Alexander Zhukov: ‘ The IOC Executive Committee made extremely important decisions’

17 March 2017

President of the ROC commented on the reformation of the international anti-doping system.

Alexander Zhukov: Under the leadership of Elena Isinbayeva RUSADA will wage a head-on struggle against doping in Russia

9 March 2017

President of the ROC commented on  Elena Isinbayeva’s election as the Head of the  the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) Supervisory Board.

ROC president addressed IOC colleagues in Lausanne on topical issues of fight against doping and reforms of anti-doping system

7 November 2016

Alexander Zhukov’s speech at meeting with International Olympic Committee (IOC) representatives in Lausanne.

Alexander Zhukov: “Future lies with mobile diagnostic laboratories”

27 April 2016

The First International Forum Big Science for Big Sport will be held on April 27-28, 2016 at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA). The Forum will be dedicated to relevant aspects of implementation of the Strategy for the Development of Physical Culture and Sports in the Russian Federation until 2020.

Alexander Zhukov: “I hope that our positive experience in organizing the Sochi Games will be in demand when preparing for the Games in Beijing”

25 February 2016

Alexander Zhukov, President of the Russian Olympic Committee, IOC member commented on his appointment as Chairman of the Coordination Commission for the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022.

Alexander Zhukov: “Sport is aimed at contributing to a peaceful, creative processes”

26 November 2015

Alexander Zhukov, President of the Russian Olympic Committee, made a speech at the annual Peace and Sport International Forum, held in Monaco under the patronage of Prince Albert II. Joël Bouzou, Olympic medalist and Modern Pentathlon World Champion, is the Founder of Peace and Sport. The ROC Information Service presxents the full text of Alexander Zhukov’s statement.

Alexander Zhukov: ‘We are ready to support initiatives emanating from the regions and the sports federations’

25 November 2015

At the end of the extended meeting of the ROC Sport for All Commission, held in Vladimir, Alexander Zhukov, President of the Russian Olympic Committee,  told about the importance of the held event and answered reporters’ questions.

Alexander Zhukov: “In anticipation of the Rio de Janeiro Games I am worried about the situation in team sports”

8 October 2015

After the ROC Executive Committee meeting Alexander Zhukov gave a press point, in which ROC President answered questions from journalists. The ROC Information Service quotes Alexander Zhukov President’s key statements.


10 March 2015

А great tragedy for the entire sports world took place yesterday in Argentina. Olympic swimming champion Camille Muffat, boxer Alexis Vastine and sailor Florence Arthaud, were killed in a plane crash. On behalf of the Russian Olympic Committee and myself, I express my deepest condolences to the families of the French athletes and to the French National Olympic Committee. It’s sad when talented athletes, supported by fans from different corners of the globe pass away in the prime of life. The Olympic Movement has suffered a great loss.

Alexander Zhukov: “I hope that competitions on the Winter Sports Day will unite tens of millions of people”

23 January 2015

President of the Russian Olympic Committee took part in the solemn send-off ceremony for the Russian Youth Olympic team competing in the XII European Youth Olympic Festival to be held in Austria and Liechtenstein. After the official part of the event he responded to questions from the media.