The national team of Ukraine

 won the first "gold" at the 2024 European Championship in

shot put

, which takes place in Gyor, Hungary.

Olena Kostevych and Oleg Omelchuk won the air pistol shooting among mixed teams at a distance of 10 meters.

In the final, the Ukrainian duet defeated the Austrian tandem Sylvia Steiner / Rikard Zechmeister with a score of 17:11.

It should be noted that Kostevich and Omelchuk won the "gold" of the European Championship in the team mixed tournament in air pistol shooting for the second time.

Previously, they jointly became the champions of 2019 in Osijek, Croatia.

For Kostevich, this is the seventh "gold" of the continental championship in his career.

Omelchuk won the title of European champion for the fourth time.

Euro-2024 in shot put: all awards of Ukraine


Olena Kostevich, Oleg Omelchuk (pneumatic pistol, mixed teams, 10 m)


Olena Kostevich, Yulia Isachenko, Vilena Bevs (pneumatic pistol, 10 m);

Serhii Kulish, Svyatoslav Hudziy and Oleg Tsarkov (air rifle, 10 m)


 Viktor Bankin, Pavlo Korostylov, Oleg Omelchuk (pneumatic pistol, 10 m)

The 2024 European Championship in shot put will end on Saturday, March 2.

Four finals in rifle and pistol teams are scheduled for the final day of the competition.

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