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Mr Valeriy BORZOV

Mr Valeriy BORZOV

Valeriy BORZOV
Entry in the IOC 1994
Country UKR (Ukraine)
Born 20 October 1949, LVIV
Graduate of the Kiev (Ukraine) State Institute of Physical Culture, qualified top-category trainer-teacher (1971); Pedagogy degree (1977)

Chairman of the Committee for Youth, Sports Affairs and Tourism of the Ukrainian Parliament (2000-2002); Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine (1990-1997); elected member of the Ukrainian Parliament (1998-2006)

Sports career
Participated in two Olympic Games; double gold medallist (100 m and 200 m) and silver medallist (4 x 100 m relay) at the Games of the XX Olympiad in 1972 in Munich; double bronze medallist (100 m and 4 x 100 m relay) at the Games of the XXI Olympiad in 1976 in Montreal

Sports administration
President of the Comité National Olympique d'Ukraine (1991-1998); member of the Council of the European Athletics Association (EAA) (1991-1999); President of the Ukrainian Athletic Federation

IOC History
Member of the following Commissions: Eligibility (1995-1998), Culture and Olympic Education (1999-)