Ionela, Marius Cozmiuc chosen Romania’s flagbearers at 2024 Olympic Games opening ceremony

Rowers Ionela and Marius Cozmiuc, husband and wife, will be Romania’s flagbearers at the opening ceremony of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris on July 26, the Romanian Olympic Committee (COR) announced on Thursday.

The two have won a combined 19 medals at major competitions. Ionela has 8 medals in her career, she is a three-time world champion and three-time European champion, and she also competed in two editions of the Olympic Games: Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020. Marius has 11 medals in his career, he is a two-time European champion and world champion, he is also an Olympic vice-champion at Tokyo 2020. He has so far competed in three editions of the summer Olympic games, in London 2012, Rio 2016, Tokyo 2020.