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Young Smolensk army men took part in the tournament “Cup of the Smolensk region in taekwondo for the prizes of the Hero of the Soviet Union Colonel G.I. Boyarinov ”, which took place in Smolensk.

About 200 athletes of different ages from Smolensk and the region took part in the competition. In the context of restrictive measures for the spread of coronavirus infection, the tournament has become a rare opportunity for athletes to demonstrate their skills. Having become traditional, it has also been solving the important task of patriotic education of the younger generation for many years.

The athletes of the taekwondo department of the sports school of the Smolensk branch of CSKA showed excellent results, having withstood strong competition and won 5 gold medals.

The winners of the competition among boys born in 2006-2008 in the weight category up to 33 kg were Nikita Bogdan (33 kg) and Roman Miroshnikov (41 kg). In the same age group among girls, Kira Medvedeva (55 g) won gold in the tournament.

In the fights of taekwondo players born in 2009-2010 Anastasia Shuneleva (48 kg) won among girls, Stanislav Tereshchenko (33 kg) among boys.

According to the results of the team standings, the team of the CSKA / Smolensk sports school entered the top three teams of the tournament, taking the honorable third place.

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