Five athletes of Mogilev Region have won 5 gold medals at the World Cup karate tournament in Itaky’s Jesolo, the local administration told Interfax-West.
Along with the gold, they brought two silvers and six bronze medals.
Taking part in the sports event were over 1,600 athletes aged 10-20 from 33 states. Mogilev was represented at the event with 26 youths.
Now all Belarusian karate fighters are back home preparing for annual tournament, whose winners are going to France in January 2009 to take part in the European Championship.