Ukraine’s Olympic family congratulates NOC of Bulgaria on the occasion of 90th anniversary
30 October 2014 Share
Ukraine’s Olympic family congratulates NOC of Bulgaria on the occasion of 90th anniversary

Ravil Safiullin, Ukraine’s NOC Vice President, joined the celebration of the 90th anniversary of the National Olympic Committee of Bulgaria.

In his greeting speech in Sofia Mr Safiullin congratulated his Bulgarian counterparts on behalf and Ukraine's NOC President Sergey Bubka and Olympic family, saying,

'Bulgaria is a traditional powerhouse in various Olympic sports including athletics, boxing, gymnastics, rowing, shooting, weightlifting, wrestling, volleyball and many others. The fact that Bulgarian NOC President is a true athletics superstar, high jump world record holder Stefka Kostadinova, proves the successful past and promising future of the country's sport'.

Ravil Safiullin added that cooperation between the NOCs of Bulgaria and Ukraine chaired by two good friends and star athletes Stefka Kostadinova and Sergey Bubka will surely help effective development of sport in both countries and global promotion of the Olympic Movement.


 

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