Bubka re-elected as President of Ukraine National Olympic Committee 7 October 2014, KYIV, Ukraine - Sergey Bubka was re-elected today as the President of Ukraine NOC for the third consecutive four-year term. As a sole candidate for the position, Bubka received 108 votes in favor with 1 against at the 29th General Assembly of the National Olympic Committee in Kyiv.
Sergey Bubka took part in setting 40 recommendations for the future of the Olympic movement Sergey Bubka, Ukraine NOC President and IOC Executive Board Member, took part at two-days EB meeting in Montreux, Switzerland, where 40 recommendations were set to shape the future of the global Olympic movement. The recommendations will be presented at the 127th IOC Session in Monaco on December 8 and 9.
Stars of September Were Commemorated At the NOC Headquarters Female wrestler Yulia Tkach and her coach Andriy Pistun have got their awards as Ukraine’s best Olympic athlete and coach at the NOC Headquarters in Kyiv. Sergey Bubka, Ukraine NOC President presented the awards as well as diploma and cash bonuses to both athlete and her coach.
Ukraine’s athletes won two medals at the 2014 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships The last competition day of the 2014 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Nanning, China, brought two medals for Ukraine’s team. Oleh Verniaev repeated his success from 2014 European Championship winning gold medal at the parallel bars, while 2012 Olympic bronze medalist in vault Ihor Radivilov took advantage of his signature apparatus winning silver medal.
Delegation of Ukraine’s NOC made a visit to Georgia The mission of Ukraine’s National Olympic Committee attended Regional Forum of the NOC’s of CIS and Baltic countries in Tbilisi, as well as Georgian NOC 25th anniversary celebration. Ukraine’s NOC President Sergey Bubka, Vice President Ravil Safiullin, NOC Executive Board members Maria Bulatova, Ukraine’s Olympic Academy President, and Volodymyr Platonov, Honorable President of the National Sport University, were part of the mission.
«Olympic Bench» Emerged In Kyiv Unique ‘Olympic Bench’ emerged in Kyiv, Ukraine, on Tuesday, September 30th, initiated by National Olympic Committee and the Athletes’ Commission. The Bench was constructed and unveiled today at the Obolon quay in Kyiv. The newly elected members of the NOC Athletes’ Commission left their painted palm prints on the Bench alongside the plaque informing where the ‘paintings’ have come from.