President Bach welcomed the Mongolian President, who he said led a ‘sports-loving country’. The delegation also included Naidan Tuvshinibayar, the winner of Mongolia’s first Olympic gold medal, in judo, at the Olympic Games Beijing 2008.
After touring The Olympic Museum, the two leaders discussed the development of sport in Mongolia and especially the contribution of Olympic Solidarity to helping athletes from Mongolia with Olympic scholarships and helping with coaching.
The pair also discussed Mongolia’s participation in the upcoming Olympic Games in Tokyo and Beijing.
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