Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “The Olympic principle of Pierre de Coubertin perfectly reflects the concept of All-Russian Walking Day”3 October 2019
The President of the ROC sent a congratulatory message to all sports and healthy lifestyle enthusiasts on the occasion of the upcoming huge sports festival – All-Russian Walking Day!
The visit of the TAFISA delegation led by the President of the organization Ju-Ho Chang and the Secretary General Wolfgang Baumann to Russia turned out to be quite eventful. First, the guests visited Nizhny Novgorod, which is bidding to host the 8th TAFISA World Sport for All Games in 2024. If Nizhny Novgorod is chosen to host the Games, the ROC may become the first ever National Olympic Committee to organize these competitions at the amateur level.
On September 13, a delegation of the Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee visited the Russian Olympic Committee. During the meeting, both sides discussed preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympics and cooperation in various areas.
The Roscongress Foundation and the Russian Olympic Committee agree upon supporting the Olympic movement5 September 2019
The Roscongress Foundation and the ROC have signed a Cooperation Agreement at the 5th Eastern Economic Forum. Both parties have agreed to assist each other in fulfilling statutory tasks, including cooperation in preparing for the Eastern Economic Forum, the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the Russian Investment Forum and other congress events organized by the Roscongress Foundation.
As part of the 5th Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, the Russian Olympic Committee, together with the Roscongress Foundation, organized a session on the sports topic “Olympism and the Asia-Pacific: Mutual Influence”.
Vladimir Sengleev: “The main purpose of the Olympic movement is in the unity of professionals and amateurs”10 July 2019
The Director General of the Russian Olympic Committee explained why the TAFISA World Games should be held in Russia.
Today, the ceremony of signing a contract and an application for the 8th TAFISA World Games between the Russian Olympic Committee and The Association For International Sport for All organisation (TAFISA) was held in Nizhny Novgorod.
The 2nd European games are entering their last stage. The final day of the main sporting event of Europe was preceded by an extensive cultural program organised by the Russian Olympic Committee and the Russian Embassy in the Republic of Belarus.
On June 21, the House of Fans of Team Russia opened its doors in the centre of Minsk.
Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “We will continue to tell the world about the history of the Olympic movement”21 June 2019
On June 21, the official opening ceremony of Vladimir Potanin’s Olympic Collection took place in Minsk City Hall. It contains unique items from all the modern Olympic Games, starting from the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens up to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.