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Mongolia NOC’s Olympic districts organise games, performances

11 Feb 2017
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, February 11, 2017: Mongolia NOC, in collaboration with its Olympic district councils around the country named after Olympic Games host cities, organised Olympic activities in the Umnugovi and Uvurkhangai districts.

Mongolia’s “Athens” Olympic Council, headed by Director S. Tuvshinjargal, staged the “South Desert Champions" mini-tournaments in national wrestling, tug of war, basketball and athletics among kindergarten and middle school children. Engineers and miners from “Oyu Tolgoi” were also involved in the community event.

In the central western part of Mongolia, children performed a colourful rhythmic gymnastics display under the guidance of the “Montreal” Olympic Council of Uvurkhangai province. Director B. Chantsaldulam congratulated the NOC representatives, local sporting figures and media and demonstrated a sports-arts show named “Childhood and the Olympics”.
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