The 7th “Zirve Games” hosted the fencing competitions as well

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From the 5th to 28th of May, the 7th “Zirve Children’s Games”, dedicated to the 96th anniversary of National Leader Heydar Aliyev, held in the AAAF Park Residential, Recreation and Entertainment Complexes located in Khirdalan and Astara, are proceeding . In the competitions, attended by more than 4000 athletes from 12 nations in 27 sport types, the fencing players joined the struggle.

On May 11, the representatives of “Tahsil” RIM, İOEUGİM №-1and İOEUGİM №-13 competed in the epee type of weapon amidst girls and boys born in 2005-07. After one day, the competitions in sabre type launched. Here, boys and girls representing “Tahsil” RIM, IOEUGIM №-7, IOEUGIM №-13 and “Neftchi” SC struggled at the same age group.

In the competitions attended by nearly 50 athletes, the winners and medalists were awarded with medals, diplomas and memorable gifts. It was noted that the organization of such competitions will stimulate the development of this sport.

The Games, organized by the “Zirve” International Sport Clubs, are becoming a great tradition. The object of the “Zirve Games” is the preservation of the heritage of genius leader, to bring his work to our future generations, at the same time, propagation and development of sport types, strengthen friendly relations between athletes and coaches, improvement of athletes’ skill levels, perfection of competition practices and evaluation of the work done by coaches.

In this year’s competitions, athletes will compete in weightlifting, equestrian, shooting, basketball, boxing, judo, football and beach football, artistic and sporting gymnastics, wrestling (free-style, Greco-Roman), karate, carting, kickboxing, fencing, archery, powerlifting, chess, taekwondo, tennis and table-tennis, swimming, beach volleyball and volleyball, badminton and athletics.

Epee (boys)
1. Orkhan Hasanli
2. Rauf Aruslanov
3. Mahammad Asadullayev
3. Mirsaleh Abbasov

Epee (girls)
1. Nazila Rahimova
2. Khadija Hasanli
3. Alfiya Abdinova
3. Aynur Guliyeva

Sabre (boys)
1. Rasul Aliyev
2. Yaroslav Aboimov
3. Eshgin Nuriyev
3. Ulvi Rasulzadeh

Sabre (girls)
1. Khadija Shamilova
2. Tarana Mammadli
3. Afet Mursagulova
3. Nurana Verdiyeva