The commission is in Belarus on an official visit. A number of issues have already been discussed during the meetings. The EOC emphasized an important role of the government bodies that are taking part in the preparations for the event.
The country has a well-developed sport infrastructure, the experience of hosting international competitions, qualified specialists and overall support from Belarus President, President of the National Olympic Committee Alexander Lukashenko,” the minister said.
The National Olympic Committee of Belarus has already hosted working meetings. The visit will last through 23 September. The EOC Coordination Commission is led by Chairman of the Greek National Olympic Committee Spyros Capralos.
The G-Ranking WTE European Olympic Categories Championships and the 6th European Para Taekwondo Open Championships, relocated recently from Minsk, will take place in Bulgaria, BelTA learned from the website of the World Taekwondo Europe.
The UEFA officially announced that it had approved Belarus' bid for hosting the event . Taking part in the conference will be technical directors and heads of grassroots departments of 55 continental football associations.
The British Team Sky consisting of the Belarusian cyclist, and also Chris Froome, Gianni Moscon, Michal Kwiatkowski, Geraint Thomas and Owain Doull was among the favorites for the 42.5km race in Norway's Bergen.
Dinamo Minsk overcame a three-goal deficit with 12 minutes remaining in the third period and scored five goals to take a 5–3 victory over the visiting Metallurg Magnitogorsk in the KHL regular season action on 17 September.