ROC Q&A on topical issues on the Olympic Agenda

15 April

This material contains answers to the most important questions regarding the activities of the ROC in the context of the global crisis caused by COVID-19 pandemic. In particular, topics such as the postponement of the 2020 Games and related problems, as well as preparations for the proceedings by the CAS between WADA and RUSADA, were touched upon.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “We are all tested for strength, endurance and responsibility”

6 April

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.

The ROC Official Statement

23 March

In the light of the current discussion in the global sports community regarding the organisation of and the participation in the Games of the ХХХII Olympiad in Tokyo, the Russian Olympic Committee states the following.

Thomas Bach held a video conference with the Heads of the European NOCs

19 March

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.

IOC discussed the upcoming Tokyo Olympics with international federations

17 March

Today the International Olympic Committee (IOC) held a conference call with the leaders of the summer sports federations on the spread of coronavirus and the forced cancellation of qualifiers for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Official statement of the Russian Olympic Committee

22 February

The Russian Olympic Committee is extremely concerned about the events that took place today at the hotel rooms of the Russian biathlon team in Italy’s Rasen-Antholz where the Biathlon World Championship is taking place.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov discussed the development of handball with Michael Wiederer

20 February

Today, 20 February, the President of the ROC held a working meeting with the head of the European Handball Federation (EHF) Michael Wiederer and the Director General of the Russian Handball Federation Lev Voronin. The parties discussed prospects for cooperation, as well as implementing joint projects in Russia.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov discussed the development of curling with Kate Caithness

18 February

Today, 18 February, the President of the ROC held a working meeting with the head of the World Curling Federation (WCF) Kate Caithness and the President of the Russian Curling Federation (RCF) Dmitry Svishchev.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov: “Stringent criteria established for admitting candidates for leadership positions in RusAF”

14 February

Today, the Russian Olympic Committee held a meeting of the Athletics Working Group. Following the results of the meeting, the President of the ROC Stanislav Pozdnyakov and three-time World Champion in high jump, member of RusAF Athletes’ Commission Maria Lasitskene readily answered the questions of journalists.

Stanislav Pozdnyakov met with Ugur Erdener

13 February

Today, following the results of the meeting of the ROC Executive Board, the President of the Russian Olympic Committee Stanislav Pozdnyakov held a working meeting with IOC Vice President, Head of the World Archery Federation and President of the Turkish Olympic Committee Ugur Erdener.