Stanislav Pozdnyakov: Athletes’ Rights and Responsibilities Declaration is being discussed throughout the sports community
ROC President summed up the results of the VII Olympic Summit held in Lausanne on December 8. The day before this major event, Stanislav Pozdnyakov had a working meeting with the IOC President Thomas Bach. They discussed issues of the current agenda and agreed on plans for future cooperation in all areas.
On 1 December 2018, following the order by the Moscow City Court dated 21 November 2018, Russian Olympic Committee received an official notice from the IOC with the request to provide assistance to, and take the necessary legal measures to ensure the execution of CAS decision dated 23 April 2018.
A meeting between the ROC President Stanislav Pozdnyakov and the President of the Japanese Olympic Committee Mr. Tsunekazu Takeda during the ANOC General Assembly in Tokyo was the second one within the last six weeks. Prior, the Presidents of two NOCs had a meeting during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
ROC President Stanislav Pozdnyakov has been elected as the Chair of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Education and Culture Commission and has become an ex-officio member of the Executive Council of the umbrella organization at the ANOC General Assembly in Tokyo.
At the Fencing events at the 3rd Youth Olympic Games Russia will be represented by epee fencers Artur Tolasov and Yana Bekmurzova, and sabre fencer Alina Klyuchkova (at the picture with the coach Natalya Dyachenko). They went through the qualifying events in April at the World Fencing Championship for Cadets and Juniors in Verona, Italy.
At the 3rd Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires Beach Handball will make its debute along with Acrobatic Gymnastics, Breakdancing, Karate, Roller Skating, Bascketball 3×3, Field Hockey and Futsal. In Beach Handball Russia will be represented by the women’s team, consisting of athletes (under 18), who took 6th place at the 2018 European Championship in Montenegro.
Ocober 6-18, in Buenos Aires III Summer Youth Olympic Games will be held. At these Games ten sets of medals in five weight categories (men’s and women’s) will be contested in the Taekwondo tournament.