IOC President Thomas Bach was also present at the convention. The podiums for Olympic medalists were also performed besides the medals. One side of the medal features an image of the Greek goodness of victory, Nike, the other side – the Rio 2016 Olympic logo with the sport name on the edges.
The official opening ceremony of the Olympics will take place on August 5. From August 5 to 21 within 17 days 10.500 athletes from 205 countries of the world will compete for a collection of 306 medals. The Olympic Games will be held in 33 venues of four regions of Rio; Copacabana, Maracana, Deodoro and Bara.
At present Armenia has got 27 Olympic qualifications.
Photos – from the official website
ANOC press service
Only Roman Amoyan will leave
Our athletes returned from the World Sambo Championship, in Casablanca with two medals
Not only Hripsime Khurshudyan but also Russian Leysan Makhiyanova and Polish Krzysztof Szramiak
About 50 athletes from the state sports schools competed in the long and triple jump competitions…
Karush Ghukasyan became a silver medalist