The names of sports heroes 2010 have been announced On March, 31th Kyiv National Academic Operetta Theatre warmly welcomed the participants and guests of the red carpet ceremony "Heroes of Sports Year", which was held for the fifth time on the initiative of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine. Those who in 2010 conquered the most prestigious sport heights, and those who remained behind the scenes of great victories, day by day developing the national sport and promoting healthy life style, gathered together to learn whose achievements were acknowledged the most significant by the Ukrainian Academy of Sport.
IOC President Jacques Rogge awarded the 1st Degree Order of Merit On Friday the President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych received the International Olympic delegation headed by International Olympic Committee’s President Jacques Rogge and European Olympic Committees' President Patrick Hickey who arrived in Kyiv at the invitation of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine to celebrate its 20th Anniversary. Leaders of the world Sports and Olympic Movement – IOC members, Presidents of National Olympic Committees, Presidents of International Sports Federations from over 20 countries discussed the perspectives of Sport and Olympism in Ukraine with the President of Ukraine.
The NOC of Ukraine celebrates its 20th anniversary! On Friday, December 17th, the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine celebrated its 20th anniversary. Key figures of international sport and Olympism from over 20 countries arrived in the capital of Ukraine to participate in the festivities on this occasion.
GREETINGS FROM THE PRESIDENT OF UKRAINE VIKTOR YANUKOVYCH ON THE OCCASION OF 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NOC OF UKRAINE Dear friends! Accept my hearty congratulations on the 20th anniversary of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine. You are on an engaging and responsible mission carried in the period of state formation – to unite the avantgarde of national sports under the five-ring sign and reinforce the Olympic glory of our country.
GREETINGS FROM THE PRIME MINISTER OF UKRAINE MYKOLA AZAROV ON THE OCCASION OF 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NOC OF UKRAINE Dear friends! On behalf of the government of Ukraine, please, accept my cordial greetings on the 20th anniversary of the National Olympic Committee. Today's holiday is highlighted by significant victories of Ukrainian athletes at the Olympic Games, World and European Championships.
GREETINGS FROM THE CHAIRMAN OF THE VERKHOVNA RADA VOLODYMYR LYTVYN ON THE OCCASION OF 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NOC OF UKRAINE Dear friends! I would like to extend my sincerest salutations on the eminent occasion of the 20th anniversary since the National Olympic Committee foundation! The sport of great achievements which finds its most powerful and bright implementation in the Olympic Games is an unprecedented movement of unification, consolidation and encouragement. Bearing a unique global impact, the Olympic movement teams up people of the entire planet independently of age, sex, political and religious beliefs, encouraging millions to active self-improvement and practical implementation of its motto: “Faster, higher, stronger!”.
IOC Executive Director for the Olympic Games Concluded His Visit to Western Ukraine Gilbert Felli, IOC Executive Director for the Olympic Games arrived in Ukraine last weekend. The visit of the IOC representative took place within the framework of preparation of the Ukrainian bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
Sergey Bubka was reelected the President of the Ukrainian NOC On Thursday, 7th of October, the XXIV General Assembly of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine elected the Governing Body of the NOC for the period of 2011-2014. A famous Ukrainian athlete, Olympic Champion, IOC Member and Hero of Ukraine Sergey Bubka was reelected the President of the NOC.
All-Ukrainian Olympic Lesson Started in the Main Square of the Country All-Ukrainian Olympic Lesson, a nationwide traditional campaign of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine, Ministry for Family, Youth and Sport and Ministry of Education and Science, started on September 11, on the Day of Physical Culture and Sport in the Independence Square of Kyiv. On the occasion of the great sports festival, which this year was also dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the NOC of Ukraine, the city center turned into a big sports ground where 37 of Olympic and non-Olympic sports (which is the greatest number for all years of the event staging) were presented.