IOC Member (2008 to Present)


Member, IOC Executive Board (2012 to Present)


Chair, IOC Athletes’ Entourage Commission (2010 to Present)


Doctor of Pedagogy, Kiev State Institute of Physical Culture (1987)


Appointed to the IOC AEC
Career Experience:

1990 – 2002: Founder and President, Sergey Bubka Sport Club

2001 – 2001: Council Member, IAAF

2001 – 2002: Chair, Athletes’ Commission Chair, European Olympic Committees

2001 – 2011: Member, Athletes’ Commission, IAAF

2002 – Present: Honorary President, Sergey Bubka Sport Club

2002 – 2005: Member, Cabinet of Ministers in Ukraine as Chief Advisor to Prime Minister on Sports

2002 – 2006: Member, Ukrainian Parliament and its Committee for Youth, Culture and Sport and Tourism

2003 – 2015: Member, IAAF Competition Commission

2005 – 2010: Member, Presidential Council, Ukranian National Olympic Committee

2008 – 2011: Chair, Coordination Commission of the IAAF World Championships (Daegu 2011)

2009 – 2017: Council Member, Association of Summer Olympic International Federation (ASOIF)

2010 – 2010: Chair, Evaluation Commission of the IAAF World Championships 2015

2011 – 2015: Chair, IAAF Development Commission

2011 – 2015: Vice-President, IAAF

2016 – Present: Member, IAAF International Relations Commission

2016 – Present: Member, IAAF Development Commission

2015 – Present: Senior Vice-President, IAAF

Athletic Career:

Sergey Bubka is a distinguished Olympic Pole Vaulter, having competed in 4 Olympic Games and awarded ten World Championship titles.

Olympic Games:

1988 Seoul (Gold Medallist)

1992 Barcelona

1996 Atlanta

2000 Sydney

10x World Champion:

Outdoor (1983, 1987, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997)

Indoor (1985, 1987, 1991, 1995)

1985 World Cup (Gold Medallist)

1985 European Cup (Gold Medallist)

1986 European Championships (Gold Medallist)


Awards & Distinctions:

UNESCO Ambassador and Champion for Sport


Seoul 1988
Barcelona 1992
Atlanta 1996
Sydney 2000

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