The TOTAL BWF World Championships 2018 to be held
in Nanjing, China from Monday 30th July – Sunday 05 August 2018. Head coach of Russian national team Klavdia Mayorova told about the preparation for the tournament and about the tasks, set before our team.
Russian national team took third place in the first ever European Mixed Team Judo Championships, which took place on July 18, in Ekaterinburg.
Prospects for the development of the new Luge discipline – women’s doubles – were discussed in Austria by representatives of national federations that host international tournaments under the auspices of the FIL.
In the first round of the European Water Polo Championships, held in Barcelona, the Russian team did not experience serious problems in the match against Slovakia, which ended with the score of 12:6 (3:1, 2:1, 5:1, 2:3) in favor of Sergei Evstigneev’s team.
The World Fencing Championships gets underway on July 19, in China. The Russian team arrived in the city of Wuxi in advance to adapt to the climatic conditions and time zone of China.
The Russian national Luge team continues preparation for the season in Paramonovo, Moscow Region. Until July 20, athletes will work on the start at the push-off strech, and then go to the recovery camp in the Crimea.
On July 18, Ekaterinburg will host the first European Mixed Team Judo Championship in history. The competition will take place on a tatami of the Uralochka Sport Palace with the support of the Russian Copper Company.
On July 14, the European women’s Water Polo championship starts in Barcelona. The Russian team will start the tournament with a match against the Turkish team. Also at the group stage Alexander Gaidukov’s team will play with Serbia (July 15), Germany (July 17), Hungary (July 19) and Spain (July 21). To enter the quarterfinals they need to take at least the fourth place, not lower.
The Modern Pentathlon European Championship will be launched on 17 July in Szekesfehervar, Hungary. President of the Russian Modern Pentathlon Federation (RMPF) Vyacheslav Aminov shared his expectations of the forthcoming tournament.
On September 14 and 15, in Volgograd, at the football arena, which recently hosted the World Cup matches, the Russian men’s Boxing team will hold two match meetings with the fashion legislators in this sport, the Cubans. The Secretary-General of the Russian Boxing Federation gave some details of this extraordinary sporting event.