Russian woman, Olga Davydova, plunged to a depth of 71 metres without scuba gear and set a world record. She held her breath and dived into the Blue Lake in Kabardino-Balkaria, where the water temperature was only 8 degrees. It is noted that the day before, Davydova dived to a depth of 65
The joint federal project of the VSK Insurance House and Russian goalkeeper, Igor Akinfeev, “Penalty” won the “Best Social Projects of Russia” award in the “Support for Gifted Children and Youth” nomination, 63.ru reports. The project’s main task is to attract the attention of the audience to young talents who have no opportunity for development.
The fighters of the special purpose military unit “Ermak” taught children from orphanages and military-patriotic clubs the techniques used by the soldiers of special forces. It is noted that many pupils of military-patriotic clubs have already been trained in the basic exercises of special forces. The fighters of the special purpose unit “Ermak” regularly
On September 19, in Berdsk, the “Cros-Country Run of the Nation 2020” took place. This is the first mass sports event in the city since the start of the pandemic. Due to safety restrictions, only adult athletes over 18 were allowed to start. It is specified that 521 runners took part in the run, including
The final ice hockey games of the Great Martyr George the Victorious are held at the Flamingo Stadium in Novosibirsk. The Orthodox tournament gathered eleven teams on the ice in the competition organized by the Novosibirsk Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church and the Winter League of Novosibirsk. According to the head of the sports
The sport and entertainment area “Sport Port” in Nizhny Novgorod resumed its work. However, people can visit the site only by pre-registering on its official website. Moreover, guests are warned that at the entrance they must be measured their body temperature. The Sport Port is a unique project within the legacy programme of the FIFA
In Yekaterinburg last spring, due to the coronavirus pandemic, the traditional May Walk was postponed. Now, for the first time in its 37-year history, the walk will take place in autumn, on September 27. Usually, the traditional date for the walk was the third Sunday in May. This year, the 50 km route was cancelled.
Nizhny Novgorod paratroopers won gold at the Russian championship, which was held from September 6 to September 12 in the Moscow region. In total, about 250 people took part in the competition, according to the Ministry of Sports of the Nizhny Novgorod region. Among the nominations were group acrobatics, dome acrobatics, artistic disciplines, and speed
The Run&Eat charity gastronomic race will take place in Moscow, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports. Last year, 2,000 people from seven countries, 37 regions, and 131 cities took part in the charity run. It is noted that the event will be held in Victory Park on Poklonnaya Hill on September 19 at
In Kazan, open days will be held at sports schools until the end of September. During this period, more than 100 various events will be held in order to increase the number of pupils in sports institutions. “Sports schools will present their achievements, introduce them to outstanding athletes from Kazan. Young athletes will demonstrate their
Russian tennis player, Vera Zvonareva, and the representative of Germany, Laura Siegemund, won the US Open in doubles. In the decisive match, which lasted 1 hour and 22 minutes, the athletes defeated Nicole Melichar and Xu Yifan with a score of 6:4, 6:4. View this post on Instagram Lifting the 🏆 and showing some ❤️
The Volga Research Medical University (PIMU) rector, Nikolay Karyakin, showed what exercises office workers should do to maintain their health, VremyaN reports. The rector said that these exercises can help to increase the body’s endurance under static loads, especially if a person is doing Pilates, yoga, or wushu. View this post on Instagram Бич современных
The sports event “Moscow Aquatoria” will be held in Moscow on September 19, where participants will walk 4.5 kilometres along the Vodootvodny Canal, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports. The programme of the event includes demonstration rides on aquabikes, jet skis, flyboards, as well as amateur and professional SUP races. It is