Are 406 days for the torch to fire in the Stadium of Tokyo Olympic. Something more than a year for the sporting event most expected by the majority of athletes. Until that day, the European Games Minsk 2019 are listed on the calendar as a kind of dress rehearsal for many of them. An event that was born four years ago and wants to establish in the capital of belarus within a few days.
“We should have the continental Games strong the year before the Olympic Games their athletes can be measured. We must insist and adjust some things, but they must have a future impressive”, recognized yesterday Alejandro Blanco, president of the Spanish Olympic Committee.
The European Games, scheduled from 21 to 30 June, will serve many of the athletes in order to test your preparation towards the next season. “I had a back injury, but because I competed a few months ago with a bronze and my only two goals this year are the European (to be played in these Games) and the World will be after. I find it very good to Minsk”, he explained Sherazadishvili, world champion of judo and one of the applicants to give Spain a medal in Tokyo 2020.
Olympic games in Madrid
The president of the COE, Alejandro Blanco, reiterated that “there is no city in the world better prepared” to host the Olympic Games to Madrid. “I was chair of the candidacy of Madrid 2020, and in September 2013 we smashed up, but in December 2014 adopted the Agenda 2020 which was what Madrid said. There is No city in the world better prepared, now there is that waiting until there is political stability in the city and after 2028 to consider very seriously a few Games. We will see a few Games in Madrid, yes or yes“, said WhiteTranslated from ABC News https://www.abc.es/deportes/abci-minsk-ensayo-general-para-juegos-olimpicos-201906130214_noticia.html