Georgian Interior Ministry employees win six gold at powerlifting world championship

The winners have already returned to Georgia. Supporters and family members were waiting for them at Tbilisi airport. Photo: Interior Ministry press office., 21 May 2019 - 12:25, Tbilisi,Georgia

Employees of the Georgian Interior Ministry have won six gold medals at the 29th World Powerlifting Championship held in the Ukrainian city of Lutsk on May 19, the Georgian Interior Ministry reports.

The championship featured 500 athletes from 25 countries worldwide.

The winners are already in Georgia. Photo: Interior Ministry press office. 

The winners are:

  • Koba Kobakhidze - Patrol Police Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs).
  • Ramaz Gabaidze – Border Police Department.
  • Teimuraz Gogoladze – Special Tasks Department.
  • David Joidze – Building Protection Department.
  • Shalva Bebiashvili – Strategic Pipelines’ Protection Department.