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 20th hero is Greco-Roman wrestler Karen Aslanyan.
Sport։ Greco-Roman wrestling
Date of birth։ 22/07/1995
Place of birth։ Yerevan
Participation in the European Games: First time
Most painful defeat: The defeat suffered at the 2014 European Championship
Most important victory: The bronze medal of the 2018 European Championship (he won the medal on his brother’s birthday
At the European Games…
“I have no minimal or maximal task. I'm going after a gold medal.”
The days of the Greco-Roman wrestling competition at the European Games are June 28-30.
I had lifted 125kg during trainings...
In a conversation with the ANOC press service he spoke about the medal and his bouts.
Simon Martirosyan also won gold medals in the snatch and clean and jerk.
The XXXI Summer Olympics will be held in Rio de Janeiro
Hripsime Khurshudyan and Nazik Avdalyan became European champions…
The prize fund of the first Half Marathon held in Yerevan was $ 6 million.