Thursday, April 27, 2017

UrFU student wins bronze medal in kickboxing

Yulia Tagiltseva, a first-year student at Ural Federal University's Graduate School of Economics and Management, took third place at the World Championship in Kickboxing last week.

This year's World Championship in Kickboxing was held in Rimini, Italy. The event drew approximately 2,000 competitors from across 50 countries. To earn her bronze medal, Tagiltseva defeated competitors from Italy and Slovenia.

Tagiltseva has been kickboxing for three years. In 2013, she received a gold medal for her performance at the European Championship in Kickboxing.