NOC Romania awards The Olympic Medalists of Team Romania
The 9 athletes of Team Romania who won Olympic Medals at Tokyo 2020 were awarded their prizes by the Romanian Olympic and Sports Committee and its partner, Toyota Romania, in a shining Award Gala Evening held out-front at the Olympic House in Bucharest.
The President of NOC Romania, Mihai Covaliu, mentioned the high value of these results for the Romanian sport and said: “All the medalists of Team Romania deserve to be awarded and Toyota Romania stands beside us today to make it happen on a high standard… We are all in the service of our athletes, we respect their needs and we honour their results. Looking forward, I am convinced that Paris 2024 shall be very motivating for them and we are all wishing to have another handsome result of Team Romania there. We are also grateful to the EOC, the ANOC and the IOC for their continuous guidance and support.”
Tarcolea, the CEO of Toyota Romania, congratulated the medalists and Team Romania for their efforts and their results. “I’m proud to have the opportunity to award today, along with President Covaliu, the Romanian high-performance sports by offering them these last generation Toyota full hybrid automobiles.”
On this occasion, Toyota Romania also promoted in front of the audience the project Beyond Zero, meant to annihilate the carbon emissions of the Toyota vehicles in the near future.