Mr Valeriy BORZOV

Entry in the IOC 1994
Born 20 October 1949
Games Participated 1972, 1976
Athlete profile
Valeriy BORZOV
Mr Valeriy BORZOV

Mr Valeriy BORZOV



Graduate of the Kiev State Institute of Physical Culture (Ukraine) qualified top-category trainer-teacher (1971); Pedagogy degree (1977)


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

Sports career

Participated in two editions of the Games of the Olympiad: double gold medallist (100m and 200m) and silver medallist (4 x 100m relay), Munich 1972; double bronze medallist (100m and 4 x 100m relay), Montreal 1976

Sports administration

President (1991-1998) then Vice-President (2006-) of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine; Member of the Council of the European Athletics Association (EAA) (1991-1999); President of the Ukrainian Athletic Federation (1996-2012)

IOC History

Member of the following Commissions: Eligibility (1995-1998), Culture and Olympic Education (1999-2015), Culture and Olympic Heritage (2015-)