On 19 July, athletes and coaches, who are taking part in the XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku (Azerbaijan), were offered anti-doping training seminars at the premises of the ″Ozero Krugloye″ Training Centre of the national teams of Russia, organised by the Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA with support from the Russian Olympic Committee.
On the first calendar day of summer, the International Forum of Young Olympians took place in Moscow, bringing together over 100 young athletes from 16 countries.
The International Forum of Young Olympians, organized by the ROC with the support of the IOC Olympic Solidarity, WADA, RUSADA and Moskomsport, took place on June 1 in Moscow.
On June 1, the Director General of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Olivier Niggli took part in the work of the International Forum of Young Olympians.
On 20 December, the traditional New Year’s Eve meeting of the President of the Russian Federation with representatives of the Russian and foreign media took place. One of the issues raised during the meeting was the fight against doping. On this subject, Vladimir Putin answered the following.
The third annual Conference for All-Russia Sports Federations “Anti-doping support in sports federations: challenges and opportunities” was held at the Innovation Center of the Russian Olympic Committee. The event was organized by RUSADA with the support of ROC and the Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation.