SERGEY BUBKA PAYED TRIBUTE TO VALERY LOBANOVSKY 12 years passed since outstanding Ukrainian football manager Valery Lobanovsky passed away. Lobanovsky’s family members as well as number of his friends, colleagues, young and former players and fans gathered on Tuesday, May 13, at the Baykove cemetery in Kyiv and near the monument at the Dynamo stadium in Kyiv to pay the tribute to the most successful Ukrainian football manager ever.
The names of the Ukrainian «Heroes of Sports Year» are known The Ukrainian sports family gathered in the «Olympic courtyard» of NSC «Olimpiyskiy» on the occasion of the VIII Ukrainian ceremony «The Heroes of Sports Year» to honor the outstanding achievements of Ukrainian athletes. The performance, organized by the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine and the Ministry of Youth and Sports, brought together prominent Olympians from different generations, each of whom has made the unvalued contribution to the development of the Olympic Movement in Ukraine.
Sergey Bubka is appointed as a chairman of the IOC Entourage Commission The President of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine, the member of the Executive Committee of the International Olympic Committee Sergey Bubka will head the IOC Entourage Commission. This appointment was confirmed by the official letter of the IOC President Thomas Bach.
BUBKA, BERGQVIST AND THORKILDSEN LEAD IAAF AMBASSADOR KIDS’ CLINIC IN COPENHAGEN IAAF Ambassadors Sergey Bubka, Kajsa Bergqvist and Andreas Thorkildsen visited the Hvidovre Stadion in the Copenhagen suburbs to run a Kids’ Clinic for 24 teenage athletes from around the Danish capital.