Sergey Bubka joined celebration of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace Sergey Bubka, Ukraine NOC President, Olympic Champion and UNESCO Champion for sport, took part in the celebration of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace at the secondary school №87 in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Nominees for 2015 ‘Sport Hero of the Year’ Are Announced The nominees for 2015 ‘Sport Hero of the Year’ were unveiled on Tuesday, March 22, at Ukraine’s NOC headquarters. Sergey Bubka, NOC President and IOC Executive Board member, as well as Nina Umanets, Ukraine’s Sport Academy President, and Ihor Zhdanov, Minister of Youth and Sports, took part at the Academy meeting where secret ballot was held.
Freestyle Skier Oleksandr Abramenko – Ukraine’s Athlete of the Month In February Ukraine’s National Olympic Committee claimed freestyle skier Oleksandr Abramenko as country’s Athlete of the Month in February 2016. Athlete’s coach Yuri Kobelnyk will receive ‘Coach of the Month’ Award.