The first step of the Belarusian-Polish cooperation
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Today, on March 21st, Belarusian Student Sport Association and the Student Sports Union of Poland signed a Memorandum on Cooperation. Chairman of the Belarusian Student Sport Association Alexander Bogdanovich, President of the European University Sports Association (EUSA), member of the Executive Committee of International University Sports Federation (FISU) Adam Roczek, Secretary General of Akademicki Zwiazek Sportowy Bartolomej Korpak and director of the Republican Center of Physical Education and Sports for Pupils and Students Vitaly
Strigelsky participated in memorandum signing.
Both sides expressed hope that this meeting will be the first step towards a close cooperation in the field of student sports.
Akademicki Zwiazek Sportowy has more than 100 years of history. In 2017, it was awarded by International Federation of Student Sports as the best student sports federation in the world. Andrei Bogdanovich marked the prospects for cooperation with such an organization: “We are interested in your experience and methods of interaction with student youth. The signing of the memorandum is intended to improve communication between students of our countries, as well as to improve the sports level”.
“Cooperation with Belarus will open the new opportunities for Polish students. The qualification of your athletes is traditionally high, and much attention is paid to sports facilities,” – Bartolomej Korpak said.
Adam Roczek stressed the importance of sport as the way of international student interaction: “Sport is a universal language. As an independent sphere, it can also become a means of communication for students of our countries”.