Bulgarian athletes blocked in Kenya continue training

Three of Bulgaria's athletes in medium and long-distance running Militsa Mircheva, Yolo Nikolov and Mitko Tsenov, who were at a training camp in Kenya, have remained blocked there because of the global coronavirus crisis . The last flight from Nairobi..

published on 3/28/20 2:29 PM
Dobromir Karamarinov

Bulgarian Dobromir Karamarinov elected interim President of European Athletics

The President of the Bulgarian Athletic Federation Dobromir Karamarinov was elected interim President of the European Athletic Association until October 21. Karamarinov replaces European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen who suffered a severe..

published on 3/26/20 9:38 AM

Bulgarian Olympic Committee welcomes IOC decision to postpone Tokyo Olympics

The Bulgarian Olympic Committee has welcomed today’s decision of the  International Olympic Committee executive board to postpone the 32 nd Tokyo Olympics until after 2020, but no later than the summer of 2021. The Bulgarian..

published on 3/24/20 5:26 PM

Bulgarian Football Union: The National Football Championship to be resumed in May

The Bulgarian Football Championship will be resumed in May and all matches until the end of the season are to take place.  This was the decision taken by the Bulgarian Football Union. The championship has now been suspended temporarily until April 13..

published on 3/23/20 1:41 PM

On June 4, Bulgarian football team to have chance to get closer to UEFA Euro 2020

The European headquarters of UEFA set new dates for the UEFA Euro 2020 qualifying play-offs. According to the updated program, the match between Bulgaria and Hungary is to take place on June 4 at the Vasil Levski Stadium in Sofia. If Bulgaria was..

published on 3/20/20 3:13 PM

Bulgarian boxers win medals, then go under quarantine

Two Bulgarian boxers have achieved victories at the European Olympic boxing qualifiers in London. In the 51-kg category, two-time world vice-champion Stoyka Krasteva won against French boxer Elharidi. Simeon Chamov won against Vytautas..

published on 3/17/20 3:22 PM

World Rhythmic Gymnastics Cup in Sofia cancelled over coronavirus epidemic

The Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup in Sofia, scheduled to take place from April 10-12, is postponed, the Bulgarian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation has announced. The accompanying International Tournament for the Sofia Cup scheduled for April 5-7 is also..

published on 3/13/20 7:05 PM

Simona Petkova – football player with brave heart

In Gabrovo - the Bulgarian city of humor, not all stories start very joyfully. Just like the one of Simona, who grew up in a family of a mother and six siblings but kept dreaming of playing football at a crowded stadium. Today, she is a player of..

published on 3/11/20 11:38 AM

Boryana Kaleyn wins three medals in rhythmic gymnastics Grand Prix in Brno

Bulgarian rhythmic gymnast Boryana Kaleyn showed great performance at the Grand Prix competition in the Czech city of Brno. Kaleyn won the gold medal with clubs. With ribbon the 19-year-old Bulgarian remained second and also added a..

published on 3/9/20 1:05 PM

Skiers and snowboarders in national costume descend Snezhanka peak

The event is organized for the 4 th year running in the winter resort of Pamporovo in the Rhodopes to mark 3 March.  A 25-metre long national flag and a group of bagpipe players from the 101 kaba bagpipes orchestra from Smolyan came..

published on 3/3/20 2:10 PM