Uruguayan Olympic Committee

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Uruguayan Olympic Committee
Country/Region  Uruguay
Code URU
Created 1923
Recognized 1923
Headquarters Montevideo, Uruguay
President Julio César Maglione
Secretary General Washington Beltran
Website www.cou.org.uy

The Uruguayan Olympic Committee (Spanish: Comité Olímpico Uruguayo, COU) was founded in 1923 and was recognized by the IOC (International Olympic Committee) that same year.

It is the national governing body in charge of the Olympics. It is also a member of PASO, ACNO and ODESUR.

President is Julio César Maglione, since 1987, who has recently been reelected.

See also[edit]

Uruguay at the Olympics

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