Japanese Ski Association presents ski equipment to Mongolian athletes

2022-03-15 10:36:03

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of cooperation between the Mongolian and Japanese Ski Associations, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Mongolia Mr. H.Kobayashi handed over ski equipment to Mongolian athletes on March 13.

Present at the ceremony were First Vice-President of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MNOC) and member of International Olympic Committee B.Battushig, the Secretary General of the Mongolian Ski Association B. Gerelt-Od, and the athletes who represented Mongolia in the Winter Olympic Games B. Achbadrah and A.Enkhtuul.

During the ceremony, B.Battushig expressed MNOC’s interest in further expanding cooperation with Japanese side in the development of Mongolian winter sports. Moreover, Ambassador Mr. H.Kobayashi was awarded the highest Order of the MNOC in recognition of his contribution to the development of sports in Mongolia.