Slovak Olympic and Sports Committee

Slovak Olympic and Sports Committee (Slovak: Slovenský olympijský a športový výbor, SOŠV) is the National Olympic Committee representing Slovakia in the International Olympic Committee. It is based in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Slovak Olympic and Sports Committee
Slovak Olympic and Sports Committee logo
Country/Region Slovakia
CodeSVK
Created1992
Recognized1993
Continental
Association
EOC
HeadquartersBratislava, Slovakia
PresidentAnton Siekel
Secretary GeneralJozef Liba
Websitewww.olympic.sk
Slovak Olympic Team logo

HistoryEdit

 
Old logo

The Slovak Olympic Committee (Slovak: Slovenský olympijský výbor, SOV) was founded on 19 December 1992 and recognized on 20 January 1993. It is one of two successors of the Czechoslovak Olympic Committee (ČSOV) which dissolved on 27 March 1993. SOC was approved as National Olympic Committee of Slovak Republic in Monte Carlo on 24 September 1993. In December 2018 it changed its name to the Slovak Olympic and Sports Committee.[1]

List of presidentsEdit

Name Term
Vladimír Černušák 1992–1999
František Chmelár 1999–2016
Anton Siekel 2016–present

Executive committeeEdit

Member federationsEdit

The Slovak National Federations are the organizations that coordinate all aspects of their individual sports. They are responsible for training, competition and development of their sports. There are currently 30 Olympic Summer and 6 Winter Sport Federations in Slovakia.[3][4]


National Federation Summer or Winter Headquarters
Slovak Archery Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Athletic Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Badminton Federation Summer Prešov
Slovak Basketball Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Biathlon Association Winter Banská Bystrica
Slovak Bobsleigh Federation Winter Bratislava
Slovak Boxing Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Canoe Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Curling Association Winter Bratislava
Slovak Cycling Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Equestrian Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Fencing Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Football Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Golf Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Gymnastics Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Handball Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Hockey Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Ice Hockey Federation Winter Bratislava
Slovak Judo Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Karate Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Luge Association Winter Starý Smokovec
Slovak Modern Pentathlon Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Mountaineering Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Rowing Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Rugby Union Summer Bratislava
Slovak Sailing Union Summer Bratislava
Slovak Shooting Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Ski Association Winter Poprad
Slovak Swimming Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Table Tennis Association Summer Bratislava
Slovakia Taekwondo Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Tennis Association Summer Bratislava
Slovak Triathlon Union Summer Bratislava
Slovak Volleyball Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Weightlifting Federation Summer Bratislava
Slovak Wrestling Federation Summer Bratislava

See alsoEdit

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