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UOC hit the “1000th” landmark in training Sport Admnistrators

September 5, 2018

Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) have to date hit a landmark figure of “1000” trained sports administrators during the recent graduation ceremony that took place at our offices in Lugogo. Some of whom were from Uganda Prisons and Kiryadongo UNHCR resettlement camp. With reference to our strategic plan, the NOC set out a goal to develop …

UOC President William Blick nominated for an IOC Member slot

September 5, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee President William Blick has been nominated for election at the IOC Session ahead of the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires in October. William Blick who also happens to be the current President of the ANOCA Zone V, Member of the ANOCA Games Coordination Commission and member of the IOC Marketing …

Team Uganda scoped 5 medals at the 3rd Edition of the African Youth Games 2018

September 3, 2018

Team Uganda participated in the 3rd edition of the African Youth Games with 32 athletes and 14 officials that took place from the 18th – 28th July 2018 in Algiers. The team comprised of 6 sports disciplines; 5 individual sports and 1 team sport. In addition to this, Government officials from Ministry of Education and …

UOC held the National Workshop on the Sustainable Sport and Environment Toolkit

May 8, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee through its Sustainability in Sport Commission held a National Workshop on the Sustainable Sport and Environment Toolkit that was held on the 27 – 28 April 2018 at Torino Restaurant in Lugogo. The Workshop was meant to address the rate of poor waste management, lack of environmental responsibility within the Ugandan …

Team Uganda out perform at the just concluded Commonwealth Games

May 4, 2018

Uganda participated in the 21st Commonwealth Games with 69 athletes and 34 officials. The team comprised of 11 sports disciplines; 9 individual sports and 2 teams. In addition to this, Government officials from Ministry of Education and Sports, National Council of Sports and Uganda High Commission in Australia as well as Members of Parliament attended …

Team Body, will and mind emerge as Champions for the Olympic Debate Champs 2018

March 3, 2018

The Uganda Olympic committee (UOC) under its culture and education commission organised the fourth edition of the Olympic Values Debate championship 2018 at the Gems Cambridge International Kampala on the 24th of February 2018. The tournament saw 25 schools grouped in five Olympic values i.e. pursuit of excellence, fair play, joy of effort, respect and …

UOC HELD ITS 2018 ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY

February 14, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee/ Commonwealth Games Association of Uganda held its Annual General Meeting that was held on February 10, 2018 at their offices in Lugogo. The President welcomed delegates to the Annual General Meeting and in his remarks noted that: The UOC Constitution had been amended to include the Commonwealth Games Association of Uganda …

UOC LAUNCHED THE OLYMPISM 365 INITIATIVE

February 13, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) under the Culture and Education commission launched the Olympism 365 at their head offices in Lugogo Kampala on the 9th of February 2018. The initiative is derived from the notion that there are 365 days in a year. With this in mind the organisation seeks to roll out a programme …

UOC HELD A FITNESS WEEK CAMPAIGN IN PARTERNSHIP WITH THROW IT BACK

February 12, 2018

The Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) under the Sport for Social Development embarked on yet another fitness week campaign in Mukono on the 19th of January 2018. This was in partnership with the Throw It Back Foundation, an organization that seeks to raise funds for the underprivileged in society through sport. The activity which targeted the …

Season’s Greetings

December 19, 2017

The Management and Staff of the Uganda Olympic Committee would like to wish all its stakeholders and well-wishers a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New year.