On the 70th anniversary of ASIPC President ANOC Gagik Tsarukyan awarded medals to professors’ staff for the contribution in the development of physical culture and sport, and dissemination of the Olympic ideals.
Dean of Sports and Health Recovery faculty, Professor Anahit Harutynyan was awarded the Medal of the NOC of Armenia "Hrant Shahinyan".
Head of Wrestling department Boris Saghyan, head of Anatomy and Biomechanics department Henzel Pashikyan and professor of Kinesiology department Stepan Grigoryan were awarded the Medal of the ANOC "Albert Azaryan".
Head of Pedagogic and Psychology Department, Harutyun Babayan, professor of Anatomy and Biomechanics department, Lena Manukyan, head of master’s Department, associate professor Artak Stepanyan, professor of the Józef Piłsudski University of Physical Education, Henrik Sozanski were awarded the Medal of the ANOC "Vladimir Ebgibaryan”.
Rector of Kazakh Academy of Sport and Tourizm, Baurzhan Zakiryanov and rector of National Sports Academiy “Vasil Levski”, Geshev Pencho were awarded the Medal of the ANOC "Varazdat Arshakuni”.
Gagik Tsarukyan also granted the medals of National Olympic Committee of Armenia to the president of International Association of Physical Culture and Sport Universities, professor Kairat Zakiryanov, the rector of National University of Physical Education and Sport of Ukraine, Vladimir Platonov, the rector of National Institute of the Physical Culture and Sport of Moldova, professor Vyacheslav Manolaki.
The guests were invited to the festive dinner at “Paravon” restaurant.
Previously, in the first game the Armenian team had met Yesentuki’s veterans defeating them 53-47
The tournament which was being held from May 8 to 10 was attended by 180 wrestlers
Levan Berianidze (130kg) is still the only wrestler who has got an Olympic qualification.
The Championship is being held in a cycle style
The place and the exact list of the participants will be announced on January 22, 2016.