COMMITTEEDepartment / Unit Sport

Sport Committee

The Sport Committee is elected during the Sport Assembly. It works to develop and share best practices, media knowledge and expertise in sports rights, production, news gathering and distribution. It also assists in steering the strategic direction.

The current Sport Committee was elected during the 2017 21st EBU Sport Assembly and serves a two year term until the Sport Assembly of 2019.
The Chair and the three Vice Chairs of the Sport Committee perform the same function in the Sport Assembly.

Group Members

Chair

Runar Østmo, NRK (Norway)

Vice Chairs

Natalia Tolkacheva, RTR (Russia)
Yolanda Garcia Cuevas, TVE (Spain)
Jan Olsson, SVT (Sweden)

Members

Michael Amsinck, ZDF (Germany)
Richard Armstrong, BBC (United Kingdom)
Adrian Boss, SSR (Switzerland)
Pavel Bulatskiy, BTRC (Belarus)
Vladimir Drbohlav, CT (Czeck Republic)
Petr Dvorak, CT (Czeck Republic)
Pier Francesco Forleo, RAI (Italy)
Christa Kurzweil, ZDF (Germany)
Julie Laperruque, FT (France)
Laurent-Eric Le Lay, FT (France)
Declan McBennet, RTE (Ireland)
David Naert, VRT (Belgium)
Richard Parkes, BBC (United Kingdom)
Maria Cristina Sandor, RAI (Italy)
Vitomir Saraivanov, BNT (Bulgaria)
Klaus-Werner Schulz, ARD (Germany)
Martin Szerencsi, ORF (Austria)
Marek Szkolnikowski, TVP (Poland)

Contact detail

Madli Ulp
Assistant
+41 22 717 2805
ulp@eurovision.net