Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 20
Slovenian Honorary Consul to Azerbaijan Elnur Allahverdiyev met with a Slovenian delegation Feb. 20, which arrived in Baku for the FIG World Challenge Cup in Artistic Gymnastics.
During the meeting, the consul talked to athletes and coaches and wished them success in the competition.
Slovenia is represented by six gymnasts at the FIG World Challenge Cup in Artistic Gymnastics.
Slovenia was represented by 81 athletes in 15 kinds of sport at the first European Games in Baku in 2015.
The FIG World Challenge Cup in Artistic Gymnastics kicked off in Baku Feb. 19 and is to end Feb. 21. As many as 45 male and 22 female gymnasts will compete for medals in apparatus finals of the World Challenge Cup.
In general, athletes from 19 countries are to participate in the event.
Men's and women's qualifications on the first two days of the competitions will be followed by apparatus finals on the last day.