Bolivia and Russia signed an settlement in order that athletes from the South American nation can journey to coach in high-performance facilities in Moscow, knowledgeable the Minister of Well being, Jeyson Auza.
“We’ve got consolidated a number of scholarships for our athletes, who will go to Russia to obtain coaching on the highest degree and along with shut cooperation with this nation that could be a sports activities energy,” he defined at a press convention.
The settlement was made attainable in Caracas, the place Russian and Bolivian authorities attended the inauguration of the V ALBA 2023 ALBA Sports activities Video games over the weekend, during which delegations from eight Latin American international locations and a Russian delegation are taking part.
“We’ve got held necessary conferences with the Russian Minister of Sports activities, the place we search to design high-performance methods to enhance the competitiveness of nationwide athletes in numerous disciplines,” he stated.
Bolivia, whose delegation within the final Olympic Video games was diminished, seeks to enhance its participation with help from Russia.
For the reason that instances of the Soviet Union (USSR), Russian athletes have been on the prime of the medal desk in numerous disciplines on the Olympic Video games.
With data from Sputnik