Sportswomen from Yamal successfully performed on the European Judo Championship
8:50 21 сентября 2017
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Judoists from Yamal Anna Guschina and Sofia Pirogova won bronze medals in the team ranking on the European Championship.
The competitions took place in Slovenia for sportspeople up to 21 years old. Besides, Anna took the second place in the individual ranking.
As the president of the judo federation of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Valery Rastopshin says, in August Anna participated in the grownup world championship, where took the fifth place in the team ranking, having won two fights. The sportspeople of Yamal started achieving for such high results owing to support of the company “LUKOIL”.
Now the judoists from Yamal are training in Chelyabinsk Oblast for the competitions of Ural Federal Okrug. Besides, the championship of Russia on judo among men and women is taking place, as the agency of oil and gas information reports. By the results of three days, the sportspeople of Yamal received one golden medal and one silver medal: Askhab Kostoyev became the country’s champion in the weight 100 kilograms, Aram Grigoryan took the second place in the weight category 66 kilograms.