Executive Director of all-Russian athletics Federation (vfla) Alexander Parkin said that the Federation will provide all possible assistance to the families of the murdered Nikolai Ivanov, specializing in race walking.
“We Express our condolences to Ivanov, will render all possible assistance. Case out of the ordinary,” said Parkin, “Interfax” on Tuesday.
According to media reports, Ivanov died of a stab that he had inflicted unknown. The athlete died defending the girl.