The weightlifter Norayr Avetisyan won the bronze medal at the 2015 European Junior & U23 Weightlifting Championships in Klaipeda, Lithuania.
Norayr Avetisyan (77kg) lifted a combined weight of 315kg (140+175).
In the snatch he was the 5th and in the clean and jerk the 3rd.
At the European Junior & U23 Weightlifting Championships Armenia has already 4 medals. Smbat Margaryan (56kg) has won the silver medal at U23 Weightlifting Championship and Marzpet Minasyan(56kg) has taken the 3rd place at U20 Weightlifting Championship. Izabella Yaylyan has become a champion of U20 Weightlifting Championship.
The team will spend its next game against the Albania team on July 19th:
Armenia’s sports delegation of the Youth Olympic Games is already in the homeland.
On April 12 Vanik Avetisyan and Rostam Karapetyan will also fight for medals
World Boxing Championship is being held in Doha
The Armenian delegation has left for Spain on May 15.
Before the last round.
Our country will be represented by 33 athletes at the Olympic Games…