42nd men and 22nd women world junior weightlifting in Tbilisi, Georgia continues. About 300 sportsman from 40 countries compete for medals. Another Zirve ISC representer among them and he won gold medal, too.
Giorgi Chkheidze, 19, from “Tbilisi-Zirve” competed in 105 kg weight category. His aim was to became a champion in his own country. And he did it!
Giorgi did 172 kg in snatch and 207 kg in clean and jerk. Total 379 kg (172 + 207) is enough to win the gold medal at the Junior World Championship and climbed to the highest step of the podium.
He said after victory: “It’s an unforgetable feeling! I am happy and proud! I want to dedicate this victory to my coaches, fans and the whole country – Georgia.”
We congratulate Giorgi for his championships, too and wish all success in the all next tournaments!
მილოცვა თქვენ!