A few days left before the start of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Sabina Ashirbaeva will represent Kazakhstan at the international competitions in rhythmic gymnastics. She is the only owner of the Olympic license in this sport from our country. Presently, the 17-year-old gymnast is training intensively.
Sabina ASHIRBAYEVA, INDIVIDUAL KAZAKH RHYTHMIC GYMNAST:
Of course, I wish all athletes every success, good luck, great patience, hard work because it's not in vain. Every athlete worked, tried, and if they reached the Olympic Games, they have to compete worthily.
Aliya YUSSUPOVA, HEAD COACH OF KAZAKHSTAN'S NATIONAL TEAM IN RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS:
The most powerful strength of Sabina is her hard working ethic and she understands and trusts her coach. She really fulfills the burden I instruct her to fulfill, she is just very hardworking.