Ukraine NOC HQ Hosted Antidoping Seminar Ahead of Rio 2016
16 June 2016 Share
Ukraine NOC HQ Hosted Antidoping Seminar Ahead of Rio 2016

Ukraine's National Olympic Committee and National Antidoping Center initiated seminar for national sports federations’ presidents and staff at NOC Headquarters in Kyiv, urging tightening antidoping rules ahead of Games of XXXI Olympiad in Rio in August 2016.

NOC Vice President, Ihor Hotsul, who is also Senoir Deputy Minister of Sport and Youth, chaired the meeting, joined by NOC Executive Director Natalya Kovalenko and National Antidoping Center director Ivan Kurlishchuk.

Mr Hotsul addressed the attendees saying that every member of Olympic movement is to contribute strongly to fight against doping in his sport and generally within Ukraine's sport community.

National federation presidents and representatives were informed about the procedures of doping control and health service ahead of and during Rio 2016 Games, as well as about Olympic movement medical code.

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