International Belt Wrestling «Koresh» Federation
The 12th Annual Sportaccord Convention took place from 7 to 11 of April in Belek (Turkey).
SportAccord Convention is a 6-day annual gathering of over 2000 leading representatives from international sport. SportAccord Convention provides the global sports community with an unrivalled opportunity to gather in an exclusive networking environment, to build relationships, expand horizons and broaden sport’s collective endeavours.
SportAccord Convention receives the full support of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), who organises the IOC Executive Board spring meeting at each Convention. In addition to its Executive Board Meeting, the IOC also holds its annual joint meetings with SportAccord, ASOIF and AIOWF.
SportAccord Convention is the world's premier annual event at the service of sport, focused on driving positive change internationally, and dedicated to engaging rights holders, organizing committees, cities, businesses and other organizations in the development of sport.
In the framework of Sportaccord Convention the exhibition stand of the International Belt Wrestling “Koresh” Federation was represented, where the representatives of the world sport society had opportunity to get acquainted with history and further development of our sport. Moreover, the President of the Federation Mr.Zaudat Minnakhmetov conducted negotiations with the President of the European Olympic Committee Mr.Patric Hickey and the Minister of Youth and Sport of the Azerbaijan Republic Mr.Azad Ragimov. The main subject of negotiations was including Belt Wrestling “Koresh” in the program of the First European Games 2015 that will take part in the capital of the Azerbaijan Republic, Baku.
Including in the program of the European Games is the step for geographical expansion of Belt Wrestling “Koresh” all over the world.All news