The President of the Olympic Council of Asia, HE Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, believes Olympic Day has never been more important than this year.
In 2020, major changes are taking place in connection with the coronavirus pandemic. For the first time in the history of mankind, all holidays, events and meetings are held online. Changes also affected the sports sector. In particular, the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games were carried over to 2021.
An extraordinary General Assembly of the National Paralympic Association of Uzbekistan was held on the ZOOM platform.
As we previously reported, the construction of the BMX cycle track, which is one of the areas included in the program of the Olympics, began on the territory of the former Sangzorkul lake in Jizzakh region. It should be noted that this sports facility is being built by the Cycling Federation of Uzbekistan together with the khokimiyat of Jizzakh region and construction is currently underway. Today we want to tell you in detail about this route.
On 5 June 2020, a video conference was held with the participation of the Secretary Generals of the National Olympic Committees of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan and the authorized ambassadors of these two countries.
As you know, every year around the world on 23 June, “Olympic Day” is widely celebrated. And in our country this holiday is organized solemnly every year.
On 3 June, on World Running Day, registration for the charity online race is open. All proceeds will be used to support one of the boarding schools in Uzbekistan and to purchase stationery and art sets for children with ASD.
The Los Angeles Kings, who was born in Tashkent, have signed 2019 second-round draft pick Arthur Kaliyev to a three-year entry-level contract. Kaliyev was a finalist for the Red Tilson Trophy as most outstanding player in the Ontario Hockey League.