Georgy Markov graduated from the Railway College where he continued his strong sports activity in the “wrestling” discipline at the sport school of the college - „Locomotive” Sofia. He became republican champion and was included in the Olympic National Team; He started military service at the Ministry of Interior. Since 1969 he has been full time student at the National Sport Academy. He won a medal at the World Wrestling Championship in 1970. In the next year he was World Champion, while in 1972 was European and Olympic champion. Since 1976 he has been athlete in the national team, and from 1980 to 1990 has been its coach. He was awarded many medals for sports activities. In 1984, as coach of the national team for the World Cup in the town of Jonkoping - Sweden he disposed an armed terrorists in the wrestling room and prevent bloody incident.