Businessman & Maecenas from Azerbaijan
june 11th, 2013

2016 Olympic Games to involve Azerbaijani golf team

President of the Azerbaijan Golf Federation Anar Mammadov said that Azerbaijan will be represented in gold in 2016 Olympics.

"2012 and the first half of 2013 was a very important period for the development of golf in Azerbaijan. In fact, the year of 2012 can be considered the time of formation of gold as a new kind of sport in Azerbaijan", he said on Facebook, "I have to note that the 2016 Olympic Games will involve Azerbaijani team in gold. I do hope that gold will be another sport where we will win awards".

He also noted that golf lessons involving more than a thousand of schoolchildren are organized in schools in Baku.