22:38 / 04.05.2021
President Mirziyoyev criticizes preparations for Tokyo Olympics, finds them unsatisfactory 

On May 3, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with a presentation on the preparations for the Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.

According to the presidential press service, to date, Uzbek athletes have received 41 Olympic and 16 Paralympic licenses.

“During the presentation, the state of preparation for the Olympic and Paralympic Games was criticized, it was found unsatisfactory,” the statement reads. 

The President gave instructions on strengthening support and stimulation for athletes.

The task was set to improve the activities of the federations, together with the involved sports managers, to develop individual programs for each sport to improve the physical, medical and psychological training of the athletes.