Sergey Bubka: "Preparation of Minsk for European Games is really impressive"
25 September 2017 Share
Sergey Bubka:

The President of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine Sergey Bubka as a Member of European Olympic Committees Coordination Commission inspected the preparations of Minsk to host II European Games 2019.

European experts studied different areas of preparation for the Games, held series of meetings with Belarusian colleagues responsible for a variety of organizational areas.

The visit also included a site visit and inspection of sports arenas and objects of social infrastructure that will be used during the Games.

"The Coordination Commission is satisfied with the progress. Sports infrastructure has been pleasantly impressed. There is a professional team that is working for the Games. Minsk has good experience in holding prestigious international competitions that is very important. Good contacts are established between all the links involved in the preparatory process" - commented Sergey Bubka on the results of the visit.

II European Games will be held in the capital of the Republic of Belarus from 21 to 30 June 2019.

I European Games were held in June 2015 in Baku. (Azerbaijan). Ukrainian Team won 46 medals (8 gold, 14 silver and 24 bronze), ranking 6th among 50 participating countries.

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