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AKIPRESS.COM - The Mongolian Student Sports Federation has been named the best in Asia during the General Assembly of the Asian University Sports Federations held in Xiamen, China, according to News.mn.
The Mongolian Student Sports Federation (MSSF) was named the best for success throughout last year.
D.Jargalsaikhan, MSSF secretary, received the accolade during the ceremony. More than 150 delegations from 30 Asian countries participated in the meeting, which was led by President Oleg Matytsin and Secretary General Eric Saintrod.
Between 2010 and 2016, MSSF has sent 238 athletes and teams to 20 Asian championships, in which, young Mongolian sportmen and women have taken a total of 34 medals – 8 gold, 10 silver and 16 bronze. MSSF also organized the 2012 Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship and the 2016 Asian Men’s Basketball Championship in Ulaanbaatar.