During the past weekend the National team of the Republic of Moldova took part at the International tournament in karate WKF “CHERNIVTSI OPEN 2017”. This mass event took place in Chernivtsi – one the most picturesque towns of West Ukraine. During the two days of competing approximately 800 participants from 40 clubs of Ukraine, Moldova and Romania had their unique chance to fight for the medals and to be awarded the title of the best of the best in their own category.

In its turn The National Karate Federation of the Republic of Moldova was represented there by its National team under the leadership of the NKF RM President – Mr. Oleg ABALIN and the principal couch – Mr. Vladimir MOISEEV.

In the judging panel of the cup our organization was represented by: BURLACIUC Liudmyla, SOROCOLITA Nicolai, CUCUL Alexandr, CISTRUGA Nicolai and LIULCA Arina.

The result of our common hard work is the 2-nd place in the rating of teams, which took part in this competition. So the totals show the following: 4 gold, 5 silver and 4 bronze medals.

To sum it up, we would like to send our sincere thanks to all the organizers of the past tournament for their professionalism and all efforts made to hold such an event in their town!!!! What’s more, we also want to express our real intension and hope for continuation of our collaboration and further development in future. Oss!

Text author - LIULCA Arina