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.
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ANOC press service
In the last day of competition the Armenian athletes won 2 bronze medals
Freestyle wrestlers will fight for qualifications, too
The place and the exact list of the participants will be announced on January 22, 2016.
The ANOC President welcomed and encouraged the athletes hoping that
The European Wrestling Championship will be held in Latvia from March 8 to 13
The award ceremony was held by the president of Armenian Water Polo Federation, Ruben Hakobyan
Amoyan competed with Russia’s representative