Georgian athletes will receive 1 million GEL from the state if they win gold medals at the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games.
I am deeply sure that we will hear the hymn of Georgia very many times in Tokyo under our national flag”, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili has addressed the athletes earlier today.
A total of 35 athletes will participate in eleven games in the Tokyo Olympics between July 23 and August 8.
The Olympic flame has arrived in Tokyo for the final two weeks of its 120-day relay around all 47 prefectures of Japan.
Travelling under the slogan ‘Hope Lights Our Way’ the flame was welcomed at a ceremony at the Komazawa Olympic Park Stadium, a venue built for the Olympic Games Tokyo 1964.