• Search
  • Листай влево

    127 years ago, on June 23, 1894, the International Olympic Committee was established in Paris and the Olympic movement was revived in its present form. Now this day is celebrated all over the world as International Olympic Day.

    By the festive date, the Russian Olympic Committee and the Russian International Olympic University (RIOU) will have completed the educational project under the Master of Sport Administration (MSA) and Master of Sport Management programs.

    Within the past five years, 5,898 people have been trained at RIOU — employees, coaches and specialists of 50 All-Russian Sports Federations, representatives of 78 regional Olympic councils and 34 National Olympic Committees. The project was fully funded by the Russian Olympic Committee at the expense of the ROC’s partner — mining and metallurgical company Nornickel.

    It is symbolic that the final lecture given to the audience by the head of the department for Olympic educational programs of the ROC Vitaly Cherkashin was dedicated to the role of the Russian Olympic Committee in the international Olympic movement.

    Students learned in detail about the history and structure of the International Olympic Committee, the principles of IOC’s interaction with international and national sports federations, NOCs and other government agencies, as well as the activities of the ROC on the international arena.

    In addition, the Russian Olympic Committee, on its social media platforms, hosted an online campaign with the hashtags: #Staystrong, #Stayhealthy. Five-time Olympic champion in synchronized swimming Svetlana Romashina and two-time Olympic silver medalist Yekaterina Gamova, along with members of the ROC Athletes’ Commission, urged followers to go in for sport and lead a healthy lifestyle.

    Timeline

    IN SECTION
    ROC President statements 31 December 2021
    New Year greetings from ROC President

    The President of the Russian Olympic Committee extended New Year greetings to athletes, coaches, specialists, sports leaders, fans, and all representatives of the large Olympic family!

    Russian Olympic movement news 20 December 2021
    Sofya Velikaya re-elected as Chair of the ROC Athletes’ Commission

    On December 20, the first meeting of the ROC Athletes’ Commission in the renewed composition took place. During the meeting, the Chair of the Commission and Deputies were elected and the work plan for 2022 was approved.

    Russian Olympic movement news 15 December 2021
    Stanislav Pozdnyakov met with the delegation of NOC Senegal

    On December 15, a working meeting between the President of the Russian Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov and a delegation of the National Olympic Committee of Senegal took place. The delegation was headed by the President of NOC Senegal, Member of the IOC Mamadou Diagna Ndiaye. The President of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) Vasily Shestakov also took part in the meeting.