In more than 57 meters in height, young people and adults were able to discover this ancestral sport.
Back on this stunning event with Eiffy, to Less than 3 months of the World Championships of wrestling organized in paris.
In the morning, the intrigued first ones massed around the carpets of the city hall of Paris. Very quickly, The initiations begin under the Marianna Kolic's attentive eye (ex-wrestler of the French team) and with Vincent Leborgne (Coach in Villejuif). On the program: warm-up and games of oppositions for the pleasure of the children but also of the parents.
In the middle of the afternoon, the Greco-Roman and Feminine collectives of wrestling taken by Christophe Guénot (bronze medallist in Beijing) and Nodar Bockashvili offered a demonstration of what does best on a national scale. A training open to all before giving way to the public who confronted with these champions.
It's the turn of the freestyle wrestling for Fridays and Saturday. During the training of the French team, there was a cheerful atmosphere. We even heard chants pushed by Indian supporters reasoned, a foretaste of the atmosphere in stands for the worlds. It will be necessary to us to have the solid vocal cords to make more noise than them. Tickets are available by clicking here.
While Zoheir El Ouarraqe (-57 Kg) and Quentin Sticker (-61Kg) had a session with about 15 children, others as Zelimkhan Khadjiev (-74Kg ) and Ilman Mukhtarov (-65 kg) devoted to the game of autographs for most great pleasure of youngs.
In a corner, the most rash as Maxime Fiquet (-65 kg) confided their impressions to the press with the aim of world Parisian.
It was Sunday that these four intense days ended. The Eiffel Tower is one of the most beautiful windows in France. The wrestling was honored in this symbolic monument. The opportunity was completed to make speak about this sport, to mediatize it and to communicate on the world championships which will take place from 21 till 26 August of this year in AccorHôtels Aréna in Paris Bercy. We wish all to deliver a performance of high flight and to rise on the highest of the podium on this occasion!