Ukrainian athletes celebrated at the winter Olympics

Украинских спортсменов торжественно провели на зимнюю Олимпиаду

During the ceremony, was presented the Olympic form.

In Kiev the National Philharmonic hall hosted the festive ceremony of the national team at the winter Olympic games which will be held from 9 to 25 February in South Korea’s Pyeongchang.

Began the ceremony with the official part, during which Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Vyacheslav Kyrylenko gave the flag of Ukraine, Olympic champion of the biathlon sisters Vita and Valya Semerenko.

Украинских спортсменов торжественно провели на зимнюю Олимпиаду

“Inspiration, wins. And we will continue to promote your successes,” he turned to the Olympians, the Minister of youth and sports of Ukraine Igor Zhdanov.

“We are all very worried about you, because you so many years preparing to show a good result. I want to thank you for your training of trainers, as well as the leadership of the state, the Ministry of youth and sports. Good luck, dear Olympians”, – said the President of the NOC of Ukraine Sergey Bubka, after which the head of the biathlon Federation of Ukraine Volodymyr Brynzak has helped to provide special postage stamps issued for the winter Games. The stamps depict all of the Olympic medalists in the history of Ukraine.

Украинских спортсменов торжественно провели на зимнюю Олимпиаду

The main event of the evening was the presentation of the national team of Ukraine. During the presentation of the future in the Olympics Anastasiya Merkushyna on behalf of the athletes said: “We will do everything possible to perform well”.

Украинских спортсменов торжественно провели на зимнюю Олимпиаду

We add that the official event was accompanied by performances of Opera, musicians of the Philharmonic and others.

Украинских спортсменов торжественно провели на зимнюю Олимпиаду

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At the moment the license was won by 31 Ukrainian athlete. Earlier it became known reward Ukrainians for medal in the Olympics 2018.

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