Alexander Gaidukov: “Fighting Spirit helps Water Polo players win”

5 June

The head coach of the Russian women’s Water Polo team Alexander Gaidukov said he was satisfied with the third place occupied by his team last week in the World League super finals, and announced plans to win the European Championships, to be held from 14 to 28 July in Barcelona.

Umar Kremlev: “At the European Championships we expect five gold medals”

4 June

Women’s boxing team plans to win five gold medals at the European  Championships, which starts on June 5 in Sofia. This is what Secretary General of the Russian Boxing Federation Umar Kremlyov said to the ROC Information Service.

Andrey Bokarev is Re-Elected to the FIS Council

21 May

Member of the ROC Executive Committee, President of the  Russiaт Ski  Association Andrei Bokarev, will continue to work in the FIS Council, the governing body of the International Ski Federation, consisting of 16 representatives of national ski associations (one person from the country).

Vladimir Drachev became the new President of the RBU

19 May

Four-time world champion in biathlon Vladimir Drachev won the elections and became the President of the Russian Biathlon Union. The elections took place last Friday at the Pearl of Siberia winter sports center in the Tyumen region.

Two-time Olympic champion Maxim Trankov became the coach of the pair Tarasova/Morozov

17 May

The Figure Skating Federation approved the season’s plans for the couples Yevgenia Tarasova/ Vladimir Morozov and Natalya Zabiako/Alexandr Enbert. Now Maxim Trankov will work with the two-time European champions. Nina Mozer will remain head coach of the group and will support both couples.

Sergei Shishkarev: “We worry for the women’s team before the decisive qualifying matches for the European Championships”

15 May

President of the Handball Federation of Russia told the ROC Information Service about the issues, that were discussed today at the meeting of the Handball Federation of Russia Executive Committee.

Natalia Garth: “I Will try to ease the conflict between Demchenko and Pavlichenko”

14 May

Today at the reporting and election conference President of the Russian Luge Federation Natalia Garth was re-elected for a new four-year term, and then answered questions from the ROC Information Service.

Russian Taekwondo fighters took first place at the European Championships in Kazan

14 May

Russian Taekwondo fighters took 4 gold, 5 silver and 6 bronze medals at the European Championships, which took place from May 10 to May 13 in Kazan. Our teem in the overall standings.

Yury Shakhmuradov: ‘Hungry and angry succeed in Wrestling’

8 May

Head coach of the Russian women’s Wrestling team in his interview with the ROC Information Center summed up the results of the European Championships, held in Kaspiysk, and complained that in our country this Olympic sport is not common enough; and girls, who take this sport, lack anger and aggressiveness.

Vadim Ivanov: “Our chances to win at the European Championships are very high”

7 May

Russian national Taekwondo team will go to Kazan where European Championships will take place from 10 to 13 May. The head coach of our team Vadim Ivanov in interview told about value of this tournament in the light of preparation for Games-2020, the main rivals in fight for a victory in the overall standings, and also explained why in structure there are no Olympic prize-winners Alexey Denisenko and Anastasia Baryshnikova.