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Date
28 Feb 2008
Tags
IOC News , Press Release

Sergey Bubka to chair Coordination Commission for the first Summer Youth Olympic Game


A few days after naming Singapore as the host city of the first Summer Youth Olympic Games in 2010, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the composition of the Coordination Commission, the group of representatives from the IOC and the Olympic Movement who will be monitoring the Youth Olympic Games preparations and guiding the Singapore Organising Committee over the next two years.
The composition is as follows:
 
Name
Function
Sergey Bubka
Chairman
Syed Shahid Ali
IOC member
Nat Indrapana
IOC member
Raja Randhir Singh
IOC member
Frank Fredericks
IOC member - Athlete representative
Guido de Bondt
NOC representative
Andrew Ryan
IF representative
Gilbert Felli
IOC Olympic Games Executive Director
 
IOC President Jacques Rogge and Sergey Bubka will visit Singapore beginning of April. Meanwhile, teams in Lausanne and Singapore will start working together as every minute counts in the two years leading to the staging of the first Youth Olympic Games.
   
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For further information, please contact the IOC Communications Department, Tel: +41 21 621 60 00, e-mail: pressoffice@olympic.org
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