Armenian athletes qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympics

12:30 - 27 Apr, 2016

The ANOC press service introduces you the list of the Armenian athletes that have qualified for the XXXI Summer Olympics till today.

 Sport – boxing

Athlete – Artur Hovhannisyan

Weight class – 49kg


Sport – boxing

Athlete – Narek Abgaryan

Weight class – 52kg


Sport – boxing

Athlete – Aram Avagyan

Weight class – 56kg


Sport – boxing

Athlete – Vladimir Margaryan

Weight class 69kg


Sport – freestyle wrestling

Athlete - Garnik Mnatcakanyan

Weight class – 57kg


Sport – freestyle wrestling

Athlete – Georgy Ketoyev

Weight class – 97kg


Sport – freestyle wrestling

Athlete – Levan Berianidze

Weight class – 125kg


Sport – Greco-Roman wrestling

Athlete- Mihran Harutyunyan

Weight class – 66kg


Sport – Greco-Roman wrestling

Athlete – Arsen Julfalakyan

Weight class – 75kg


Sport – Greco-Roman wrestling

Athlete – Maksim Manukyan

Weight class – 85kg


Sport – Greco-Roman wrestling

Athlete – Artur Aleksanyan

Weight class - 98kg


The Armenian weightlifting team has 7 qualifications.


Sport – gymnastics

Athlete – Harutyun Merdinyan


Sport – gymnastics

Athlete – Artur Davtyan


Sport – gymnastics

Athlete – Houry Gebeshyan

The 2016 Rio Olympics will be the 31st Summer Olympic Games. Their opening ceremony will take place in the legendary “ Maracana” stadium of Rio de Janeiro on August 5. From August 5 to 21 within 17 days 10.500 athletes from 205 countries of the world will compete for a collection of 306 medals. The Olympic Games will be held in 33 venues of four regions of Rio - Copacabana, Maracana, Deodoro and Bara. 

P.S Only 100 days remain until the Rio Olympics.

ANOC press service

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