After a long week and months of training, the final gold medals were won today in front of a large crowd at the Stade Georges Carpentier in Paris. Among the dignitaries present and involved in the medal ceremonies were Patrick Karam, vice-president for youth and sport in the Ile-De-France region, and Alexander Schicklick from UNESCO. […]
One table was the centre of attention before the bouts began today; the table covered in gold, silver and bronze medals. Every athlete who entered the hall knew they had a chance to take one home today, everything depending on their heart and skills. (see video below)
Today the first bouts got underway in Paris starting after the opening ceremony with a cracking bout between host France and Portugal.