IWF Head thanked the President of Turkmenistan for supporting sports development
President of the International Weightlifting Federation, Honorary Member of the International Olympic Committee Tamas Ajan congratulated President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the choice of Ashgabat as the venue for the World Weightlifting Championship in November 2018.
We all remember the excellent and successful organization of the Asian Weightlifting Championship in Ashgabat in April this year, and the 5th Asian Indoor and the Martial Arts Games in September this year. We are still under the impression of remarkable facilities of the Olympic Complex in the white marble capital of your country, as well as great hospitality of the Turkmen people, the message says.
Expressing confidence that the 2018 World Weightlifting Championship will be organized at the highest level, Tamas Ajan thanked President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov for giving the constant support to development of sports in Turkmenistan, having expressed the best wishes for great success in organizing the World Championship.