Slovenian Judoka Becomes the Champion of Europe

Klara Apotekar won a gold medal in the weight category under 78 kg at the European Youth Championships held in Maribor.

The coach of the 20-year-old sportswoman is Petra Nareks, a repeated champion of Europe in the team classification. In the finals, Apotekar met with Russian Marina Bukreeva, the champion of Europe among the cadets (U-18). The winner was not determined during the main time of the fight. According to the Golden Point rule, the Slovene won the fight after the referee fined Bukreeva because of her inactivity.