30 october 2008
JSC "BelSwissBank" - the official sponsor of the NOC of the Republic of Belarus
JSC "BelSwissBank" - the official sponsor of the NOC of the Republic of Belarus. Games of the XXIX Summer Olympic Games in Beijing are the fourth games for sovereign Belarusian team and also are the most successful. Let us examine the dynamics of growth in the number of medals won by the team: Atlanta-1996 - 15 medals; Sydney -2000 - 17, Athens, 2004 - 15 and, finally, Beijing 2008 - 19. The result is the following: Belarusian Olympic team took 16th place in the overall medal standings of official Games of the XXIX Summer Olympic Games. All our best athletes have brought home from Beijing: 4 gold, 5 silver and 10 bronze medals.
Heroes of the 2008 Olympics, those who entered the history of the Olympic Movement:
Andrew ARYAMNOV weightlifting
Oksana Menkova athletics, hammer
Andrei and Alexander Bogdanovich, rowing, canoe-pair
Roman PETRUSHENKO, Alex Abalmasov, Arthur Litvinchuk, Vadim Makhnev rowing, canoe-Four
Andrei Rybakov weightlifting
Vadim Devyatovsky athletics, hammer
Natalia Mikhnevich athletics, the kernel
Andrei Kravchenko athletics, decathlon
Inna Zhukova gymnastics
Anastasia Novikova weightlifting
Mikhail Semenov Greco-Roman wrestling
Ekaterina Karsten rowing
Gelah Natalia, Julia Bichik rowing
Andrei Mikhnevich athletics, the kernel
Ivan Tikhon athletics, hammer
Nadezhda Ostapchuk athletics, the kernel
Murad Gaidarov freestyle wrestling
Roman PETRUSHENKO, Vadim Makhnev rowing, canoe-pair
Glafira Martinovich, Alina Tumilovich, Ksenia Sankovich, Zinaida Lunin, Anastasia Ivankov gymnastics, group exercises.
We congratulate the athletes, coaches and all those who tried and fought for the medals, who helped the athletes and those who fled at 4 am to a TV to support our athlets, for Belarus!
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