EYOF Tbilisi - Event

EYOF Tbilisi

  • Date: 28 Jul 2015 - 1 Aug 2015
  • Place: Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Type: European Youth Olympic Festival
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Judo in the time of Covid-19: Emilia Kanerva

4 May 2020 09:15

We previously interviewed Martti Puumalainen from Finland. Now we dive into the current world of Emilia Kanerva. She is renowned as the biggest talent ever in Finland but now as a senior it’s not so easy to get traction, judo isn’t mathematics. Getting ill or a coronacrisis doesn’t help either. JudoCrazy’s Oon Yeoh talked to Emilia. Read more


Judo in the time of Covid-19: Martti Puumalainen

24 Apr 2020 11:20

Finnish judoka Martti Puumalainen won a silver medal at the European Youth Festival - EYOF in Utrecht in 2013 U90kg. He won many prizes in his region and was a super talent and part of a new generation for Finland, maybe the best generation ever but they realised that reaching the top in a country like Finland is really tough. Martti won various national titles in all age categories but remained a star in the Nordic but since last year he had a breakthrough. His bronze medal in Sofia this year and European U23 Championships bronze brought the heavyweight to the next level. Just when the lockdown was introduced but at least he can ski! JudoCrazy’s Oon Yeoh asked him all about it. Read more


Day 5 of the EYOF summarises the tournament

1 Aug 2015 19:00

It was a true race between Italy and Georgia for the 2015 European Youth Olympic Festival overall medal count. On the last day, Georgia gained another title but Italy’s Annalisa Calagreti won the fifth gold medal for Italy, amazingly. Stephan Hegyi gave Austria ecstasy with his gold medal, the first Austrian gold since 1999 by Hilde Drexler. Read more


Historical day for Serbia at EYOF, gold for Obradovic

31 Jul 2015 18:25

Finally a gold for the Russian team, a historic day for Serbia and another gold for Italy, who is now leading the medal table. An unbelievable day again at the European Youth Olympic Festival, EYOF. The Italians seem to have a promising youth group as never seen before. Read more


First ever Georgian gold medals achieved at EYOF

30 Jul 2015 18:25

Two titles for the host nation, Georgia, on the third day of the EYOF in Tbilisi. Both gold medals were achieved by two Georgian young women. Who would have thought that this would happen some years ago? Mzia Beboshvili took the gold in U52kg while Eteri Liparteliani grabbed the U57kg title supported by the home crowd. Hasil Jafarov won the title in U73kg for Azerbaijan. Read more