The opening ceremony of Mogilev region's Hall of Olympic and Sports Fame was held in the regional centre on February 5. Mogilev region executive committee's chairman Petr Rudnik, the first deputy Minister of Sports and Tourism Alexander Gagiev, vice-president of Belarus National Olympic Committee Nikolai Ananiev, Mogilev city executive committee's chairman Vladimir Tsumarev, sports veterans, champiuons and prize-winners of Olympic Games, Europe and World Championships partook in the festive ceremony.
The exposition of the hall presents the history of development of physical culture and sports in the region. Visitors can see the unique prizes, won by the regional sportsmen at different competitions, and many other interesting exhibits. The project was initiated by Mogilev region executive committee, sports and tourism department of the region's executive committee, Mogilev region's representative office of the NOK of Belarus and Sports Veterans' Union of Mogilev region.