Ryazan judoka Mikhail Pulyaev announced his retirement, Ryazanskie vedomosti writes on Tuesday, September 14.
The pupil of the Ryazan school of sports school “Kometa” is the world champion in the team classification in 2012, multiple medalist of world and continental championships, as well as a participant in the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The last achievement of the athlete was the gold of the Russian club championship in Novorossiysk: on August 28, 2021, as part of the St. Petersburg club “Yavara Neva”, the judoka won this award. Mikhail will continue his career as a sports school coach.
“Currently I work as a trainer at the Kometa school. In this capacity, I would like to return to the Russian national team, to work with young athletes, ”emphasized Mikhail Pulyaev.