Rio 2016: Ukrainian team for Olympics consists of 205 sportsmen
Another 5 Ukrainian swimmers and kayak crew-twos are in waiting list of International Federation of water sports and canoeing
The Executive Committee of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) approved the composition of the Olympic team of Ukraine at the Olympics 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The National Olympic Committee Chairman Serhiy Bubka said this at a press conference, "Ukrainian News" reports.
"At the moment, the team consists of 205 athletes in 27 sports", he said.
According to him, there are another 5 Ukrainian swimmers and kayak crew-twos in the waiting list of the International Federation of water sports and canoeing, who have the potential chance to participate in the Games.
Confirmation of applications for participation will be held in Rio de Janeiro on July 18.
The solemn farewell of the Ukraine’s Olympic team will take place in Kyiv on July 23, 18:00 p.m.
Stoltenberg: NATO stands with Ukraine 25 October, 17:32
Ukraine’s Helsinki Union creates center to document war crimes 25 October, 15:15
Trilateral contact group returns to work in Minsk, - Tandyt 25 October, 13:44
- UKRAINE CRISIS 23:58Donbas: 12 attacks by Russia-backed militants since Monday evening
- POLITICS22:42German investigators to provide more information on Sheremet’s murder, - Ukrainian police
- POLITICS21:14NATO official: Alliance and Ukraine to enhance cooperation in security sector
- SOCIETY19:49Lutsenko: Heavenly Hundred murders may be considered by Hague
- FINANCE19:02Doing Business 2017 rating: Ukraine rises to 80th position
- UKRAINE CRISIS 18:18Stratfor: Motorola murdered either by militants or Russian special services
- POLITICS17:32Stoltenberg: NATO stands with Ukraine
- UA & EU16:48MEP: EU-Ukraine visa free regime could be voted before November 24
- POLITICS16:0014 Russian citizens detained during counter-terrorism operation in Germany
- UKRAINE CRISIS 15:15Ukraine’s Helsinki Union creates center to document war crimes
SOCIETY 10:30, 18 July Matriculation campaign 2015: new challenges for Ukraine
18:10, 25 October Parties to Minks group to discuss new disengagement areas in Donbas