On June 3, the Embassy of Turkmenistan in the Republic of Korea organized a bike ride in the city of Seoul dedicated to the World Bicycle Day, established by the UN General Assembly on the initiative of the President of Turkmenistan.
The event was attended by employees of state structures and public organizations of the Republic of Korea, diplomats, as well as representatives of state structures of several countries located in the South Korean capital under the program of advanced training, and Turkmen and foreign students from various higher educational institutions of the Country of morning freshness.
The bike ride with pleasure was also joined the inhabitants of Seoul – fans of cycling.
It is noteworthy that the event on the occasion of World Bike Day coincided with the ceremony of awarding winners of the prestigious international cycling race “Tour de Korea 2018” held on the same day in Seoul. This bike ride started on May 30 and passed through several Korean cities.
Participants of the ceremony of honoring the winners of the Tour de Korea 2018 also supported the bike ride organized by the Turkmen embassy. In the interviews given by the winners and participants of the event, the significance of the UN decision on the establishment of the World Bicycle Day on June 3 was stated, along with the words of gratitude to the government of Turkmenistan for putting forward such a topical initiative.