Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Mongolia's first Olympic medal, Parliament Speaker M.Enkhbold received today Mongolian winners of Olympic medals in the State House.
The representatives of 25 athletes who won 26 Olympic medals in total including Hero of Labor Z.Oidov, P.Serdamba, S.Batsetseg, People's Teacher Ch.Damdinsharav, D.Sereeter, State Honored Athlete R.Davaadalai, N.Bayarsaikhan, N.Enkhbat and late bronze medalist of the Mexico Olympics T.Artag's spouse D.Bayarlakh, silver medalist of the Moscow Olympics D.Oyunbold's spouse J.Narantsetseg and Olympic silver medalist J.Davaajav's son D.Davaajargal attented the meeting.
Parliament Speaker M.Enkhbold congratulated the athletes on the 50th anniversary of Mongolia's first Olympic medal and wished them to train best athletes to continue their olympic accomplishments. He emphasized that this year's meeting is significant, because it coincided with the ongoing Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games and asked to give their valuable advices on ways of improving the Mongolian participation in 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Mongolian Hero of Labor Z.Oidov, People's Teacher Ch.Damdinsharav, D.Sereeter, Olympic bronze medalist R.Davaadalai and family members of the Olympic medalists expressed their gratitude to the Parliament Speaker for receving them ahead of Tsagaan Sar (Lunar New Year).