Conditions for athletes at European Games ideal – French swimmer
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 27
By Huseyn Veliyev, Elena Kosolapova - Trend:
The conditions in the Athletes' Village at the European Games in Baku are ideal, gold medalist, French swimmer Nicolas d'Oriano told Trend.
"There is everything we need in the Athletes' Village," he said.
The swimmer went on to add that it is the first time he sees the Water Sports Palace of such level as in Baku.
"I would like to take part in some more competitions in Baku," he said. The experience from the Games is very good, the French swimmer said, adding that he would like to get this experience once again.
The European Games that kicked off in Baku June 12, will last till June 28. There is a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports.
More than 6,000 athletes from across Europe came to Baku to represent their nations over 17 days of competition. Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.