Ukrainian national biathlon team which included Juliya Dzhyma, Iryna Varvynets, Olena Pidhrushna and Anastasiia Merkushyna won bronze during relay on the stage of Biathlon World Cup 2016 (Pokljuka, Slovenia). Coaches of Ukrainian national team entrusted Juliya Dzhyma to run the second stage, and she had completely justified trust and expectations. Only one extra cartridge with high speed let Ukrainian national team be the leader of the race for some time. Moreover, the advantage over the teams of Germany and France was quite large – about 15 seconds. During the last two stages Ukrainian national team took the third place, and German national team got the victory.
19-20 November International Archery Tournament was held in Luxembourg. About 160 participants from 18 countries of Europe and the USA took part in it. Polina Rodionova, student of Academic and Research Institute of Business Technologies “Ukrainian Academy of Banking” of Sumy State University, took the third place in the tournament.
The 43rd European Wado Kai Karate Championships took place at Liège (Belgium) on 4-6 November 2016. 460 athletes from 15 countries participated in it. Student of Oleg Balatskyi Academic and Research Institute of Finance, Economics and Management of Sumy State University Ivan Bolbit won silver (kumite, 16-17 years, +76 kg) as the part of Ukrainian national team.
Sumy State University is proud of our students and offers congratulations on one more victory!