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Russia: Yuri Ganus appointed new director-general of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency01:42

Russia: Yuri Ganus appointed new director-general of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency

Russian Federation, Moscow
August 31, 2017 at 15:31 GMT -00:00 · Published

The president of the Russian Olympic Committee, Alexander Zhukov, announced that Yuri Ganus had been chosen as the new director-general of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), during a press conference in Moscow on Thursday.

“Today, at a meeting of our founders, we approved the candidacy of Yuri Ganus, from that moment he is the director-general of RUSADA,” Zhukov said.

More than 700 candidates sent their CVs to the Supervisory Board, from which six people were selected for the final cut. The Supervisory Board held interviews with each of the candidates at the beginning of the week.

“I sincerely hope that RUSADA will become an aligned organisation,” said Yuri Ganus, new director-general of RUSADA.

Russia: Yuri Ganus appointed new director-general of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency01:42
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The president of the Russian Olympic Committee, Alexander Zhukov, announced that Yuri Ganus had been chosen as the new director-general of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), during a press conference in Moscow on Thursday.

“Today, at a meeting of our founders, we approved the candidacy of Yuri Ganus, from that moment he is the director-general of RUSADA,” Zhukov said.

More than 700 candidates sent their CVs to the Supervisory Board, from which six people were selected for the final cut. The Supervisory Board held interviews with each of the candidates at the beginning of the week.

“I sincerely hope that RUSADA will become an aligned organisation,” said Yuri Ganus, new director-general of RUSADA.

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