The European Artistic Gymnastics Championships are underway in Bern, Switzerland.
In the semifinals the Armenian gymnastics team placed 12th in the team competition (248. 702 ). The best 8 teams qualify for the team finals.
In the individual competition Artur Davtyan placed 3rd on the vault (15, 300) passing to the finals. 2015 world pommel horse bronze medalist Harutyun Merdinyan qualified for the finals with 2nd position (15, 491). In the still rings event Vahagn Davtyan took the 4th position (15, 556) and got the right to fight for a winner title in the finals. In the same event Artur Tovmasyan came in 9th (15, 366) and fell behind the finals.
The finals will take place on May 29.
ANOC press service
Aronyan competed with 22 pupils with disabilities from inclusive educational schools.
The team will leave for Spain on June 1 and will return on June 6.
On the last day of the rapid chess tournament he won USA’s Fabiano Caruana.
For the first time athletes born in 1998 came out
After the free skating program Galustyan was 5th.
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