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 fifth hero is gymnast Arthur Tovmasyan.
Date of birth: 18/06/1992
Place of birth: Yerevan
Participation in the European Games: First time
Most painful defeat: The 4th place at the 2014 European Championship
Most important victory: The victory at the 2015 Universiade
At the European Games…
“I hope I’ll enjoy both the Games and the atmosphere. I want to perform my exercise well but qualifying for the final won’t satisfy me as me and my coaches have reached the level where only a medal can delight us. No medal, no history”.
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