2 June – Belarus President, President of the National Olympic Committee Aleksandr Lukashenko has expressed condolences to President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach over the passing of President of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) Janez Kocijancic, learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
The gold medal of the Olympic Games is a dream for every athlete. The only thing better than the medal is a feeling that this award was earned by sportsmen, sports school, teams and coaches. Handball is the most honored playing sports in Belarus. There are 8 Olympic champions who started their career in different parts of our country. Andrey Barbashinsky is one of them. He turns 50 on May, 4.