Head coach of the Russian National basketball team Vasily Karasev finalized the team

29 August 2013

The head coach of the Russian men’s national basketball team Vasily Karasev announced the final team for  the European championship to be held in Slovenia from 4 to 22 September.

At the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championship Margarita Mamun of Russia won in ball final

28 August 2013

On August 28 at the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championship in Kiev, the capital of Ukraine, the first sets of awards were given. Margarita Mamun of Russia won “gold” in the ball exercises and “bronze” in hoop. Yana Kudryavtseva, another representative of Russia, won silver medals in these exercises.

Alexander Zhukov will teach Moscow schoolchildren Olympic lesson

28 August 2013

On September 3, Alexander Zhukov, the President of the Russian Olympic Committee will give Olympic lesson in the school of Moscow State Teachers’ Training University. General Secretary of the Russian Paralympic Committee Mikhail Terentiev, London 2012 Olympic champion in rhythmic gymnastics Aliya Mustafina, and Turin-2006 silver medalist in luge Albert Demchenko will become Olympic teachers together with the head of the ROC.

Tcherezov and Maksimov train with the Korolkevich group in Slovenia

28 August 2013

A group of biathletes under the leadership of Vladimir Korolkevich started a training camp in the Slovenian town of Rogla. It bears reminding, that Korolkevich group includes Olga Vilukhina, Irina Starikh, Valentina Nazarova, Ekaterina Yurieva, Marina Korovina, Olga Podchufarova and Anastasia Zagoruiko.

The preparations for the Summer Ski Jumping Grand Prix in Nizhny Tagil are coming to an end

27 August 2013

Andrey Selivanov, Deputy Executive Director of the ROC together with the representatives of the Olympic Council of Sverdlovsk Region took part in the session of the Organizing Committee on preparation and staging of the Summer Ski Jumping Grand Prix. This Grand Prix will be held in Nizhny Tagil on the mountain Dolgaya from 13 to 15 September.

Vladimir Nelyubin was elected as President of the Handball Federation of Russia

18 March 2013

On March15 inthe building of the Russian Olympic Committee report-and-election conference of the Handball Union of Russia was held. Andrey Selivanov, Deputy Executive Director of the Russian Olympic Committee attended the conference and gave a welcome speech.

Vladimir Silkin became the new President of the Russia Yachting Federation

17 December 2012

At the report-and-election Conference of  the Russia Yachting Federation (RYF), which was held last weekend in Moscow, the new President of the Federation was elected. Georgi Shaiduko gave place to Vladimir Silkin. Shaiduko became the First Vice-President of the Russia Yachting Federation.

Stanislav Shevchenko was re-elected President of the Russian Volleyball Federation

7 December 2012

At the report-and-election Conference Stanislav Shevchenko, the President of the Russian Volleyball Federation was unanimously re-elected to another four-year term. He was the only entrant.

Irina Viner-Usmanova was re-elected President of the Russian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation

4 December 2012

4 December in the training center of the Novogorsk (Moscow region) a report-and-election Conference of the Russian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation (RRGF) was held.

Marat Bariev: It is time to coordinate efforts and work with non-Olympic federations

29 March 2011

On March 29 at the initiative of the Russian Olympic Committee a meeting “On the issues of promoting the sports not included in the program of the Olympic Games and Winter Olympic Games to the International Olympic Movement” was held.