MINSK, 15 December (BelTA) - The Belarusian Olympic Academy is celebrating its 30th anniversary today, BelTA learned from the press service of the NOC of Belarus.
NOC President Viktor Lukashenko extended anniversary greetings to the Belarusian Olympic Academy and presented it with a Certificate of Honor of the NOC of Belarus. The head of the NOC pointed out that the Academy had gone through various periods of its development, but all the employees remained faithful to the ideals of Olympism.
“I am glad that the Belarusian Olympic Academy has been most active recently in popularizing sports, promoting the values of our movement and is already widely known in many educational institutions. You have an important and very necessary educational mission which places a special role in the modern world,” Viktor Lukashenko said.
Chairwoman of the Presidium of the Belarusian Olympic Academy Irina Guslistova and Executive Director of the organization Natalia Aponchuk thanked the NOC of Belarus for all-round assistance in promoting joint projects.