Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Mongolian Football Federation has chosen Mr. Hans Michael Weiss as a national league coach, in consideration of his UEFA PRO rank and experience in working with Asian players.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ An opening ceremony was held on March 27, Monday at Central Sports Palace for Universiade - 2017 national multi-sport event of university athletes which is currently taking place.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Sambo World Cup 2017 took place in Moscow, Russia on March 24-26 and 300 athletes from 29 countries participated in the competition. Mongolian athletes were trained by coach J.Bayarsaikhan and successfully competed in the tournament.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On March 24, the 7th forum of the Mongolian National Olympic Committee (MonNOC) was held at Shangri-La Hotel in Ulaanbaatar to discuss reports of the last 4-year plan and the appointment of the next President of the Committee.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolian athlete S.Temuulen scoops bronze medal from Special Olympics World Winter Games Austria 2017 in 50M Snowshoeing race category held on March 23. Adding another medal to the their collection, Mongolian team secures 2 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze medals from this year's Special Olympics Winter Games.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ World’s largest winter sports event for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, “Special Olympics World Winter Games Austria 2017” is taking place from March 17 to March 24. As of today, 14 Mongolian participants have won 2 gold, 4 silver and 1 bronze medals.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Ulaanbaatar Marathon - 2017 public sporting event is to take place on May 20, this year.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolian athlete N.Uyanga from Darkhan-Uul province won a gold medal in 100-meter alpine skiing tournament held on the first day of the 2017 Youth Winter Special Olympic Games. She became the first Mongolian to win gold medal from the Special Olympic Winter Games.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Mongolian national team played its second game yesterday at the Asian “Challenge Cup” hockey competition, being held in Bangkok, Thailand. The homesters lost this game to Mongolians after three rounds of fierce duel, with points 5:4. In its first game, the Mongolian team clean swept the Singaporeans by 13:0.
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ “New Taipei Wan Jin Shi 2017” international marathon was held on March 19 and Mongolian marathoner, International Master B.Munkhzaya won a gold medal in the women’s category.