Farewell, Baku! Here's to Banska Bystrica!

XV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival is now official over.

More than 2000 athletes from 48 countries competed in 10 sports during the Festival. 

Azerbaijan made a remarkable start holding first spot in medals table for a long time, thanks to wrestlers and judokas. However Russia took the first spot and remained there until the end. 

As mentioned above, Russia took first place in overall medals table with 28 gold, 17 silver and 21 bronze. Total 66 medals were awarded to Russian athletes. 

Great Britain and Turkey made it to top 3 with 11 gold medals each. Azerbaijan finished fourth with 10 gold medals.  

With Cyprus earning its first and last gold medal of the competition, 27 countries managed to win gold. 37 countries were among medalists with only 11 countries leaving Baku without medals. 

With total 66 medals won, Russia hold first spot, followed by France and Turkey. Azerbaijan finished eight in this list with 23 medals. 

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