Athletes of the Dnipro 80 Judo Sports Club competed at the European Championship.
The Kaunas European Judo Championship among Cadets under 18 has ended in Kaunas (Lithuania). In the national team of Dnepropetrovsk region there were 3 athletes representing SC Judo 80.- Oleg Verediba, (55 kg), Victoria Popovich (63 kg), who won 9th place in the individual standings, Maria Merkulova (70 kg). SK Judo-80 coach Yuri Pierog our judoists got good practice and experience. In the team standings our team won 7th place both in women and men.
Now Oleg Verediba and Maria Merkulova are preparing for the European Youth Olympic Festival which will be held from 23 to 28 July 2017 in Hungary.
The next serious competition in the representatives of Judo-80 will be held on August 8-9. In the Polish city of Gdynia will host the second stage of the European Judo Cup among juniors up to 21 years. Catherine Ambulance, Pauline Shikhai and Anna Dancer.