Ukraine wins gold medal at Invictus Games

Ukraine wins gold medal at Invictus Games

1768
Ukrinform
The 29-year-old Defense Ministry officer, Oleg Zimnikov from Kyiv, has won the first gold medal for Ukraine at the 3rd Invictus Games in Toronto.

Zimnikov finished first in the men's IT7 1500m run (4:33.78), Ukrinform reports.

France's Ollivier Boutier took a silver medal (4:34.99), and New Zealand's Dan Crawford won a bronze medal (4:36.01).

This is the first gold medal for Ukraine, which participates in the Invictus Games for the first time. 

Earlier, Ukrainian Serhii Torchynskyy won a bronze medal in the men's IF4 shot put. 

The competitions will last until September 30.

op


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the internet that are open to search systems, hyperlinks to ukrinform.ua not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. Citing and using materials in ofline-media, mobile apps, SmartTV are allowed only with receipt of a written permission from "ukrinform.ua". Materials marked Advertising are published based on the advertising rights.

© 2015-2017 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica
Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-