The Crimean Tatar athlete Alperen Alkan is an active member of the Youth Commission with the Cultural and Mutual Assistance Association of Crimean Tatars. This year he will represent Turkey in one of the most difficult kinds of sport.
As part of the Turkish national team Alkan will take part in the 12th World Horseback Archery Championship due to be held in the Korean city of Seoul.
In addition Alper Alkan, the Turkish national team includes Alp Kayserili and Emrah Koch. The competition has been arranged by the World Federation of Horseback Archery, located in South Korea.
Recently, a Crimean Tatar Ezgi Basharan has also won prizes at competitions in Turkey in a similar kind of sport, but without the horse.