Jacques Rogge

Tokyo 2020 chief Seiko Hashimoto expresses condolences over passing of ex-IOC President Jacques Rogge

A life-long sports fan and an accomplished athlete, Jacques Rogge was a Belgian rugby champion and represented his country.

published on : 30th August 2021

Jacques Rogge, IOC president for 12 years, dies at 79

A three-time Olympian in sailing, Rogge earned praise for bringing a steady hand to the often turbulent world of Olympic politics.

published on : 30th August 2021