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Mr Frank FREDERICKS

Mr Frank FREDERICKS

Frank FREDERICKS
Entry in the IOC 2012
Country NAM (Namibia)
Born 02 October 1967
Education
Bachelor of Science (BSC) and Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Sports practised
Athletics – 100 m/200 m

Sports career
Four silver medals (100 m & 200 m) at the Games of the XXV Olympiad in 1992 in Barcelona and at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad in 1996 in Atlanta; Finalist in the 200m in Athens in 2004; World Champion in 200 m in 1993 and runner-up in 1991, 1995 and 1997; World Champion in 200 m indoor in 1999; gold medallist at the World cup (1998) in the 200 m, gold medallist at the African Championships (1998) in 200 m, African Games (1991) in 100 m and 200 m and Commonwealth Games (1994 and 2002 in 200 m); world record holder 100 m and 200 m indoors, African record holder in the 200 m

Sports administration
Member of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Athletes’ Commission; African Athletics Confederation (AAC) Athletes’ Commission Chairman; Member of the NOC Executive Committee; Member of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Athlete Commission; President of Athletics Namibia

IOC History
Member of the Executive board (2008-2012); Member of the following Commissions: Evaluation for the Games of the XXX Olympiad in 2012 (2004-2005), Olympic Programme (2005-), Member (2004-2008) then Chairman (2008-2012) of the Athletes' commission, Coordination for the Games of the XXX Olympiad in London in 2012 (2005-), Coordination for the 1st Youth Olympic Summer Games in Singapore in 2010 (2008-2011)