Participants of the European Youth and Junior SAMBO Championship

April 11 2019

Today 265 sambo athletes arrived in Limassol, Cyprus, from 21 countries of Europe: Armenia, Ukraine, Russia, Bulgaria, Georgia, Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Israel, Azerbaijan, Moldova, France, Ireland, the Netherlands, Germany, Greece, Romania, Macedonia, Cyprus and Poland.

Tomorrow starts the first competition day. Athletes will compete in the following weight categories: 48, 60, 75 kg (Youth, M); 40, 52, 65 kg (Youth, W); 48, 62, 82 kg (Juniors, M); 44, 56, 68 kg (Juniors, W).

The preliminaries start at 10:00 am and will be followed by the semifinals. Then, there will be a lunch break. The evening part of the competition, opening ceremony and finals will begin at 17:30.

Follow the European Youth and Junior SAMBO Championships online on our website! Each country has presented its best athletes, and each hopes that it will return with a medal. Tomorrow the first competition day will start and determine the first best sambo athletes of the European Youth and Junior SAMBO Championship.

April 11—15, 2019 European Sambo Championship among Youth and Juniors  Cyprus, Limassol