Military Sportsmen Win 8 Medals at the European Taekwondo ITF Championship
CHISINAU, November 1, 2011 — The sportsmen of the Central Sports Club of the Army (CSCA), who took part in the European Taekwondo ITF Championship within the Republic of Moldova National sports team, won 8 medals of different categories. The competition was held during October
Victor Belevici, Chief of CSCA, stated the most successful was Victor Culeac, who won 4 medals for different categories. Thus, the sportsman became European champion at the following categories: team special technique, team power category. He also won the silver and the bronze medals for the individual and team sparring category.
One more representative of CSCA, Nicolae Capatina, won three medals at the above championship: the golden medal for team power category and the bronze medal for the individual and team sparring categories.
The third CSCA sportsman, Iurie Colesnic, was awarded the golden medal at the team special technique category.
The European Taekwondo ITF Championship brought together 250 sportsmen from 16 countries. Republic of Moldova team won 27 medals of different categories at the competition.