Welcome to the IOC Athletes’ Commission

The IOC Athletes’ Commission

Reflecting the Olympic Agenda 2020 goal of placing the athletes at the heart of the Olympic Movement and strengthening the support to athletes, we serve as a link between athletes and the IOC. We advise the IOC Session, the IOC Executive Board (EB) and the IOC President on matters concerning athletes.

Mission

To ensure that the athletes’ viewpoint remains at the heart of the Olympic Movement decisions. To find out more about the Athletes’ Commission visit ­- olympic.org/athletes-commission 

 
Angela Ruggiero
Chair
United States of America - Ice Hockey
 
Daniel Gyurta
Member
Hungary - Aquatics-Swimming
 
Saina Nehwal
Member
India - Badminton
 
Seung Min Ryu
Member
Republic of Korea - Table tennis
 
Luis Scola
Member
Argentina - Basketball
 
Sarah Walker
Member
New Zealand - Cycling-BMX
 
James Tomkins
Member
Australia - Rowing
 
Hayley Wickenheiser
Member
Canada - Ice Hockey
 
Nadin Dawani
Member
Jordan - Taekwondo
 
Yang Yang
Member
People’s Republic of China - Skating-Speed Skating
 
Aya Medany
Member
Egypt - Modern pentathlon
 
Tony Estanguet
Vice-Chair
France - Canoe-Slalom
 
Patrick Singleton
WOA Representative
Bermuda - Bobsleigh - Skeleton
 
Danka Bartekova
Member
Slovakia - Shooting
 
Kirsty Coventry
Member
Zimbabwe - Aquatics-Swimming
 
Chelsey Gotell
Member
Canada - Aquatics-Swimming
 
Britta Heidemann
Member
Germany - Fencing
 
Stefan Holm
Member
Sweden - Athletics
 
Yelena Isinbaeva
Member
Russian Federation - Athletics
 
Adam Pengilly
Member
Great Britain - Bobsleigh - Skeleton