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 18th hero is Greco-Roman wrestler Karapet Chalyan.
Sport։ Greco-Roman wrestling
Date of birth: 07/08/1993
Place of birth։ Gyumri
Participation in the European Games: Second time
Most painful defeat: The defeat in the semifinal of the 2018 European Championship
Most important victory։ The gold medal won at the 2013 Youth World Championship
At the European Games…
“I’m going after a victory but if I don’t manage to become a champion a bronze medal will be more preferable because unlike a silver medal you win it.”
The days of the Greco-Roman wrestling competition at the European Games are June 28-30.
At the Olympics he won't be satisfied only with the motto, ՙՙ''The most important is the participation''...
In opinion of Olympic champion Levon Julfalakyan, "Olympavan" has perfect conditions.
The championship will end on May 23
The championship was held at the “Dinamo” sports hall
The ANOC president stressed that such events should be held in all regions.