Russian skaters with their results at the European Championships in Kolomna delight of the Russian fans, said the Minister of sport Pavel Kolobkov.
“Thank you to our skaters for a great gift to their fans for Christmas is two gold, two silver and bronze medals. Remarkably, as in the first day of the championship, in every discipline the Russians have rewards. That, and Pavel Kulizhnikov and yuskov Denis ascend to the podium was expected. Ekaterina Shikhova, returning to the sport after a break, he showed an excellent result, securing on the eve won the silver gold medal. Alexander Rumyantsev was confident the distance, becoming a silver medalist. Natalia Voronina, fought and won “bronze”, – quotes the Minister a press-service of the Ministry.
“I congratulate all the guys and wish them new achievements and victories!” – said Balls.
As previously reported, the Russian national team speed skater Pavel Kulizhnikov won first place in the 1000m at the European Championships. In turn, the skater, bronze medalist of the 2014 Olympics in the team race Ekaterina Shikhova won the “gold” on a distance of 1000 m on TH.
Last Friday, Russian Denis yuskov showed the best result at the European Championships in speed skating in the 1,500 m.