The 10th edition of the World Conference on Sport and the Environment opened in Sochi

30 October 2013

The Conference will last until November 1. Thomas Bach, the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Aleksandr Zhukov, the President of the Russian Olympic Committee, Dmitrii Kozak, Deputy Chairperson of the Government of the Russian Federation and Sergei Donskoi, Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology, will take part in the Conference.

Regional Forum of NOCs of CIS Countries, Georgia and the Baltic States finished its work in Almaty

10 October 2013

A Regional Forum of the National Olympic Committees of the CIS Countries, Georgia and the Baltic States was finished on Thursday, October 10, in Almaty (Kazakhstan). During two days the leaders of the National Olympic Committees of the former Soviet Republics exchanged their work experiences in the sphere of the Olympic movement development.

Vasiliy Shestakov was re-elected President of the International Sambo Federation

7 October 2013

The Congress of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) took place in St. Petersburg on October 5.  A record number of countries took part. Two hundred and seven delegates from ninety National Sambo Federations, representing five continents were present.

Tatyana Lebedeva joins the European Olympic Committees Athletes’ Commission

7 October 2013

The election of the Athletes’ Commission was the centerpiece of the IV Athletes’ Assembly of the Association of European Olympic Committees (EOC), that was held October 4-5 in Porec (Croatia). The Russian Olympic Committee was represented by Olga Brusnikina, the Chairman of the ROC Athletes’ Commission.