Bishkek, March 16, 2018 / Kabar /. The Chess Federation of Kyrgyzstan became a member of the National Olympic Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic.
President of the Chess Federation Milan Turpanov told that the corresponding order was signed on the eve by Secretary General of the NOC Salamat Ergeshov.
"Our players have shown recently very good results in international tournaments, this step will give impetus to the development of this sport in our country," said Turpanov.
The National Olympic Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic is an organization representing Kyrgyzstan in the international Olympic movement. It was founded in 1991.
The National Olympic Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic is a member of the International Olympic Committee, the Olympic Council of Asia and other international sports organizations.