Armenia will participate in the IWF Junior World Championships with 6 weightlifters.
The Georgian capital city of Tbilisi will host the 2016 IWF Junior World Championships from June 23 to July 2 where Armenia will be represented by the following athletes – Zhorzh Yeghikyan (77kg), Davit Hovhannisyan (77kg), Samvel Gasparyan (94kg) and Simon Martirosyan (+105kg).
Sona Poghosyan and Arpine Dalalyan will fight for medals among girls.
The Armenian Weightlifting Team will leave for Tbilisi on 23th of June and will return on 2nd of July.
ANOC press service
Mikael Mikaelyan is the third athlete from the Mikaelyan family who is given such honor
Karapet Manvelyan deserved a bronze medal.
Levon Aronyan will miss the first round.
In the last round of the tournament Aronyan will play with Maksim Lagrave
Minasyan lifted a combined weight of 227 kg
He summed up the passing year and spoke about 2016 programs