Dear athletes and coaches,
You realize very well the importance of your victories at the Olympic Games. There is no doubt that by successful performances at Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro you will uphold sports honor of Armenia.
During our meetings you, that represent different sports events, promised to achieve maximum Olympic quotas. You kept your promise. Only the promise of getting medals and having decent performances at Rio 2016 Olympic Games remains to be kept.
Dear representatives of sports world, you have always presented your skills, had victories and promoted the recognition of our motherland.
I believe and rely on you, highly appreciate your skills, your patriotic spirit, because I know each of you personally.
I am sure you will not disappoint in Brazil. I will attentively watch your all performances. I wish you successful start and successful end at the 31st Olympic Games.
God bless you all.
The championship cup was traditionally given to the Olympavan’s museum
Mikael Mikaelyan is the third athlete from the Mikaelyan family who is given such honor
The judo coaching seminar was held in Yerevan from December 11 to 18