ARMENIAN ATHLETES IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP

The third league tournament of the 3rd European Team Championship will start from June 18 in Reykjavik. There are 15 participant countries that will compete for 2 places of the 2nd league. The Armeenian team will be represented by 20 athletes (11 men, 9 women). The coach of the Armenian team Misha Hayrapetyan included most prominent athletes that had performed well lately in Armenian championships.

The Armenian delegation to Island will be headed by long-jump record holder of Europe, the head of the RA Long-jump Federation Robert Emmiyan.

It is worth mentioning that last year during the 3rd league of the 2nd European Team Championship Armenian team scored 324 points and wan on the 8th place among 15 teams.  5 out of 20 athletes returned as prizewinners taking two 2nd and three 3rd places.

23.05.2011