“Golden flight” from Baku receives warm welcome at Sheremetyevo

28 July

The Russian team, which took part in the XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku, has returned home. The heroes of EYOF-2019, along with their medals, landed on a comfortable Aeroflot liner in terminal D of Sheremetyevo airport where the traditional solemn ceremony of welcoming the young athletes took place.

Anastasia Davydova: “The Olympic festival in Baku will be the first step on the way to the Olympic medals”

19 July

Today, at the premises of the ″Ozero Krugloye″ Training Centre, the solemn seeing-off ceremony for the Russian Olympic team took place. The team is going to the XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival which starts in Baku (Azerbaijan) on 21 July.

Flowers and applause at Sheremetyevo airport

1 July

Today the heroes of the final stage of the 2nd European Games returned to Moscow. In terminal F of Sheremetyevo, where the Aeroflot flight landed from Minsk, members of the shooting, gymnastics, Greco-Roman wrestling, karate and track cycling teams were met with a festive ceremony celebrating their Olympic victories.

House of Fans of Team Russia opens in Minsk

21 June

On June 21, the House of Fans of Team Russia opened its doors in the centre of Minsk.

The Russian Olympic Committee signs the Data Exchange Agreement with the International Information Agency “Rossiya Segodnya”

13 June

The General Information Partner of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) and the Russian Olympic team is the International Information Agency “Rossiya Segodnya”. The signatures under the relevant agreement were put on Thursday by President of the ROC Stanislav Pozdnyakov and General Director of the media group Dmitry Kiselev.

ZASPORT outfit centre opens on Novy Arbat

4 June

On June 3, the flagship ZASPORT store on Novy Arbat, 26 opened the outfit centre for athletes and members of the delegation, who will participate in the 2nd European Games. Competitions will be held in Minsk from 21 to 30 June.

Alexander Grushin: “Cross Country Ski Federation of Russia took participation responsibly in the ROC pilot educational programme”

23 May

From 13 to 20 May, the coaches of all the Russian ski teams, from the junior to the main one, underwent advanced training courses at the Russian International Olympic University (RIOU) in Sochi as part of the ROC pilot educational programme.

At the European Games, Russian athletes will be able to compete in all sports on the programme, including the team tournament

22 May

From 19 to 21 May, the Forum of the National Olympic Committees of Central and South-Eastern Europe was held in Sopot, Poland. Along with the permanent members of the association, the leaders of the NOCs of Russia and Spain took part in the event as observers.

Yuri Yuriev becomes EOC Executive Committee member

17 May

Deputy Secretary General — head of the ROC International Relations Department Yuri Yuriev has been included in the Executive Committee of the European Olympic Committees. This decision was taken at today’s meeting of the EOC governing body in Vienna. The candidacy of the representative of the ROC was supported by all members of the Executive Committee of the organisation.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov took part in St. Petersburg International Legal Forum – 2019

15 May

As part of the 9th St. Petersburg International Legal Forum (SPBILF), the ROC President spoke at the discussion session “Development of UNESCO International Convention Against Doping in Sport: Current Challenges and Prospects”, during which the participants discussed further steps in the anti-doping sphere in order to ensure fair and transparent rules of interaction between states and representatives of the international Olympic movement in countering the use of prohibited substances.