US News IOC Chief Bach adopts Rudder President Kaidel
Kirsty Coventry leads IOC Commission for Brisbane
The two-time Olympic champion Kirsty Coventry from Zimbabwe leads the coordination commission of the International Olympic Committee for the 2032 Summer Games in Brisbane, announced the IOC. © Laurent Gillieron / Keystone / dpa The former Zimbabwich swimmer Kirsty Coventry. The 38-year-old former swimmer was chairman of the IOC athlete commission until the summer.
after 13 years at the top of the German rudder bandage (DRV) Siegfried Kaidel has been adopted with the Olympic gold medal in the official retirement. IOC President Thomas Bach Personally presented Kaidel to the kick-off of the 65th rowing day in Schweinfurt on Friday evening the plaque. "He's subfront and rudder, what more you want," said the Würzburger over the 70-year-old, who is no longer a choice.
Favorite on Kaidels Succession is Moritz Petri, previously Deputy Chairman in the DRV. "In the end, you even raised the beat number. After 13 years you are now in the finish, but not in the end," said Petri: "Your expertise and your opinion are still gladly heard. You leave big footsteps." Bavaria's Prime Minister Markus Söder (CSU) also sent a video message farewell to Kaidel.
at EU Summit: Merkel with Standing Applause in Brussels adopted .
to their farewell to politicians, Chancellor Angela Merkel has received some gifts in Brussels in Brussels in addition to a lot of recognizing words. Standing Ovations also existed. According to diplomats, a small farewell ceremony was shown on Friday morning a 20-minute video with summit scenes from the past 16 years. © AFP Angela Merkel at her last official visit to Brussels. Merkel is also to be seen with numerous long-term official leaders, it was said.