Turkish Olympiad held in Moscow with great participation

MOSKOVA (CIHAN)- Russia leg of 12 th International Turkish Olympiads was held in Moscow and received great applause from the audience.

The students competed in several areas such as song, poem, article and translation to be selected to participate at final of the Olympiads which will be held in Turkey in June.

Speaking to Cihan news agency, coordinator of the Turkish Olympiads Osman Iahin stated that around 300 Russian students from 11 cities competed in the competition.

Each year, about 15,000 students around the world prepare for the Olympiads, but only the finalists who win at national competitions are invited to attend the huge international competition in Turkey. The competition will see gold medals given to the top 10 individuals, silver medals given to the top 10 percent of competitors and bronze medals given to the top 30 percent of competitors.