The former IOC President Jacques Rogge died at the age of 79 years. This was announced by the International Olympic Committee on Sunday. The Belgian led as a eighth president from 2001 to 2013 the Scheke at the IOC before he was replaced by the current President Thomas Bach. Articles and videos about the topic * Olmo: EM and Olympia No beautiful memories * Experience top sport live on Dazn. Get your free month now! The entire Olympic movement will take the loss of a great friend and passionate sports fans deeply, Bach was quoted in the IOC announcement.