Cypriots win gold medals in Youth Sailing World Championship and Euro Shooting Championship
Cypriot Pavlos Kontides, 17, has secured a gold medal during the Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship, in Canada. Kontides ranked first place a day before the final of the Championship, leaving behind the second in rank with a great difference.
Another major success was that of the Cypriot skeet champion George Achilleos, who has won a gold medal in the European Shooting Championships, held in Granada, Spain. George Achilleos who succeeded in 148 skeet from 150, is currently ranking first worldwide, according to the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF).