The press service of the NOC of Armenia continues the “Way to Minsk” project where we feature athletes representing Armenia at the European Games to be held in Minsk from June 21-30. Our fourth hero is shooter Hrach Babayan.
Date of birth: 01/08/1996
Place of birth: Yerevan
Participation in the European Games: Second time
Most painful defeat: In 2015 at the 1st European Games.
Most important victory: At the Youth Olympic Games Nanjing 2014
At the European Games…
“It’s tougher than the first time to go to these games as there are some psychological problems; now my result is worse than then. I must overcome myself, only that way I’ll be able to reach the final.”
Amoyan became a silver medalist of the European Championship
Armenia’s only representative in the World Athletics Championship.
The Armenian Weightlifting Championship had been held from February 14 to 18
Harutyun Merdinyan, Vahagn Davtyan and Arthur Tovmasyan have qualified for.
Arthur Davtyan has also become a gold medalist in the all-around event.