“You have come through difficult qualifications and deserved the right to represent Belarus at the competitions in Buenos Aires. The Youth Olympic Games are opening the door to the world of big sports for young, strong and ambitious athletes. You will contribute tothe sports reputation of your Motherland. This is a great honor and huge responsibility,” the message of greetings says.
Alexander Lukashenko expressed confidence that thanks to the talent, hard work and the will to win Belarusian athletes will conquer the Olympic podium. “Sporting achievements will be a great start to your careers and will demonstrate the efficiency of the national sport system,” the head of state said.
He wished the members of the sports delegation strong health, strength of mind and good luck.