20 October 2018
During the International Olympic Committee Session Sergey Bubka was elected as the IOC individual member.
He also took part at the educational forum “Olympism in action”.
Famous Olympian paid a lot of attention supporting young athletes before, during and after the competitions, chatting with them inspiring by his own example.
“I felt very exciting to support young Olympians. I tried to encouraged them to move forward, to be an example for their friends, to involve youth into Olympic Movement. Buenos Aires-2018 is a good platform for their new achievements”, - said Sergey Bubka.
“I was really impressed how people in Argentina love sports with passion and friendliness supporting athletes from all over the world”, - he added.