Anatoly Sivak, Chairman of Minsk City Executive Committee, welcomes World Cup guests and participants
On behalf of Minsk City Executive Committee, on behalf of all Minsk residents, I am glad to welcome athletes, fans, spectators, all our guests in the Belarusian capital and wantto congratulate you on the start of Tissot UCI Track Cycling World Cup I.
Once again Minsk gathers fans of this spectacular sport. The best cyclists of the world will meet at Minsk-Arena Velodromein an uncompromising struggle for licenses to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
I am sure that we will become a part of a bright and emotional sports festival. And our cyclists will realize expectations of Minsk residents, who support them and believe in their strength.
I wish all athletes good luck, beautiful victories and the best impressions of their stay in our city.
Welcome to Minsk!
Chairman of Minsk City Executive Committee