SERGEY BUBKA COGRATULATES ON THE OLYMPIC DAY AND MARKS 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS NOC PRESIDENCY Sergey Bubka, Olympic champion and the President of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine, congratulates the worlds’ Olympic family and sport fans on the Olympic Day. Bubka says: ‘The first International Olympic Committee founded on June 23rd, 1894, in Paris, launched the most powerful global movement which goes now far beyond sport. I am proud that I have a chance to be a part of the Olympic movement dedicating my life to what I believe can and will bring peace and harmony to the people of our planet’.
Sergey Bubka will be responsible to the IOC athletes’ entourage President of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine, International Olympic Committee Executive Board Member, International Association of Athletics Federations Vice-President and famous athlete Sergey Bubka will head the IOC Athletes' Entourage Commission.
EOC GENERAL ASSEMBLY APPROVES NETHERLANDS AS HOSTS OF 2019 EUROPEAN GAMES The 50 member NOCs comprising the European Olympic Committees (EOC) as well as Ukrainian NOC delegation Bubka have unanimously approved in principle the Netherlands as hosts of the second edition of the European Games in 2019 at an Extraordinary General Assembly in Belek, Turkey, giving the EOC Executive Committee the mandate to finalise negotiations with the Netherlands Olympic Committee.
Ukraine President met Thomas Bach in Lausanne The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met Thomas Bach, the IOC President, at the Committee’s HQ in Lausanne, Switzerland. Sergey Bubka, IOC EB member and Ukraine NOC President, and Valery Borzov, IOC member and NOC Vice President, attended the meeting.
Sergey Bubka Joined the Celebration of 95th Poland NOC’s Anniversary Sergey Bubka, Ukraine NOC President, attended the celebration of 95th anniversary of Polski Komitet Olimpijski (Polish NOC). The celebration took place in the Grand Theatre in country’s capital of Warsaw.