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UOC FLAGS OFF THE FIRST BATCH OF ATHLETES TO TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC GAMES

August 30, 2021

As the long awaited Tokyo 2020 Olympic games draw nearer, the first batch of the athletes that constituted the Boxers, one swimmer and one weight lifter were flagged off to Japan on the 17th June 2021.   Various Partners such as ABSA Bank Uganda Limited, Uganda Tourism Board, National Council of Sport and Uganda Olympic …

UOC CONDUCTS INDUCTION FOR ITS NEWLY APPOINTED COMMISSION MEMBERS

August 30, 2021

UOC organized and took part in the appointment of various members from different national federations and Associations in the various commissions. The members from the different National Federations and associations were nominated by their federations. They went through a verification process and finally appointed into the various commissions. In the different commissions, the presidents, secretaries …

LATO MILK DONATES MILK PRODUCTS TO THE ATHLETES WHO QUALIFIED FOR THE TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC GAMES

August 30, 2021

On the 7th May 2021 was yet another blessed day for the Qualified Tokyo 2021 athletes as the Lato Milk Company Uganda joins hands toward fostering success in the long awaited games.   The company offered Lato milk products to the athletes as they boost their nutritional needs. Some of these products were; powered milk, …

ABSA BANK UGANDA DONATES SEED FUNDING TO THE QUALIFIED TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC GAMES ATHLETES

August 30, 2021

As the long awaited Tokyo 2020 Olympic games draw nearer, ABSA Uganda entered into a partnership with Uganda Olympic Committee in a bid to maximize performance at the Olympic Games. On May 21st 2021, Absa Bank Uganda Limited donated twenty-six million Uganda Shillings to all the qualified athletes of which each athlete was given One …

PREPARATIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL GAMES

August 30, 2021

Preparations for the forthcoming games are ongoing. Focus is on Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Team travel arrangements and vaccinations are ongoing. 1 additional athlete qualified from Athletics and notification for universality places in Swimming have been received. This brings the number of qualified athletes tentatively to 25. On the 13th April 2021, Uganda Olympic Committee …

TENDER NOTIFICATION No. UOC/GC/PROJECT- APR 2021 -001

April 6, 2021

Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) is a not-for-profit sport organization that has been in Uganda since 1956. The major work of the organization is to promote the values of Olympism as well make the world a better place using sport as a tool for social transformation and inclusion for the various stakeholders in Uganda. In the …

Dr. Donald Rukare elected as new UOC/CGAU President

March 2, 2021

A New year begun with an official annual general meeting and elections of the executive board at the Uganda Olympic Committee offices in Lugogo on the 27th of February 2021. This in attendance had the General Secretary of the National Council of Sports Dr. Bernard Patrick Ogwel, representatives from the different sports federations and commissions …

Uganda Olympic Committee launch the Game connect project

February 24, 2021

The Uganda Olympic Committee launched the Game connect project that took place at the Italian ambassador’s residence, together with its consortium partners; AVSI, Right to play, Youth Sport Uganda, Olympic Refugee Foundation, and UNHCR. The game connect project aims to improve psychosocial wellbeing and mental health of refugees. The project will see over 10,000 young …

Russian International Olympic University Scholarships – Academic Year 2021-2022

February 23, 2021

Dear Members, Kindly be notified of the opening of the Russian International Olympic University Scholarships – Academic Year 2021-2022 Once a federation has identified appropriate candidates, please submit the following documents to the Uganda Olympic Committee Office or via email at uoc@nocuganda.org before the deadline of the 14th of March 2021: A copy of applicant’s …

2021-2022 Dream Together Master Programme – Seoul National University

February 23, 2021

Dear Members, Kindly be notified of the opening of the 2021-2022 Dream Together Master Programme – Seoul National University Once a federation has identified appropriate candidates, please submit the following documents to the Uganda Olympic Committee Office or via email at uoc@nocuganda.org before the deadline of the 25th of February 2021: A copy of applicant’s …