Dimitar Iliev - Minister of Sports

Dimitar Iliev is Bulgaria’s rally champion (eight times) and the only Bulgarian who is a triple winner of Rally Bulgaria, the most prestigious motorsport event in the country.


Dimitar Iliev’s career started in 1994. In 2013, he announced his withdrawal from sport and choice of teaching career. Associate Professor Dr. Dimitar Iliev teaches at the National Sports Academy “Vassil Levski”, its Technical and Ice Sports Department, the Motoring Sector.


Dimitar Iliev is an expert in road traffic safety that he made his cause over the years. He is the founder of the first safe driving academy where annually he instructs over 2000 people. He loves nature and often goes to the mountain to do sports there.


Languages: English, German and Italian.