On April 9, 2016, in Odessa, the annual international judo tournament was held,
The tournament was organized and held by the International Conference for the Protection of the Rights and Freedoms of Citizens “Shield,” the Judo Wrestling Association “Victoria,” and the international charity “Peace.”
And to support and congratulate the young athletes came: Assistant Rector of the National University “Odesa Law Academy,” Academician Sergey Vasilievich Kivalov, Fedorov Valentin Andreevich; Rabotin Yuriy Anatolyevich, head of the Odesa regional organization of the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine.
In his opening speech, Dr. Saleh Daher welcomed all attendees. He thanked and made memorials thanks to veterans of the sport Nikolai Pavlovich Tyatiushkin, Nikolai Antonovich Pasechnik, Alexander Aleksandrovich Zaikin, Alexander Ivanovich Fomin, Sergey Grigorievich Zinkovsky, Alexander Georgievich Matyakin, President of the Victorian Wrestling Association, and Ivan Ivanovich Chertov, Vice President of the Victorian Wrestling Association, for their invaluable contribution Invaluable in the development of sports. He also thanked Kivalov Sergey Vasilyevich for developing children’s sports.
More than 240 participants from 3 countries and regions of Ukraine participated in the tournament. Prizes were presented in 60 categories to children from 6 to 16 years old.
“Children are our future. We always support sports tournaments with great joy,” said Daher Saleh, President of Shield International and Honorary President of the Victoria Judo Wrestling Association.