The Armenian Fencing Youth Championship has kicked off in Yerevan.
In the first day of competition athletes competed at foil. Michael Hovhannisyan was crowned Armenia’s champion, Armen Dalakyan placed second and Henrik Balikyan and Hayk Barseghyan became bronze medalists.
The sabre competition will take place on February 12.
The Armenian Fencing Youth Championship is attended by more than 100 athletes from Yerevan, Byureghavan, Gyumri and Vanadzor.
The championship has kicked off on February 11 and will end on February 13.
ANOC press office
This year almost 80 athletes will take part in the tournament
In the pommel horse event Harutyun Merdinyan (15, 8 points) registered the highest result
Artur Nazaryan in a conversation with ANOC spoke about teams’ performances and future programs
The Championship is being held in a cycle style
The Armenian Athletics Team has gained one more Olympic qualification…