16 March 2010, Tuesday, 16:20

President RB Murtaza Rakhimov congratulated Bashkir sportsmen with their victories at Paralympic Games in Vancouver

author: news-agency "Bashinform"

The President RB Murtaza Rakhimov congratulated Bashkir sportsmen Irek Zaripov and Cyril Mikhailov with the golden medals, won at the Paralympic Games-2010 in Vancouver.

“Dear Irek Airatovitch!

Let me heartily congratulate you with the excellent performance at the X Winter Paralympic Games-2010 in Canada!

The golden medals won by you in biathlon and cross-country skiing have become the result of your sport heroism, firmness and persistence. I wish you strong health, well-being, happiness and new victories for the good of native Bashkortostan and the whole of Russia!

President of Republic of Bashkortostan Murtaza Rakhimov” – said in the greeting message of President RB, addressed to Irek Zaripov.

“Dear Cyril Andreevitch!

Let me with all my heart congratulate you with your excellent performance at the X Winter Paralympic Games-2010 in Canada!

Thanks to your professionalism and high mastery, purposefulness, patriotism and will to victory you’ve left the strongest biathlonists of the world behind, thus, making weighty contribution to the piggy-bank of the Russian Paralympic national team.

Let me express my deep thanks for that and let me wish you strong health, well-being, happiness and new sport achievements for the good of native Bashkortostan and the whole of Russia!

President of Republic of Bashkortostan Murtaza Rakhimov” – said in the Presidential greeting message, addressed to Cyril Mikhailov.