Czech students finish fourth at Int'l Chemical Olympiad


Czech students won three gold medals and one silver medal at the International Chemical Olympiad to finish in fourth place overall, the country’s best showing in history.

Some 300 participants from 76 countries to part in the event. Jan Obořil, a Brno-Bystrc grammar school student, finished in eighth place. He was previously a member of a three-person team that won the European Science Olympiad.