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Mr Vladimir CERNUSAK

Mr Vladimir CERNUSAK

Vladimir CERNUSAK
Entry in the IOC 1981
Country SVK (Slovakia)
Born 25 November 1921, NOVE MESTO N.V.
Education
Natural Science Faculty, Comenius University, Bratislava

Career
University instructor in education (1948-1968); professor in the Physical Education and Sport Faculty of Comenius University (1968-1990); Director of the research institute of the Comenius University Physical Education and Sport Faculty (1966-1970)

Sports practised
Swimming, skiing, touring, gymnastics, canoeing

Sports administration
Senior official in the Czechoslovakian Physical Education Association (1946-1992); President of the Slovak Central Committee of the Czechoslovakian Physical Education Association (1969-1983); Vice-President of the Czechoslovakian Olympic Committee (1969-1992); President of the Slovak Olympic Committee (1992-1999) then Honour President (1999-)

Publications
Various contributions in the fields of swimming, touring and sports training

IOC History
Member of the IOC from 1981 to 2001; Honorary Member since 2002; member of the following Commissions: Olympic Programme (winter) (1983-1994), Press (1996-2001)