Ufa epee fencer won bronze medal of 5th Russian Fencing Youth Spartakiad
Polina Khaertdinova from Ufa won the bronze medal of the 5th Fencing Youth Spartakiad. The epee fencer lost to her competitors from the Moscow region Irina Selina and Muscovite Milen Bavuge Habimana. Khaertdinova shared the third step of the podium with Anna Gzyunova, an athlete from Moscow.
The 5th Summer Youth Spartakiad of Russia is held within the framework of the federal project "Sport is Way of Life" of the national project "Demography". During the summer — from May 15 to August 29 — competitions in 41 sports are held in 13 regions of the country as part of the III (final) stage of the Spartakiad. It was preceded by qualifying regional and interregional competitions of the 1st and 2nd stages. More than 14 thousand athletes and coaches take part in the final stage.