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IOC President Meets Ratu Epeli

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach paid a courtesy call on the President, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, yesterday at Government House. Born in Germany, Mr Bach has had a successful
02 May 2015 11:00
IOC President Meets Ratu Epeli
President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau greets International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach at Government House in Suva yesterday.

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach paid a courtesy call on the President, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, yesterday at Government House.

Born in Germany, Mr Bach has had a successful career in sports, becoming an Olympic champion in fencing (team foil) in Montreal in 1976.

Mr Bach became an IOC member in 1991 and was elected as a member of the IOC Executive Board in 1996.

He  served as an IOC Vice-President for more than 10 years.

He was elected as the ninth President of the IOC on September 10, 2013.

Mr Bach was part of the opening of the Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) General Assembly at the Grand Pacific Hotel last night, where Ratu Epeli officiated.

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