Int'l canoe federations look to hold championships in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, March 10 / Trend, M. Aliyev /
The heads of international canoe federations will consider the possibility of holding the European and international championships in Azerbaijan.
During a meeting with the Azerbaijani president, the federations noted that modern sports complexes have been built in the country, which include a rowing center in Mingachevir, International Canoe Federation President Jose Perurena told journalists on Thursday.
He added that the rowing center will be assessed during the presidential regatta in Mingachevir.
European Canoe Association President Albert Woods expressed his satisfaction with the meeting with the Azerbaijani president and said his organization will assist Azerbaijan in holding the European Championship in the future.
The presidential regatta will start in Mingachevir on March 11.