Ajara named the best Sports Region of 2019

Ajara was named the best Sports Region of 2019. Award was given to to Tornike Rijvadze, the Chairman of Ajara AR Government at the final event of 2019 sports events.

‘Batumi became the Sports City of Europe in 2019 and I am glad that now Ajara became the best Sports Region of Georgia. This year was important in terms of hosting sports events. We hosted the European Weightlifting Championships. It should be noted that sports infrastructure of international standards will soon be added to the region. Batumi will have a new UEFA standard stadium, multifunctional sports complex, gym. Congratulations to all the athletes for this important recognition’ – Tornike Rijvadze said.

The final event of sporting events of 2019 was organized by the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport of Georgia. The titles were given to six athletes who won gold at the World Championships last year. It should be noted that Georgia has never had 6 world champions in Olympic sports in one year.