Nataliia Chystiakova – EYOF silver medalist
31 July 2017 Share
Nataliia Chystiakova – EYOF silver medalist

Nataliia Chystiakova won the fifth medal for Ukraine in judo (70kg) at the XIV summer European Youth Olympic Festival in Hungarian Gyor. On the way to the medal our athlete won the judokas from Poland, the Netherlands and Andorra. In the final battle Ukrainian has lost young athlete from Belarus and became the owner of "silver".

"I am very pleased with my result, because this is my first medal for the European start, let it be just" silver "", but the coach said that she was happy. I have another cadet year ahead. Hope it will be even better and there will be more medals. Of course, it’s a bit offensive, that's what happened in the final. I could win Belarusian, because the forces were equal, but there was not enough ", - our medalist said.

The NOC of Ukraine President Sergey Bubka congratulated Nataliia, coaches and the Ukrainian Youth Olympic Team, expressing his belief in further achievements.

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