17- the summer Olympic champion of Games-2008 in Beijing, the leader of the fencing national team of sablistka Olga Harlan is recognized as the best sportswoman of the Olympic August. Month is recognized by the best trainer Artem Skorokhod - the mentor O. Harlan.
As reports a press - National Olympic Committee service, the solution of the Commission of experts was given hardly, after all it is heaviest to choose one Olympic champion among 10 "gold" victors of sports arenas of Heavenly Empire. Members of the commission noted a heroic contribution of each athlete, however gave preference to the young fencer who was the true leader of the team, the presented Ukraine first long-awaited "gold".
We will remind, the Ukrainian women's team on fencing on sabers as a part of Olga Harlan, Elena Homrova, Olga Zhovnir and Galina Pundik won gold medals of the Olympic Games-2008.