Irakli Garibashvili expresses condolences over the passing of Georgian triple jumper Viktor Saneyev.
“It is with profound sadness that I learned of the passing of celebrated Georgian triple jumper Viktor Saneyev.
Viktor Saneyev, through his years-long tireless efforts and love of his profession, has put Georgia in the global spotlight. It is thanks to his untamed spirit that he has garnered three gold and one silver Olympic medals, also winning numerous international championships, cups, awards, and accolades. He is also honored as Best Georgian Athlete/Gold Medalist of the 20th Century.
I extend my sincere sympathy to the family, loved ones, and friends of Viktor Saneyev and offer my condolences to Georgia’s sports community”, - says Irakli Garibashvili.