TOMSK, Jun 20 – RIA Tomsk. Tomsk athletes Ilya Afonin, Turgai Mamedov and Anastasia Shiyanova won two gold and one silver medals on the World Cup on kickboxing which took place in the Italian city of Rimini, the press service of the regional administration reported on Tuesday.
As the employee of the regional department on youth policy,
physical culture and sport specified RIA Tomsk, competitions took place in
Rimini from June 15 to June 18.
"Anastasia Shiyanova acted in weight up to 56 kilograms
in the section "full-contact with low-kick", Turgai Mamedov – in
weight up to 71 kilograms, Ilya Afonin – up to 63,5 kilograms. Men competed in
the section "full-contact". They showed worthy results: Anastasia and
Turgai won the Cup, Ilya got the second place", – the press service quotes
the president of the regional federation of kickboxing Kirill Bazayev.
It is added that athletes from the Tomsk region will take
part in the championship of Europe in kickboxing among juniors in the autumn
which will take place in September in the city of Skopje (Macedonia), and in
November Afonin will participate in the World Cup in Hungary.