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 6th hero is gymnast Arthur Davtyan.
Date of birth: 08/08/1992
Place of birth: Yerevan
Participation in the European Games: First time
Most painful defeat: The 4th place (both in the all-around and vault events) at the 2015 European Championship
Most important victory: The 2nd place at the 2016 European Championship
At the European Games…
“I’m not going just to take part. I’ll do my best to win a medal. My motivation will be the medal. My goal is to perform well at vault.”
In case of having the same result as at the World Championship he’ll join in the Olympics.
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