104 athletes to represent Kazakhstan in the Olympics in Rio – MCS RK

06 August 2016, 19:19

Rio de Janeiro has hosted the official opening ceremony of the XXXI Summer Olympic Games. 104 athletes will represent Kazakhstan in these competitions

According to the MCS of the  RK, Kazakhstan managed to win 108 licenses in 26 sports.

The Minister of Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan Arystanbek Mukhamediuly attended the event and also met with the National Olympic team of Kazakhstan.

The opening ceremony was also attended by the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and the president of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach.

The opening ceremony was organized  in Latin American style. Viewers presented vocal and dance performances with the participation of well-known Brazilian artists.