President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received on 10 October 2005 the President of the International Gymnastics Federation Bruno Grandi. During the talk Grandi delivered the greeting of the European Olympic Committee President Mario Paskante to the head of the Azerbaijani state, Trend reports.
В"We made a right choice. We are pleased with the level of the ChampionshipвЂ™s organizationвЂќ, Grandi said.
Ilham Aliyev thanked Grandi for the decision to hold the Championship on rhythmic gymnastics in Azerbaijan, noting all countryвЂ™s TV channels broadcast it.
В"I hope in future the number of international competitions in Azerbaijan will growвЂќ, the President of Azerbaijan said.