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Witold Banka will take office January 1, 2020.
Minister of sport and tourism of Poland Witold Bath approved on a post of the President of the world anti-doping Agency (WADA). This is the official Twitter account of the organization.
During the world anti-doping conference in the Polish Katowice for the Bathhouse unanimously voted by the Council of founders WADA. Earlier the candidacy of the Bathhouse supported the Council of Europe.
35-year-old official will officially take office on 1 January 2020. At the head of the Agency he will replace Briton Craig reedy, who headed the organization for six years.
The future President WADA is a former track and field athlete who specialized in the women’s 400 m. relay 4×400 m he won gold at the youth European Championships and the Universiade 2005-2007. At the 2007 world Championships in Osaka Bathhouse won a bronze medal in the relay.
The Foundation Board has officially elected @WitoldBanka and Yang Yang as the new WADA President and Vice-President.
Their terms begin on 1 January 2020. pic.twitter.com/ekI4pQ4PTk
— WADA (@wada_ama) November 7, 2019