Representatives of the IOC Athletes’ Commission and the ROC Athletes' Commission discussed Rule 50 of the Olympic Charter
Members of the IOC Athletes’ Commission and the ROC Athletes’ Commission held a conference call today. The ROC Athletes’ Commission was represented by Chair Sofya Velikaya, Member of the IOC Athletes’ Commission and the ROC Athletes’ Commission Elena Isinbaeva, Deputy Chair Lada Zadonskaya and Secretary Ekaterina Gorokhova.
The Chair of the ROC Athletes’ Commission, Olympic champion in fencing spoke to reporters about the results of today’s meeting which took place online.
The President of the Russian Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov congratulated athletes, coaches, specialists, sports leaders and all representatives of the large Olympic family with the upcoming New Year!
Pursuant to the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin following the meeting of the Council under the President of the Russian Federation on the Development of Physical Education and Sports, held on March 24, 2014, the Russian Olympic Committee developed the Olympic Country Development Assistance Program, guided by the Olympic Charter, according to which, one of the tasks of National Olympic Committees is to promote the development of mass sports, and also within the framework of the international movement ″Sport for All″.
Every June, the Russian Olympic Committee holds the All-Russian Olympic Day, which is dedicated to the main state or sporting events of the year.
In order to popularize the ideas of Olympism among the younger generation and involve children and young people in systematic physical education and sports, the Russian Olympic Committee, after the Olympic Games in Sochi, launched a new sports and educational project Olympic Patrol, which is part of the Olympic Country program.