ADŽOctober 12, 20201min219

Niš City Mayor Dragana Sotirovski met with Iva Petrović, the first on the world ranking list of cadets in taekwondo, and handed over state-of-the-art sports equipment provided by the city for this talented athlete. The reception was attended by Niš City Council Member Branislav Kačar and Vladan Nikodijević, the coach of Iva Petrović. The city provided two state-of-the-art body armors for the Taekwondo Club “Asterix”, of which Iva Petrović is a member, and such equipment, as it was said, is owned only by the Taekwondo Club “Galeb”, whose members are Olympic medalists Milica Mandić and Tijana Bogdanović. Mayor Sotirovski said that the city would always help those who achieve top results and promote Niš in the world, as well as that the invitation was open to all others who have talented and successful athletes like Iva Petrović. She wished Iva and her coach a lot of success in the next competitions as well as in achieving the necessary quota for participation in the Olympics in Paris in 2024. Taekwondo Club “Asterix” handed thank-you note to Mayor Sotirovski and Councilor Kačar for the care and contribution of the city to taekwondo sports.