Yulia Kazryatova, a student of the Volga region Academy of sports, won a bronze medal at the G2 Taekwondo international ranking tournament "Fujairah Open" held in the UAE.
According to Alexey Kaplev, senior lecturer of the Department of theory and methodology of martial arts of the Academy, the tournament is the largest and most representative in Asia. It was attended by 1,800 athletes.
Five other University students took part in the competition as part of the team from Kazan: Valeria Demidova, Nadezhda Kochneva, mark Abulkhanov, Alexey Berglezov and Kamilla Kasymova. All of them, as noted Caplet, performed very adequately, having won several victories. Demidova stopped a step away from the medal, losing in the semifinals to a rival from Kazakhstan.