Professional footballers resume training on May 15

Bulgaria's Ministry of Youth and Sports has received approval from the Ministry of Health of a Plan for organizing and conducting preparatory training in professional football. As of May 15, 2020 the professional teams can start collective training..

published on 5/11/20 2:53 PM

Bulgarian athletes resume training sessions

The Bulgarian Athletics Federation has made public the new rules of training in Bulgaria in the conditions of the coronavirus pandemic. Athletics training sessions are only allowed for registered competitors, and only on outdoor race tracks..

published on 5/11/20 12:46 PM

Peace Run passes through Bulgaria virtually

This year's Peace Run will pass through Bulgaria virtually. However, the Bulgarian runners will cover a total of 1008 km for this country in the period May 11 to May 17. Each of the seven Bulgarian participants will run the required distance..

published on 5/10/20 2:20 PM

Lokomotiv Plovdiv defeats Levski in virtual charity game

Lokomotiv Plovdiv scored a 3:0 win against Levski in a virtual game of the Bulgarian football cup tournament. The match was played via the FIFA 20 Ultimate Team platform with all funds raised going to aid in the fight against Covid-19. The teams..

published on 5/9/20 3:55 PM

Bulgarian football championship to be resumed on 5 June

The Bulgarian Football Union’s expert working group has taken a decision to resume the first league championship on 5 June, and the training process - as of mid-May. If the 2019/2020 season is completed, the finals of the Bulgarian Supercup are..

published on 5/7/20 2:56 PM

Bulgaria's football championship could be finished in empty stadiums

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov will help the professional football club Levski, but only after a change in the club's ownership, Bulgaria's Sports Minister Krasen Kralev announced. In a letter to Borissov, the fan clubs of the Levski call on the state to..

published on 5/5/20 7:24 PM

Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race – world’s longest footrace

" Our society has been wasting a lot of energy in an attempt to oppose each other. I would call on all people to be more humble, taking into account others' opinions. Opposition in no way helps us be psychologically resilient."..

published on 5/5/20 12:49 PM

Bulgarian doctor is optimistic about Tokyo Olympic Games in 2021

The Tokyo Summer Olympics could be held in 2021 without available vaccine against Covid-19. Stefan Strugarov, a longtime doctor of the Bulgarian Olympic delegations, has told the BNR. According to him by next summer the majority of people would..

published on 5/4/20 6:06 PM
Pirin Galov during Pirin Ultra

Ultramarathon runners are already warming up for “Run around the clock” on Mount Vitosha

Sports lovers have accumulated a great deal of energy in the time since the state of emergency was introduced in Bulgaria over the Covid-19 pandemic. After the lifting of the ban on individual outdoor sports ultramarathon lovers can’t..

published on 5/4/20 11:36 AM

Professional athletes should be allowed to resume training: MP Mariya Tsvetkova from VMRO

It is time to allow professional athletes to resume training, Bulgaria’s MP from VMRO party Mariya Tsvetkova wrote on her Fecebook page. For now, the sports facilities should be open for professional athletes only and the number of athletes and..

published on 5/2/20 5:01 PM