Thomas Bach, Sergey Bubka, Richard Carrion, Ser Miang Ng, Denis Oswald and Ching-Kuo Wu officially announced their candidacies by the deadline of midnight June 6, the IOC said today in a statement.
The candidates will present their programs to the full IOC membership during the Olympic organization’s July 3-4 extraordinary session in Lausanne, Switzerland. The election will be held Sept. 10 in Buenos Aires.
Rogge will step down in September after 12 years as head of the Olympic body.
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