Minsk, Belarus, June 30, 2019
Marios Georgiou won the silver medal in artistic gymnastics (men’s parallel bars) at the European Games 2019 in Minsk. The young athlete from Cyprus, sponsored by Carbo One Limited within the global initiative “Adopt an athlete”, showed inflexible courage, uncompromising strength of fighting spirit and eagerness to win, despite some unsuccessful setbacks at the preliminary stages of the tournament.
Carbo One as a Major Sponsor of the Olympic Committee of Cyprus and active supporter of the program “Adopt an athlete on the way to Tokyo 2020” is confident that such tournaments allow young sportsmen to improve their personal athletic performance and sportive skills, assess their capabilities and get additional motivations.
Carbo One is proud to be able to promote the development of sports movement and a healthy lifestyle in Cyprus, as well as to support the Cyprus gymnastic team of four athletes Marios Georgiou, Victoria Skittides, Tom Nicolaou and Ilias Georgiou on their way to Summer Olympics in Japan. Carbo One believes that this is the most important mission and the European Games became a good opportunity for Cyprus athletes to test their strength ahead of Tokyo 2020 and unite the spirit of European sportsmen.
The 2nd European Games 2019 took place in Minsk (Belarus) from 21 to 30 June 2019. The continent’s biggest sports forum featured more than 4,000 athletes from 50 countries. The sportsmen were competing for 200 sets of medals in 15 sports (23 disciplines). Ten of the sports offered qualification opportunities for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. The slogan of the event is “Bright Year, Bright You”, which also refers to the national domain of the Republic of Belarus and the official international abbreviation – BY.
Carbo One Limited, being a socially responsible company, actively supports ecological, cultural, sporting and charity events around the globe and clearly recognizes the crucial importance of participating in events aimed at developing a harmonious and healthy society in the modern world.