Akim of Kyzylorda region awarded Ilyin with car keys
Kyzylorda. November 19. KazTAG - Krymbek Kusherbayev, akim of Kyzylorda region, has presented car keys to Ilya Ilyin, four time weightlifting champion.
"Kyzylorda dwellers met Ilya Ilyin at the airport on November 18. On the same day he met akim of the region. The akim congratulated him with the victory and presented him keys from offroadster. The trainer of Ilya - Toishan Bektemirov received a certificate for $10 000," reads the message.
The head of the region said the athlete made an example for many people in Kazakhstan.
As it was previously reported Ilyin has achieved the world leadership in the jerk for the fourth time. In the weight category to 105 kg he got 432 kg in two exercises (190+242).