More than 140 journalists have already submitted applications for accreditation for the World Rowing Championships for Men and Women, which will be held in Plovdiv from 8th to 16th September.
The interest is enormous. Also, are expected journalists from the world's most renowned media, including Reuters, France Press, Associated Press, Xinhua, and others. Special studios for BBC, ARD, ZDF and BNT are also being built in the final tower.
"The presence of so many foreign journalists is a huge advertisement for Plovdiv and Bulgaria. We have the confidence of experienced organizers and I am convinced that we will show our city and the state in the best possible light,”said the chairman of the organizing committee Ivan Popov.
The championship will be also attended by the President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach.