President of the Russian Diving Federation Stanislav Druzhinin said that the conditions put forward by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the participation of Russians in the 2024 Olympics are impossible. “Soviet sport”.
“We are offered to send a person who is not a member of the law enforcement agencies of CSKA, Dynamo or the Ministry of Defense. And we have the best guys there. We will not go to the Games under these conditions,” Druzhinin said.
Russian athletes who rank well in their own disciplines will be allowed to compete.
In 2022, against the background of the start of SVO in Ukraine, the president of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach recommended that international federations exclude Russian athletes from international competitions. On January 25, 2023, the IOC announced that it was considering the possibility of allowing Russian athletes who do not support the holding of the SBO to participate in international competitions in a neutral status.
Paris Olympic Games will be held from 26 July to 11 August 2024
Formerly at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine made a statement Regarding the admission of Russians to the Olympic Games.
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