Ukraine gains gold, silver in Invictus Games in Toronto

18:10, 26 September 2017

Oleh Zymkov, the Defense Ministry officer, gained the first Ukrainian gold in Invictus Games in Canadian Toronto. He gained it in the run for 1500 meters. Ukraine also gщot silver in the distance of 400 meters due to the National Police officer Oleksandr Tkachenko.

Another policeman, Serhiy Torchynsky, won bronze in shot put.

The competition will last until September 30. 

Disabled military servicemen wounded while fulfilling their duties are participating in the games. 

In total, servicemen from 17 countries participate in competition.