RUSSIAN OLYMPIC MOVEMENT

Vseslav Morgoyev: “In Buenos Aires each fencer will have a chance to win two medals”
17 September 2018

At the Fencing events at the 3rd Youth Olympic Games  Russia will be represented by epee fencers Artur Tolasov and Yana Bekmurzova, and sabre fencer Alina Klyuchkova (at the picture with the coach Natalya Dyachenko). They went through the qualifying events in April at the World Fencing Championship for Cadets and Juniors in Verona, Italy.

Anna Sidoricheva: «We will decide upon the team composition before Septemeber 26»
14 September 2018

At the 3rd Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires Beach Handball  will make its debute along with Acrobatic Gymnastics, Breakdancing, Karate, Roller Skating, Bascketball 3×3, Field Hockey and Futsal. In Beach Handball Russia will be represented by the women’s team, consisting of athletes (under 18), who took 6th place at the 2018 European Championship in Montenegro.

Vadim Ivanov: “Our taekwondists will go to Buenos Aires for medals!”
4 September 2018

Ocober 6-18, in Buenos Aires III Summer Youth Olympic Games will be held.  At these Games ten sets of medals in five weight categories (men’s and women’s) will be contested in the Taekwondo tournament.