In Banja Luka (Bosnia and Herzegovina) the European championship on karate (WKC version) took place.
370 athletes participated in competitions from 16 countries. As a part of the women's national team of Ukraine two Nikolaev sportswomen, pupils of club "A nickname - to" (trainer Alexander Rymbalovich) - Aleksandra Rymbalovich and Victoria Katrenko acted.
In the first day our sportswomen won silver medals in the command section кумитэ (duels). Some moments separated Ukrainians from the first place, only the trauma - an eyebrow section at Victoria Katrenko - prevented command to become the champion.
The second day of competitions became for the Nikolaev girls not less successful. In personal duels in absolute category second there was Aleksandra Rymbalovich, and the third - Victoria Katrenko. Vika, by the way, debuted in an age category of 18 years and is more senior.
Aleksandra Rymbalovich - the student of NSU of a name of V. A. Sukhomlinsky, and Victoria Katrenko studies in NUK of a name of the admiral S. Makarov.
On arrival to Nikolaev the wedding of two leaders of the national team of Ukraine on karate - dnepropetrovets of Konstantin Elansky and our Sasha Rymbalovich took place. We congratulate athletes on this joyful event and we wish a strong sports family!