National team boxers to undergo joint training in Japan

2019-05-14 16:58:27

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On May 14, the Physical Culture and Sports Authority of Mongolia and Mongolian Boxing Federation established a trilateral cooperation agreement with representatives of the Shimada city of Japan.

The Japanese delegation’s visit to Mongolia was aimed at exchanging views on training for the Olympics jointly with the national boxing team of Mongolia both this and next year.

Within the agreement, seven male and five female boxers, three coaches, and sports physician and three researchers of the Mongolian national boxing team will be involved in a joint training with the Japanese national team in Shimada city on July 19-28. It was noted that the sides decided on the period so as to observe the Mongolian athletes’ adaptation to Japan’s climate in July, the month when the 2020 Summer Olympics will kick off.  Prior to this, Mongolian boxers had joint training in Shimada city twice.

The parties also decided to conduct the second joint training in January, 2020.