Team Russia’s House of Fans to be opened in Minsk

7 May

From 21 to 30 June the capital of Belarus will host the 2nd European Games – one of the main integrated sports events of the upcoming summer. And Team Russia’s House of Fans will be set up in Minsk!

ROC and Olympic Solidarity will continue to develop projects as part of the Olympic Country Program

25 April

Today, a working meeting was held in Lausanne at the Olympic Solidarity Headquarters of IOC between its Director, James MacLeod, who is also the Head of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) relations, and Deputy Director General and Head of the ROC President’s Office, Rodion Plitukhin.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “Modern technology is removing boundaries between Olympians and Paralympians”

22 April

Today, ROC President Stanislav Pozdnyakov met with 22-year-old Beatrice Vio, Paralympic champion and multiple world and European champion in rapier fencing. In Moscow, the athlete presented her autobiographical book “If it seems impossible, then it can be done”.

Sofya Velikaya: ″Protecting the interests of athletes is no less important than winning medals″

17 April

The 9th IOC Athletes’ Forum, the largest in history, has ended in Lausanne. Representatives of 185 National Olympic Committees, 50 international federations, 5 Continental Athletes’ Commissions, all the Organising Committees of the upcoming Olympic Games, the International Paralympic Committee, WADA and the World Olympians Association took part in this Forum.

Sofya Velikaya: ″Athletes’ seminars help strengthen contacts with representatives of international federations and Olympic organizations″

19 March

The 3rd Athletes’ Seminar, jointly organized by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) with the support of IOC, was held in Brussels with the participation of European athletes, representatives of IOC, WADA, international federations and national Olympic committees.

Lada Zadonskaya: ″During the WADA Athlete Committee session new standards of the Anti-doping Code were discussed″

18 March

The 15th annual symposium of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) was held in Lausanne and was attended by almost 900 delegates.

EYOF–2019 flame lit by Bosnian judo wrestler

10 February

In the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the 14th European Youth Olympic Winter Festival has been launched. The opening ceremony was held at the Asim Ferhatović Hase Olympic stadium and generated enormous excitement in Sarajevo.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “For many novice athletes, the Children of Asia Games can become a springboard into big sport”

9 February

On 9 February in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, an opening ceremony of the 1st Children of Asia International Winter Games will be held at the Spartak stadium with support from the IOC, the Olympic Council of Asia, the Government of the Russian Federation and the Russian Olympic Committee.

Vladimir Lisin – President of the International Shooting Sport Federation

30 November 2018

At the ISSF General Assembly held today in Munich, the President of the organization was elected. Following the outcome of the vote of 159 members of the ISSF present at the Assembly, Vladimir Lisin, Head of the Russian Shooting Union, won the elections. He beat his main rival Luciano Rossi from Italy and for the first time in the history of the Russian shooting sport chaired the international federation.

Representatives of 36 NOCs discussed preparations for the 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival in Sarajevo

19 November 2018

In Sarajevo, a seminar was held with the participation of the heads of delegations of NOCs, that will take part in the XIV European Youth Olympic Winter Festival (EYOF) from February 9 to 16, 2019.