5 March 2014
The Sports Council of Bashkortostan held an Olympic lesson
Anton Koprivitsa, the snowboarder and the member of the Sochi Olympic Winter Games met with the students at the school number 44 of Ufa city. Aynur Shaybakov, a World Champion in draughts, also took part in this meeting.
The lesson was organized by the Republican Sports Council headed by the President of the Republic of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov. In this lesson the first graders were able to get acquainted with the major principles of the Olympic movement and communicate directly with the athletes.
The kids received answers to their questions – about the secrets of success, the athletes’ way and about the goals that are set in front of the ahletes today. Anton Koprivitsa told the schoolchildren about the hospitality of the Sochi Olympic Village and about the positive impressions, he received at the first Olympic Winter Games held in Russia.