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The World Games Athlete of the Year 2019 race has come to its end! 31/01/2020

Armen Tsaturyan & Svetlana Gudyno

Thank you for all who voted! Armen Tsaturyan and Svetlana Gudyno (RUS), our Latin multi-champions, placed 5th in this very exciting race. We are very happy for Armen and Svetlana – they had 33 439 votes, and the fight between the places from 4th to 6th was very tight! DanceSport fans made this happen and we are all thankful for that!

We all cheer for the winner, Hockey player and superstar Rani from India, who won the race with huge 199 477 votes! Big hand to Rani!

Here are the finalists of TWG AOTY 2020 race:
1)    Rani,             IND    199477    Hockey
2)    Stanislav Horuna        UKR    92539    Karate
3)    Rhaea Stinn        CAN    56655    Power lifting
4)    Janja Garnbret        SLO    36876    Sport Climbing
5)    Armen Tsaturyan & Svetlana Gudyno RUS    33439    DanceSport
6)    Davide Donati & Michela Castodi    ITA    32138    Gymnastics

Read more about the award on the IWGA website.

Cheers to Armen and Svetlana and all of you who supported them in this race!