Russian fencers became European champions in fencing in the team competition. In the final meeting of the Russian team — Alexey Yakimenko, Veniamin Reshetnikov, Nikolai Kovalev and Pavel Bykov — Romania won the team with a score of 45:42.
As reported previously in the final of the tournament the team epee Russian team of Tatiana Logunova, Anna Sivkova, Violetta Kolobova and Charity Shutova team beat Romania with a score of 42:41.
In addition to these awards, the asset Russians at the European Championships have been two gold and one bronze.
Alexey Yakimenko was a 9-times European champion in saber fencing, Alex Cheremisinov — champion in foil fencing, Love Shutova won bronze in the individual epee competition.