International Olympic Committee

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July 3, 2022

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is a non-governmental sports organization headquartered in Lausanne. Switzerland Founded on 23 June 1894 by Pierre de Coubertin and Dimitrios Vigelas, the Committee was responsible for organizing the modern Summer and Winter Olympic Games. international olympics Consists of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of various countries make up member states. The International Olympic Committee is responsible for controlling the Olympic Committees of its member states around the world. To run the Games in accordance with the principles and ideology of the Olympic Games. By 2020 there are 206 National Olympic Committees. The current committee chairman is Thomas Bach of Germany, who replaced Jacques Rogue. Ke from Belgium in September 2013

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Chappelet, Jean-Loup; Brenda Kübler-Mabbott (2008). International Olympic Committee and the Olympic system: the governance of world sport. New York: Routledge. ISBN 978-0-415-43167-5. Lenskyj, Helen Jefferson (2000). Inside the Olympic Industry: Power, Politics and Activism. New York: SUNY.

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