Young Ryazhsky wrestlers won gold at competitions in Volgograd

From May 6 to May 8, an international Greco-Roman wrestling tournament was held in Volgograd. It was dedicated to the 77th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War. It was attended by 350 young athletes born in 2010-2011 from all over Russia, as well as from Kazakhstan and the LPR.

Pupils of the House of Childhood and Youth “Scarlet Sails” of the city of Ryazhsk, Dmitry Yutkin and Nikita Kochkin, took part in the competition. Each in his weight category won a gold medal. The mentor of the guys is coach Konstantin Mashkov.

Nadezhda Alexandrovnamother of Dmitry Yutkin:

“Son Dmitry, like his friend, Nikita, has been wrestling since the age of 6. The main merit in their achievements, of course, is their mentor – Konstantin Anatolyevich Mashkov. He gave them the necessary skills, brought up a sports spirit. His grandfather, Alexander Ivanovich Lomakin, instilled in his son a love for sports. He brought him to the section. Dmitry is also engaged in swimming and kettlebells. In studies, sport is not a hindrance, but on the contrary, it disciplines, develops composure. Therefore, our son is an excellent student in almost all subjects.