Posts tagged as athletes

Thousands of athletes use innovation made by Latvian pupils

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Four years ago, Aksels Zingulis and Reinis Nikuļcevs started a business while still at school. Now, their company  RocketGrip exports an innovative product invented in Latvia – hockey equipment handles – to 45 countries, Latvian Television reported September 2. The business idea began with one of the guys getting sick and tired of re-wrapping the end of the hockey stick every time during training. “I was a pretty lazy athlete. In…

Estonian, Polish ministers of culture and sport discuss fight against doping

Friday, January 18, 2019

Estonia’s Minister of Culture Indrek Saar and Poland’s Minister of Sport and Tourism Witold Banka discussed cooperation between the two countries in sports at their meeting in Tallinn on Thursday, focusing on the topic of fight against  doping. “Poland has carried our several major reforms in the field of combating doping in recent years. Poland has evolved as an important  partner in this internationally. Close international cooperation is of utmost…