Officials
Mr. Sergey Bubka
Mr. Sergey Bubka
President
Birth day:
04 December 1963
Birth place:
Lugansk, Ukraine

 

 

BORN:

 

December 4, 1963 in Lugansk, Ukraine

OCCUPATION:

PROFESSION:     

IAAF Vice-President,  IOC EB Member,  NOC of Ukraine President 

physical training and sport education

LANGUAGES:

Ukrainian, Russian, English, French 

FAMILY:

wife: Lilya Bubka

sons: Vitaly Bubka (1985), Sergey Bubka (1987)

 









 

EDUCATION, ACADEMIC DEGREES 

 

2014 

D.Sc. (Olympic and Professional Sports), National University of Ukraine on Physical Education and Sport

 

2001 

Ph.D. (Pedagogy), Institute on Problems in Education, Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine

 

1987 

Graduate: National University of Ukraine on Physical Education and Sport

 

 

SPORTS PRACTISED:  athletics (pole vault)

 

SPORT  ACHIEVEMENTS

 

 

2000

XXVII Olympiad, Sydney

1997

World Champion, Athens

1996

XXVI Olympiad, Atlanta

1995

World Champion, Goteborg

1995

indoor World Champion, Barcelona

1993

World Champion, Stuttgart

1992

XXV Olympiad in Barcelona

1991

World Champion, Tokyo

1991

indoor World Champion, Seville

1988

Olympic Champion of XXIV Olympiad, Seoul

1987

World Champion, Roma

1987

indoor World Champion, Indianapolis

1986

European Champion, Stuttgart

1985

World Cup and Europe Cup Winner

1985

indoor World Champion, Athens/Piraeus

1983

World Champion, Helsinki

 

35 World Records

 

first pole vaulter ever to clear 6.00 metres and 20 feet (6.10 metres)

 

 

 

SPORT ADMINISTRATION

 

INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC):

 

2012- present

Executive Board Member, IOC

2010- present

Entourage Commission Chairman, IOC

2008

Member of  IOC Disciplinary Commission for Beijing

2006

Member of  IOC Disciplinary Commission for Torino

2004

Member of  IOC Disciplinary Commission for Athens

2002

2000 Reform Follow-up Commission Member, IOC

2002- 2008

Athletes’ Commission Chairman, IOC

2000- 2008

Executive Board Member, IOC

1999- present

IOC Member

1999

IOC 2000 Commission Member

1998

Eligibility Commission Member, IOC

1996- present

Athletes’ Commission Member, IOC

 

Organizing Committees:

 

2010 

Chairman of the Evaluation Commission of IAAF World Championships in 2015 

2010- 2013 

Chairman of the Coordination Commission of IAAF World Championships, Moscow 2013  

2010- present 

Member of the Coordination Commission for the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, Rio de Janeiro 2016 

2008- 2011 

Chairman of the Coordination Commission of IAAF World Championships, Daegu 2011 

2007- 2011 

Chairman of the Coordination Commission for the 1st Youth Olympic Games, Singapour 2010  

2007 

Chairman of the Evaluation Commission for  the 1st Youth Olympic Games - 2010  

2005- 2008 

Member of the Coordination Commission for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad, Beijing 2008 

2001 

Member of the Evaluation Commission for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad - 2008 

 

IF, Continental and Regional Organizations:

 

2013- present

Baku 2015 Coordination Commission Member, EOC

2011- present 

Vice-President, IAAF 

2011- present 

Development Commission Chairman, IAAF 

2009- present

Council Member, ASOIF

2007- 2011 

Senior Vice-President, IAAF 

2007- 2011 

Development Commission Deputy Chairman, IAAF 

2003- present 

Competition Commission Member, IAAF 

2001- 2002 

Athletes Commission Chairman, EOC 

2001- 2011

Athletes’ Commission Member, IAAF

2001- present

Council Member of the International Association of Athletics Federations  (IAAF)

 

National Representative Bodies:

 

2009-2012 

Member of the EURO 2012 UKR/POL Organizing Committee 

2005- present 

President, NOC of Ukraine 

2003- present 

Member of the Organizing Committee on preparation and participation of the Ukrainian athletes in the Olympics and Youth Olympics, Paralympics and Deaflympics, World Universiades, world and European Championships 

1994- present 

Executive Board Member, NOC of Ukraine 

1992- present 

Member of the Executive Committee, Ukrainian Athletics Federation (UAF) 

1990- present 

Member of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Ukraine 

 

 

 

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

 

2002- 2006 

Member of  the Verkhovna Rada, Ukrainian Parliament

and its Committee for Youth, Culture and Sport and Tourism 

 

PUBLIC SERVICE & NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS

2012- present 

Board of Trustees Member, Russian International Olympic University

2010- 2013 

Advisor to President of  Ukraine on Physical Culture and Sport

2008- present 

Member of the National Supervising Council, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

2006- 2010 

Deputy Head of the National Council for Physical Culture and Sports under the President of Ukraine

2003- present 

UNESCO Ambassador and Champion for Sport

2002- present 

Member of the Supervising Council, Donetsk National University

2002- present 

Honorary President, ‘Sergey Bubka Sport Club’

1990- 2002 

Founder and President, ‘Sergey Bubka Sport Club’

1990- present 

Founder and Organizer of Donetsk International Tournament “Pole Vault Stars”

 

Member of the Regional and Public Co-ordination Board for the Social Protection of Handicapped and Orphaned Children

 

Laureus World Sports Academy Member  

 

‘Champions for Peace’ Club Member

 

World Health Organization Ambassador in Ukraine: Fight against Tuberculosis   

 

Programme for Chernobyl Child Victims

UN Development Programme (UNDP)

 

 

 

HONOURS AND TITLES, AWARDS 

 

Full Member for The Ukrainian Academy of  Sciences;

Doctor Honorius Causa, Donetsk National University;

Doctor Honorius Causa, University of Sport Education, Sofia, Bulgaria;

Doctor Honorius Causa, National University of Ukraine on Physical Education and Sport, Kiev;

International Sports Event Management (ISEM) Award, London;                                           

IAAF Hall of  Fame Member;                                                                                                      

LifeTime Achievement Award;                                                                                                    

Order of Yaroslav the Wise, V, IV, III grade, Ukraine;                                                               

Laureus LifeTime Achievement Award;                                                                                       

Belarus Olympic Committee Order;                                                                                                 

Marca Leyenda Award;                                                                                                      

The Panathlon International Flambeau d'Or for promotion of sports;

UNESCO Champion for Sport;                                                                                                     

Order of the State;                                                                                                                         

Hero of Ukraine;                                                                                                                            

Order of Merit, II grade, I grade, Ukraine;                                                                                    

L’Equipe Champion des Champions;                                                                               

Honorary Decoration of the President of Ukraine;                                                                           

Prince of Asturias Award in Sports, Spain;                                                                                   

Listed in the Guinness Book of Records for the largest number of world achievements in athletics;                                                                                                                                   

Repeatedly voted the world's best athlete;                                                                                       

One of the best world athletes of the 20th century;                                                                    

The Best pole vaulter of the last half century by Track & Field News;                                               

USSR Year’s Best Athlete;                                                                                                             

Order of  Lenin, USSR;                                                                                                                

Order of  the Red Banner of  Labor, USSR;     
Honored Master of Sports of the USSR and Ukraine;                                                                 

Honorary Citizen of Bratislava, Padova, Donetsk,  Lugansk , Abano Terme, Rio de Janeiro;                              

 

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Various publications and editions on physical training and sports, history of the Olympic Games, including:

"Olympic sport" in 2 volumes (2010);

"The Olympic constellation of Ukraine. Athletes " (2010);

"The Olympic constellation of Ukraine. Coaches" (2011);

"The cultural heritage of ancient Greece and the Olympic Games" (2011, 2013); "The Olympic Games. 1896 - 2012" (2012-2013);

"Olympic sport in society: the development history and current status" (2012); "Kyiv – 1913. The First Russian Olympiad"(2013)