Azerbaijani trampoline gymnasts perform at World Championships in Sofia
The Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships completed its work in Sofia, Bulgaria last weekend.
Sviatlana Makshtarova, Veronika Zemlianaia, Oleg Piunov, Ilya Grishunin and Ruslan Aghamirov represented Azerbaijan at the Championships, the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reported.
It is the fourth time that Azerbaijan’s gymnasts are testing their strength at the World Championships in this discipline which has started to be developed in the country since 2013.
In addition, for the first time at the World Championships in Trampoline Gymnastics, Azerbaijani representative Kamil Guliyev acted as a judge at the competitions.
Following these Championships, Sofia is preparing to host another large-scale tournament - World Age Group competitions. Azerbaijan’s gymnasts, Mikhail Malkin, Adil Hajizada, Tofig Aliyev, Zeynab Gasimli and Seljan Mahsudova will represent the country in the competitions to be held on November 16-19.