A bike ride dedicated to the National Unity Day of the Republic of Belarus was held in Minsk on September 17.
Many famous athletes and coaches, President of the National Olympic Committee of Belarus Viktor Lukashenko, Minister of Sports and Tourism Sergey Kovalchuk, heads of the sports industry and youth organizations of the country took part in the action.
The participants of the bike ride moved in two columns through the streets of the Belarusian capital, from the National Library and the Lebyazhy Water Park, to the obelisk "Minsk – the Hero City", where a festive rally and ceremony of laying flowers took place.
"Sport has always united all Belarusians. And the successful performance of our athletes depends on their unity", said the chairman of the Belarusian Wrestling Federation, Alim Selimov.
The press department of the NOC Belarus
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