Roman Gontyuk Judoka

Roman Gontyuk

Roman Gontyuk

  • Country:Ukraine
  • Born:2 February 1984 (36 years)
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Ukrainian judoka Roman Gontyuk is double Olympic medallist 2004-2008. He was 2005 Worlds bronze medallist and 2001 and 2002 European junior Champion. Carried the flag of the 2012 Olympic flagbearer. From Ivano Frankivsk close to Slovakia and South Poland. Coached by Evgeny Bondaruk. Now also coach.
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Many judoka as flag carriers at Olympic Games London

27 Jul 2012 18:30

According to decision of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine the national flag at the opening ceremony of XXX Olympic Games will be carried by Roman Gontyuk. London Olympics will be the third in a sport career of judoka who represents Ukraine in the weight category under 90 kilograms. He won silver medal in Athens in 2004 and a bronze medal in Beijing in 2008 fighting in the category under 81kg. Read more

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