The Administration of the Omsk Lyceum No.143 thanked the ROC for assistance on the Olympic Country program

29 September 2017

The administration and teaching staff of the Omsk budgetary education institution Lyceum No. 143 expresses sincere appreciation and gratitude for the assistance in the development of mass sports in the Lyceum, providing opportunities for the involvement of younger generation in sports.

Valery Kuvaev was awarded the Medal of the Order “For Merit to the Fatherland” II class!

27 September 2017

By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation ‘Valery Kuvaev, Head of the ROC Administrative department, was awarded the Medal of the Order “For Merit to the Fatherland” II class for his services in the development of physical culture and sports and many years of diligent work!

Alexander Karelin turned 50!

19 September 2017

Today, three-time Olympic champion in the Greco-Roman wrestling, Hero of the Russian Federation Alexander Karelin celebrates his half-century anniversary.

Mayor of Novoshakhtinsk thanked the ROC for helping the city’s schools in the framework of the Olympic Country program

20 June 2017

The ROC received a letter from Novoshakhtinsk, signed by the city mayor Igor Sorokin, in which he   expressed gratitude to the leaders of the ROC for assistance in equipping local school sports clubs in the framework program of assistance to   mass sports development Olympic Country.

Happy Birthday!

3 June 2017

June 3 is the birthday of Elena Isinbayeva, two-time Olympic champion in Pole Vaulting,  member of the IOC Athletes’ Commission,  representative of the Russian Olympic Committee to the RUSADA Supervisory Board.

Alexander Zhukov turned 61!

1 June 2017

Today is the birthday of the President of the Russian Olympic Committee, IOC member Alexander Zhukov. The ROC team heartily congratulates Alexander on his 61st anniversary. We wish You strong health, family happiness and prosperity, success, new achievements and, of course, bright sports victories! 

Valery Sysoev, Recipient of the IOC Olympic Order turned 75!

1 June 2017

June 1, 2017 marks the 75th birthday of Valery Sysoev, Honorary President of the International Cycling Federation (ICU), the Recipient of the IOC Olympic Order . Today, the President of the ROC, IOC member Alexander Zhukov congratulated the jubilee.

Awards have found their heroes

23 May 2017

On May 22, 2017 a number of managers and employees of the Russian Olympic Committee were awarded state awards for the successful training of athletes who achieved high sports results   at the XXXI Olympic Games held in 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Victor Ponedelnik turns 80!

22 May 2017

On May 22, 2017, legendary Soviet football player, who scored the match-winning goal against Yugoslavia team in the final match of the European Championship 1960, Honored Master of Sports, famous sports journalist and writer Victor Ponedelnik turned 80. President of the Russian Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov congratulated the anniversary celebrant.

The champion of Glebuchev Ravine turned 80!

15 May 2017

On May 15, 2017,   an outstanding Soviet fencer on rapiers,   two-time Olympic champion, five-time world champion, multiple holder of the European Cups  Yuri   Sisikin celebrated his 80th birthday. The Russian Olympic Committee congratulates him on the festive date and wishes him good health, good mood, happiness and family well-being.