NORA SCHULER has some commentary. And speculation.
… The biggest news of the elections was the demise of Adrian Stoica. The veteran of international sports politics went for broke. He ran for the FIG presidency but not as vice president or for a spot on the Executive Committee.
He was challenged by Steve Butcher (USA) for the MTC presidency and yet decided not to run for a simple membership. Stoica risked a lot and lost everything. He lost both elections and is now completely out of the FIG. This leaves Romania with no representation at the top-level of the sport at all. …
read more – Editorial: Four More Years
See the election results on IG.
Stoica is very busy in Romania, in any case.
related – Blythe Lawrence commentary