Lea Levi received a gold medal at fencing championship
Kahramanmaraş hosted Turkish Junior Foil Championship this year. The first eight runners in the championship where 195 fencers competed, received medals. Lea Levi who competed in Womens Category as part of Altinyurt Sports Club team won the golden medal while Melike Tasdelen became second and Belir Gurmen became third.
Born in 2002, Lea Levi started fencing when she was nine years old. In the last three years, she completed age rankings as first. In 2014, she attended an international tournament for the first time, in France. Aside from school, she attends Bilsem Educational Program for which she has been specially selected by Ministry of Education. As part of this educational program, she studies Robotics and Philosophy. Lea Levi is also a student at Istanbul University State Conservatory where she majors in piano.