“Isinbayeva entered the short-list of candidates wfla

In addition, the list includes three candidates

Athlete Elena, Isinbaevoj: Reuters

Four people, including two-time Olympic champion in the high jump with a pole Elena Isinbaeva and the acting President of the Russian athletics Federation Dmitry shlyahtin (vfla), have become candidates for the post of head of wfla.

As the press service of the organization, the day before, a month before reporting conference wfla was the deadline for the nomination of candidates to the elected bodies of the Federation.

In the final list of presidential candidates of four people: Secretary General vfla Mikhail Butov, Isinbayeva, shliahtin and Olympic champion in the high jump 2008 Andrew Silnov.

Candidates for Vice-President were 15 people, among them – the chief coach of Russia in athletics, the Olympic champion of 2004 in run on 800 metres Yuriy Borzakovskiy.

The list of candidate members of the Presidium of the Federation – 54 names. Elections will be held on December 9.

Currently wfla suspended by the International athletics Association (IAAF) because of a doping scandal that does not give the right to speak Russian athletes in the international arena. Because of the ban, only one athlete Daria Klishina was considered to meet the criteria of the IAAF and was able to speak at the athletics Olympic tournament in the long jump, however, medals are not won.

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