Mikhail Mamiashvili is a former wrestler and a member of the Olympic Sports Committee
Mikhail Mamiashvili is a wrestler who left the USSR,who fights in the Greco-Roman style. He has several honorary titles, for which he received a difficult path in sports. Michael is a rather scandalous person. His person is known not only in the countries of the former Union, but throughout the world.
November 21, 1963 was born future athleteMikhail Mamiashvili. Biography of the wrestler began in the city of Konotop, which is in Ukraine, in the Sumy region. Michael began to be interested in sports from a young age. Already at thirteen years he began to engage in wrestling. Training took place in his hometown. In 1978, Moscow welcomed a new resident. This young guy is Mikhail Mamiashvili. Biography of the athlete is already in Russia. Here he visits the wrestling center called "Labor Reserves". Subsequently, the athlete stood for their society.
First Sports Achievements
In 1982, the All-Union Youth Games were held,on which Mamiashvili won. In the following year 1983 he managed to win several first places at once. He won the Spartakiad of the Peoples of the USSR, became the world champion in the fight among juniors, won the USSR championship. In the same year, Mikhail Mamiashvili participated in the World Wrestling Championship, which was held in Kiev. He was the youngest of all participants in the competition. The judges recognized Mikhail as the most technical wrestler of the championship and gave him the first and well deserved place.
Participation in the Olympic Games
The year 1988 was marked by the holding of Olympicgames in Seoul. Mikhail Mamiashvili participated in competitions and fought in the weight category up to 82 kg. He spent five laps and lost only one. In the finals he fought Tibor Komaromi, a strong fighter from Hungary. The fight was exciting. A large number of Michael's fans came to the Olympics to support the athlete. And he did not disappoint the hopes of his spectators and compatriots. With a score of 10: 1 he wins the fight and attains the honorary title of the Olympic champion. Very well-known in sports circles, coach Gennady Sapunov gave a characterization of the manner of Mamiashvili's behavior on the carpet. He said that a fighter if he grabs the opponent by the head, that is, only two options for the opponent: either to break out (but only half of the fighter will remain) or immediately surrender until Mikhail strangles him.
Completion of sports career
The sportsman decided to finish the courses of sports trainersthe higher category. In 1990, Mikhail Mamiashvili was educated at the Institute of Physical Education in Omsk. In 1991, the wrestler completed his career in sports. He begins to coach the Russian team, which fought for the country in the Greco-Roman style. At the Olympics, which was held in 1992, the former wrestler became the head coach of the United CIS team. In 1995, Mikhail received the post of vice-president of the Federation of Wrestling in Russia. And in 2001 he was expected to be promoted to the President.
US authorities did not open an athlete visa
Recently, a visa was refused to Americaa well-known sportsman and coach, like Mikhail Mamiashvili. The crime, which was connected with the world of struggle in the 90s of the XX century, still causes a lot of difficulties. The authorities of the country say that the refusal of Mamiashvili's visa has nothing to do with the political or sports situation. According to the US, the consequences of the stories of the last century dictated the refusal to issue a visa. But in the Federation of Wrestling Russia believe that this is a tricky American move to weaken the Russian wrestling team that has been leading the Olympics for the last few years. The exact cause of the refusal remains unknown.
In 2001, the Vice-President of the OlympicMikhail Mamiashvili became the committee of Russia. The family of the former strongest fighter consists of a wife, three daughters and a son. The average daughter of Michael named Tatiana married the son of Fyodor Bondarchuk - Sergei. The couple already had children: two daughters, Margarita and Vera. Mikhail Mamiashvili was very happy about the birth of his long-awaited granddaughters. Now he is not only a respected sportsman and coach, but also a loving grandfather. He tries to spend more time with his family and instill in his little granddaughters a love of sport from childhood.