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Our tumblers return with medals from All-Russian competitions


On July 3-7, All-Russian Competitions in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling were held in Krasnodar, Russia.

Azerbaijani tumblers, having successfully performed in this event, have come back home with the medals. Thus, Aleksey Karatashov and Bilal Gurbanov won the gold medals in the age category of gymnasts aged 9-10 and 11-12 accordingly, while Tofig Aliyev won the bronze medal among the 13-14-year-old gymnasts.  Our country’s only female gymnast representative in the event, Zeynab Gasimli, did not fell behind her teammates and won the “gold” and mounted the first step of the podium.

Our European Champion Mikhail Malkin won the gold medal among the seniors as well.