The World Fencing Championships of Cadets and juniors were held in Torun, Poland from April 8-14.
The Armenia team joined the championship with 6 athletes, Seda Gevorgyan (foil), Svetlana Yesayan (épée), Hamlet Mkhoyan (foil), Alik Navasardyan (épée), Hovhannes Muradyan (épée) and Narek Avagyan (épée).
Alik Navasardyan performed better than other Armenian representatives having 2 wins in groups stage and passed to the next round where he also celebrated one victory but dropped out of the competition. It should be noted that the épée event of the World Championship had brought together 140 fencers.
The team’s head coach also gave an assessment to the organization…
The tournament will be attended by teams from 8 countries
On the 5th competition day wrestlers of 55, 63, 77, 87 and 130 kg entered the mat.
On April 30 the youth team will spend a training camp
The training camp is attended by 10 shooters