The Armenian Weightlifting Championship is underway at the Yerevan State Sports Collage of Olympic Reserve.
In the third, competition day weightlifters of 69kg and 77kg weight classes competed.
Vanik Avetisyan (305kg) became Armenia’s champion in the 69 weight class and Zhorzh Yeghikyan (310kg) finished first in the 77kg weight class.
On February 17 athletes of 85kg and 94kg weight classes will come out.
ANOC press office
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