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The triumph of the Turkmen weightlifter at the Solidarity Championship
13 Feb
The triumph of the Turkmen weightlifter at the Solidarity Championship

On February 12, 2020, in the final day of the International Solidarity Weightlifting Championship held in Tashkent (Uzbekistan), the national team of Turkmenistan won medal of the highest standard, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reports.

The trainer of the 7th sports school on weightlifting of the city of Mary Hojamuhammed Toychiev, performing in the weight category over 109 kg, won a gold medal with a result of 411 kg in the sum of two exercises. At the same time, our athlete turned out to be the strongest both in the jerk discipline (180 kg) and in the second exercise, pushing a weight of 231 kg.

And on the eve of the weightlifters from Turkmenistan brought the national team of Turkmenistan three medals - one silver and two bronze.

The result of the performance of the Turkmenistan national weightlifting team at the International Solidarity Championship in the capital of Uzbekistan - 7 medals of various denominations, including one “gold”. The strongest athletes will receive important rating points and the right to take part in the main sports starts of the four-year summer Olympic Games 2020 in Japan.