Fighting against the strom and planet’s best athletes

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Today, on August 24, FIS Roller Ski World Cup’s sprint races took place in Khanty-Mansiysk. The third day of international competition greeted the participants of the most spectacular race with a little rain and a sufficiently strong wind. Athletes had to get through qualification, quarter-finals, semifinals and finals on the way to the podium. In…

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Pursuit. Russian junior women’s podium, Dementiev wins

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The World Cup’s pursuit races were held at the Winter Sports Center. Today, on August 23, the best roller skiers in the world played gotcha with the winners of yesterday’s prologue. Yesterday’s race was just an introduction to the main event – today’s pursuits in classics. There were heroes, intrigue and even deeds of valour.…

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The fight for medals just begins

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Today, on August 22, the second leg of the FIS Roller Ski World Cup started in the capital of Ugra. The opening ceremony of the competition was attended by the Deputy Governor of Ugra Yuri Yuzhakov, Director of the Department of Physical Culture and Sports of Ugra Sergey Artamonov, four-time Olympic champion in cross-country Nikolay…

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