European Youth Olympic Festival

Host country Georgia takes ten medals in Jr Olympics

By | August 2nd, 2015|Categories: Sport|Tags: |

(Tbilisi 2015.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgia won ten medals in the European junior Olympics, which ended in Tbilisi on Saturday. Four gold and six bronze went to the home nation in this year’s European Youth Olympic Festival. Nine of the Georgian medals were in judo, while one […]

Tbilisi 2015: Georgia takes two more gold medals in Jr Olympics

By | July 31st, 2015|Categories: Sport|Tags: , |

Mzia Beboshvili. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch-Georgia took two more gold on Thursday in the European junior Olympics which are currently being held in Tbilisi. Mzia Beboshvili won in 52kg women’s judo category, defeating her opponent Ilse Buren from the Netherlands. “Everyone […]

Youth Olympics: Georgia takes five medals in judo

By | July 30th, 2015|Categories: Sport|Tags: , |

Irakli Garibashvili congratulated Robinzon Beglarashvili on his gold medal. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgia has won five medals so far in the European Youth Olympic Festival, which is being held in Tbilisi. All medals, one gold and four bronze, were won in judo. Robinzon Beglasrishvili Wednesday won gold in men’s 60kg category, […]

Tbilisi Olympic festival not prepared for people with special needs

By | July 27th, 2015|Categories: Sport|Tags: |

(Tbilisi 2015.) TBILISI, DFWatch–The European Youth Olympic Festival does not have proper infrastructure for people with special needs, according to Georgia’s ombudsman. Rustavi 2 reported Sunday that wheelchair users and others with special needs who wanted […]

European Youth Olympic Festival opened in Tbilisi

By | July 27th, 2015|Categories: Sport|Tags: |

Zurab Zviadauri lit the Olympic the torch. (Tbilisi 2015.) TBILISI, DFWatch–The European Youth Olympic Festival opened in Tbilisi Sunday evening. About 1,500 people attending the opening ceremony at Mikheil Meskhi Stadium. The ceremony lasted about two hours and included Georgian national dances […]

One Chinese worker injured in fire at youth Olympic festival site

By | January 12th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |

(Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–A Chinese worker was injured in a fire on Sunday on the construction site of the future Olympic village in Tbilisi. About 700 square meters was burned in the fire. The Chinese worker who was injured was taken to hospital. The fire spread across […]