At the Youth World Weightlifting Championship ongoing in Las Vegas Armenian representatives at 89 kg have conquered silver and bronze medals.
Garik Karapetyan has become a silver medalist of the championship and Gevorg Ghahramanyan has placed third. At both snatch and clean and jerk Karapetyan has registered a 305 kg result (137+168) and Ghahramanyan – 304 kg (134+170). Saudi Arabia’s Yousef Alothman has been named the champion with 307 kg (136+171).
At the IWF Youth World Championship Armenia’s woman representative is Liana Gyurjyan (76 kg) who will perform on March 13.
The weightlifters have left for Las Vegas led by coaches Gevorg Davtyan and Vigen Khachatryan.
He summed up the passing year and spoke about 2016 programs
Now Armenia has 30 Olympic qualifications overall
The Armenian representative Izabella Yaylyan became a champion at the 2015 European Junior & U23 Weightlifting Championships.
These children are going to be the future of Armenian basketball.
The finals of the separate apparatus will take place on October 25.
he conference is led by the head of Armenia’s anti-doping agency, Areg Hovhannisyan