UEG Executive Committee: Farid Gayibov will lead UEG very well
Split, Croatia, Dec. 3
By Zaur Mustafayev - Trend:
The newly-elected president of the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG), Farid Gayibov, will lead the UEG very well, Paolo Frising, the reprsentative of the UEG Executive Committee, told Trend.
He noted that the 27th Congress in Split, Croatia went very well and was very well organized.
“The results were not really predictable and there were some surprises,” he said. “I'm happy that we have a new president and I think he will lead the UEG in the next four years very well together with the vice president and the new executive committee. For myself, my result is okay, I am happy I was elected again as the vice president."
Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation Secretary General Farid Gayibov was elected as the President of the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG).
The 50 member Federations of the UEG elected the new UEG authorities at the 27th Congress in Split, Croatia Dec.2.
Gayibov gained 28 votes, leaving behind Edvard Kolar, President of the Management Board of the Slovenian Sports Lottery, who received 20 votes. Gayibov will replace Georges Guelzec (FRA), who led the UEG since 2009.