01 August 2013, Thursday, 13:11

BGPU student-swimmer has won three gold medals at XXII Summer Surdlympic Games in Bulgaria

author: Elmira Sabirova

The second-year student of physical training department of the M.Akmulla’s Bashkir State Pedagogical University (BGPU) Ilya Trishkin coached by Igor Ashirov, has won three gold medals at XXII Summer Surdlympic Games in Bulgaria. Two of them he got in relay swimming and one — in 100 m butterfly stroke. Also Ilya has won "bronze" in mixed swimming for 200 m.

One more BGPU representative, Vadim Borovik, in struggle against the Korean swimmer for the third place at the 50 m freestyle lagged behind only two hundredths, the University press centre informs.

It should be mentioned that the XXII Summer Surdlympic Games are held in Sofia. Competitions will finish on August 5.