It is a great honor for Georgia to host the European Weightlifting Championship this year – Georgia’s President Salome Zurabishvili said during the opening ceremony of the championship in Batumi city of Adjara region.
“It is a wonderful day for Batumi and for whole Georgia. It is a great honor for Georgia to host the European Weightlifting Championship this year. This means that Georgia won the trust of the international sports community in this and also other kinds of sports,” Zurabishvili said.
Batumi city of Georgia’s Adjara region will host the 2019 European Weightlifting Championship on April 6-13. The opening ceremony was held earlier this afternoon.