FYROM to participate with 50 sportsmen in the “Baku 2015” European Olympic Games

FYROM to participate with 50 sportsmen in the “Baku 2015” European Olympic Games

Skopje, April 14, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Naser Pajaziti

FYR Macedonia will participate in the European Olympic Games which will be held for the first time as a European sport event.

General Secretary of the Olympic Committee in Skopje said that 50 sportsmen from FYROM will participate in these games in Baku.

“We will have around 50 athletes, but the list is yet to be closed. We’re hoping to add some other athletes. We will have athletes in athletics, wrestling, sailing, gymnastics, etc”, Poposki said.

The first European Olympic Games will be held from 12 to 28 June in Baku, Azerbaijan and will see the participation of 6 thousand athletes from 20 different disciplines. /ibna/