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IOC lifts suspension of Russian Olympic Committee

01 Mar 2018
Lausanne, Switzerland, February 28, 2018: The International Olympic Committee issued a Press Release on Wednesday regarding the lifting of the suspension of the Russian Olympic Committee following the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games.

The IOC statement read: 

"The final notification of all remaining test results from the Olympic Athlete from Russia (OAR) delegation has been received from the Doping-Free Sport Unit (DFSU).

"The IOC can confirm that all the remaining results are negative.

"Therefore, as stated in the Executive Board decision of 25th February, the suspension of the Russian Olympic Committee is automatically lifted with immediate effect."

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