IOC President highlights increased role of sport and solidarity in his New Year’s video message

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For International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, the Olympic community has managed to turn what has been a unique and challenging 2020 into lessons and opportunities.

In his New Year’s video message sent to the Olympic community, President Bach recalls how the role of sport in different aspects of society has been strengthened during the COVID-19 pandemic.