrestling.more

Great Turnout for 13th Annual COM-FSM 5K Walk/Run

The 13th annual COM-FSM 5KWalk/Run was held the morning of Saturday, May 2 at the Palm Terrace Shopping Centre. Over 400 people of all ages walked and ran the 3.1 mile course.more

5th Annual Women and Sport 5K Walk/Run a Success

The 5th annual FSMNOC Women and Sport 5k Walk/Run was held the morning of Saturday, April 18 at the Palm Terrace Shopping Centre. Close to 240 people of all ages walked and ran the 3.1 mile course starting at Palm Terrace around the PICS High School loop, down Main Street and returning to the finish at Palm Terrace.more

FSM Talent Program Underway

The FSM Talent ID Program was launched today at the Annual General Meeting of the FSMNOC on Pohnpei, Micronesia.more
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