Four sportspeople from Yamal were included to the national team of Russia on powerlifting
16:04 19 января 2015
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The team of Yamal successfully performed on the competition of Russia on powerlifting among juniors and sub-juniors, which took place in Kostroma. They won 8 medals. The sportspeople won 6 medals on the first two days of the competitions. Other two medals were received on the final days of the competitions.
Roman Bakhshiyev from the town Noyabrsk became the silver prize-winner among young men up to 23 years old. Yevgeniy Melnikov from Salekhard won the bronze medal in the weight category 83 kilograms.
According to the information given to a correspondent of IA «Sever-Press» by the first vice-president of the Federation of powerlifting IPF of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Mukharbek Khosroyev, this is the undoubted success of the team of Yamal. 4 sportspersons from sports schools of Noyabrsk, Salekhard and Tarko-Salye were included to the junior national team of Russia. They will participate in the competition of Russia on bench press, which will take place from the 16th to the 21st of February in the town Berdsk, Novosibirsk Oblast.