The president of the National Olympic Committee of Armenia, Gagik Tsarukyan, attended the Memorial Tournament after four-time world, sixteen-time European, USSR and Armenia multiple champion, more than 50 record holder Zinaida Simonyan.
The ANOC President watched shooters’ performances, talked with them, gave advices and rewarded them.
On the first competition day the gold medals were taken by Zaven Igityan and Gohar Mkrtchyan (pistol), Aram Gevorgyan and Alla Poghosyan (rifle, mixed), David Abajyan and Lilith Mkrtchyan (10m running target). The last day of the tournament will be held tomorrow.
The opponent was Netherland’s Artyom Gasparyan.
Aram Avagyan faced Japan's Arashi Morisaka...
Previously, in the first game the Armenian team had met Yesentuki’s veterans defeating them 53-47
At running target mixed.
Great Britain’s Thomas Daley (570, 50) became the winner
Like every year, this year also the NOC of Armenia jointly with the national federations organized demonstrative performances