Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “The upcoming Olympic Games will become a symbol of victory over the pandemic”4 June
Exactly two years ago, Stanislav Pozdnyakov was elected as President of the ROC. The four-time Olympic champion in fencing has taken over the management of the organization, which is fighting for clean sports and defending its honesty. Who could have known that within two years the whole world, and the sports world in particular, would have to endure an unprecedented challenge due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The President of the Russian Olympic Committee sent a congratulatory message to all veterans of the Great Patriotic War and all Russians on the 75th anniversary of victory over fascism!
The President of the Russian Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov congratulated all lovers of sports and a healthy lifestyle on International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, traditionally celebrated on April 6.
Stanislav Pozdniakov: «The Tokyo Olympics have been rescheduled and this will allow us to adjust the training plans for athletes-candidates to the Russian Olympic team»30 March
The President of the Russian Olympic Committee shared his thoughts on the rescheduling of the Tokyo Olympics announced by the International Olympic Committee today, emphasizing that these changes were necessary, first and foremost, to ensure the health and safety of athletes, as well as not to disrupt the international sports schedule which is undergoing fundamental changes.
The ROC President Stanislav Pozdnyakov in an open letter to the head of the IOC Thomas Bach expressed full support of the decision taken yesterday to postpone the summer Olympic games in Tokyo and once again stressed that it was dictated by concern about the health and safety of participants and guests of the Games, as well as the interests of the international sports movement.
Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “The ROC will continue preparing for the Tokyo Olympic Games full steam and considering the dates change”24 March
The ROC President commented on the IOC and Tokyo 2020’s decision to reschedule the Olympic Games to the next year.
On March 18, the IOC President Thomas Bach held a video conference with the Heads of the European NOCs on the upcoming XXXII Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “Renewing the procedure for admitting clean athletes to participate in international tournaments is a good sign”12 March
The President of the ROC commented on the decisions of the World Athletics Council regarding the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF).
The President of the Russian Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov commented on the results of the Extraordinary Conference of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF).
Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “It is important for us to participate in forming the international sports agenda”13 February
The President of the Russian Olympic Committee, in his interview to reporters, spoke about the main results of the meeting of the ROC Executive Board.