A breath of fresh air

10 February 2018

Less than a month ago a European Short Track Speed Skating Championships  was held in Dresden. There Semen Elistratov became second after Sjinkie Knegt in his favorite 1500m. He lost to the athlete of Netherland in the 1000m relay as well. There everything was decided in a down-to-the-wire lap.

Double blow by Tarasova and Morozov

9 February 2018

Today skaters joined the battle for Olympic medals. Team competition kicked off with men’s and couples’ short programs.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov laid flowers to the monument to Russian sailors in Incheon

6 February 2018

The delegation of the Olympic Athletes from Russia team headed by Stanislav Pozdnyakov today took part in the solemn event dedicated to the 114th anniversary of the feat of the cruiser Varyag sailors and the gunboat in the Korean port of Chemulpo (now Incheon).

Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “We think that the IOC should consider the List of 28 athletes to participate in the 2018 Games”

1 February 2018

First Deputy Vice-President of the ROC in his interview named 15 athletes and coaches, for whom the ROC will request personal invitations to the Olympic Games 2018.

As registered by the IOC the delegation of the Olympic Athletes from Russia 169 athletes and 189 officials

29 January 2018

According to the results of the official registration of athletes and officials to participate in the Olympic Games, the delegation will consist of 169 athletes and 189 officials, including 80 coaches, will go to Pyeongchang as part of the delegation of the Olympic Athletes from Russia team. Separate quota is provided for accredited guests of the National Olympic Committee.

ROC and the Ministry of Sport believe that there will be no boycott of the Olympics

23 January 2018

Today First Vice-President of the Russian Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov and the Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation Pavel Kolobkov met with heads of national winter sports federations, and then answered the journalists’ questions.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “We will send an official request to the IOC to give specific reasons for the exclusion of some leading athletes from the list of potential participants of the Games-2018”

23 January 2018

ROC first vice-president commented on the results of the talks with IOC delegation under the leadership of the Deputy General Director Pera Miro.

Svetlana Ishmuratova: “We have to win and our fans will sing an anthem”

28 December 2017

The Russian Olympic Committee together with the Korean Tourism Organization embodied the ‘Road to Olympic Korea’ project within the ‘House of Fans’ project.

Aita Tsoy: “I want our athletes and fans to turn up the heat in Pyeongchang”

27 December 2017

The Russian Olympic Committee together with the Korea Tourism Organization embodied the ‘Road to Olympic Korea’ project within the Fans House project.

Maxim Trankov and Tatyana Volosozhar: «Good luck to the Korean hosts of the Olympic Games and to the athletes!»

26 December 2017

The Russian Olympic Committee together with the Korean Tourism Organization embodied the ‘Road to Olympic Korea’ project within the ‘House of Fans’ project. Its main aim is to support the Russian Olympic team at the coming competitions and to promote the 2018 Games on the territory of the RF.