From 1 to 10 August 2013 in the village of Mykolaivka in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea (Ukraine) was held a Summer camp in sportive base "Avangard" . It became the first stage of preparation for the upcoming Taekwon-Do World Championship, which will held in Benidorm, Spain on October 23-27, 2013.
48 athletes took part In the summer camp coming from Kyiv, Crimea, Kharkov, Ivano-Frankivsk, Kirovograd, Lviv and Uzhgorod. Also participated sportsmen from Russia and Ireland.
Next year's Summer Camp will be held in August and we are planning to invite other foreign athletes and trainers. The Summer Camp program consisted of three trainings per day. Trainings were conducted by the head coach of National and Honored Ukrainian team Ukraine Oleg Solovey 5th degree
Among the participants should be noted several titled athletes like Kateryna Solovey from Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine World Champion, nine-time European Champion, 2-time winner of the World and European Cup
Dmitry Bezverkhy European champion from Kyiv, Ukraine
Ivan Gryshchuk from Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine European champion
Anatoly Korobko from Kirovograd,Ukraine European champion European champion and silver medalist of the World Cup.
Dzvenyslava Tokareva from Ivano-Frankivsk silver medalist of the World Cup
Nikita Orlov from Kyiv,Ukraine winner of the World Cup Roman Kudashov from Russia European Champion winner of the World Cup
Rostylava Ivanchuk (Ireland).
Sports base "Avangard" where was held the summer camp is located on the Black Sea coast, and the athletes were able to spend time on the beach between trainings and having a good time.
Best regards, Vice-President All Ukrainian TKD Union
Oleg Solovey V-degree ITF