Kyrgyzstani took the 3rd place at the Open Championship of Korea in modern pentathlon. The head coach of the national team of the Kyrgyz Republic Viktor Maltsev informed 24.kg news agency.
The competition was held in Hanam city. At least 570 athletes from Indonesia, China, Korea and the Kyrgyz Republic took part in it. «Three athletes in our men’s team represented Kyrgyzstan. The highest result was achieved by Rodion Khripchenko, who won the bronze medal,» Victor Maltsev said.
«We considered this start as a training for the upcoming Asian Games. It showed that we are on the right track,» he said.