The mayor of Kharkiv Gennady Kernes and the President of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine Sergey Bubka discussed the possibility of creating in the Central Park of culture and leisure.Bitter Alley of Olympic Champions.
“We are trying across the country to spread this idea (the Alley of Olympic Champions – if), and a special place here belongs to Kharkiv, because you have 45 Olympic Champions and prize-winners in the entire history of the Olympic movement of our time,” Bubka was quoted by the press service of the Kharkiv city Council.
Kernes said that the city authorities are already considering this idea.
“We have a rough visual draft of how it might look. We are thinking in the sports sector to Gorky Park to build a walkway,” said Kernes.