14. January 2022  
Lausanne, SUI  
Artistic Gymnastics

Aljaz Pegan elected as President of FIG Athlete*s Commission

Slovenia’s Aljaz PEGAN (47) has been elected as President of the FIG Athletes’ Commission.
The 1994 and 2004 European and 2005 World champion on the high bar will defend the athletes’ voices at the top level of Gymnastics governance until the end of 2025.
Pegan succeeds Liubou Charkashyna (BLR), who had chaired the Commission since February 2017 and was elected to the Rhythmic Gymnastics Technical Committee during the FIG Congress in November 2021. At the 50th Worlds of Artistic Gymnastics in October 2021 in Kitakyushu Pegan was re-elected for a second term as athlete spokesman.

Pegan: ..."installed competence!"