Vladimir Sengleev: “The main purpose of the Olympic movement is in the unity of professionals and amateurs”
The Director General of the Russian Olympic Committee explained why the TAFISA World Games should be held in Russia.
Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “Nizhny Novgorod is a city with a rich history and stable dynamics of development
ROC President Stanislav Pozdnyakov in his interview with journalists following the signature of a contract with TAFISA, expressed hope that Tokyo, where the host country of the 8th TAFISA World Games will be officially announced in November, will be a lucky city for Russia.
Today, the ceremony of signing a contract and an application for the 8th TAFISA World Games between the Russian Olympic Committee and The Association For International Sport for All organisation (TAFISA) was held in Nizhny Novgorod.
Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “We invite our colleagues from Uzbekistan to participate in the pilot educational programme of RIOU
Today, ROC President Stanislav Pozdnyakov met with the Head of the National Olympic Committee of Uzbekistan Rustam Shaabdurakhmonov and the Director of the Republican Research and Practical Centre for Sports Medicine Abdushukur Sadikov.
Pursuant to the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin following the meeting of the Council under the President of the Russian Federation on the Development of Physical Education and Sports, held on March 24, 2014, the Russian Olympic Committee developed the Olympic Country Development Assistance Program, guided by the Olympic Charter, according to which, one of the tasks of National Olympic Committees is to promote the development of mass sports, and also within the framework of the international movement ″Sport for All″.
Every June, the Russian Olympic Committee holds the All-Russian Olympic Day, which is dedicated to the main state or sporting events of the year.
In order to popularize the ideas of Olympism among the younger generation and involve children and young people in systematic physical education and sports, the Russian Olympic Committee, after the Olympic Games in Sochi, launched a new sports and educational project Olympic Patrol, which is part of the Olympic Country program.