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Anastasia Diodorova Is Mastering Surfing

The member of the Russian Paralympic national team on swimming, the Europe and World champion, the silver prize-winner of the Paralympic Games, the Honored Master of Sports of the Russian Federation, the resident of Yakutsk Anastasia Diodorova is practicing a new kind of sport – surfing.

Anastasia decided to try standing up on a surfing board while in Bali.
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The National Free-Style Wrestling Team Of Yakutia Will Take Off For Tokyo

On Monday night the free-style wrestling national team of Yakutia takes off for Tokyo for joint trainings with the national team of Japan.

13 fighters and three coaches of the national team of Yakutia will be staying in Japan till November 26. The team members flying to Tokyo include the winner of The European Nations Cup Victor Rassadin, as well as brothers Pyotr and Alexey Kopylovs, Nyurgun Alexandrov, Eduard Grigoriev, Nikolay Okhlopkov, Dmitry Aksenov, Georgy Kychkin, Vitaly Espek, Herman Ustinov, Timur Nikolaev, Ivan Efremov and Konstantin Vlasov. They will be accompanied by the head coach of the national team of Yakutia Vladimir Kirillin and their mentors Ivan Dmitriyev and Yakov Filippov.

Besides following purely sports purposes like experience sharing and holding joint trainings, Yakutia’s heads of sport will also be negotiating with the Japanese Federation of wrestling for cooperation. One of the main goals of negotiations will be ensuring the participation of the best fighters of Japan in three international tournaments of Yakutia: the tournament of the honored trainer of the USSR, RSFSR and YASSR Dmitry Korkin, the tournament among juniors in memory of the Olympic champion Roman Dmitriyev and the tournament for prizes of the Olympic champion Pavel Pinigin.
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Viktor Rassadin has won the cup of ALROSA

Viktor Rassadin, the leading freestyle wrestler of Yakutia, as a member of Russian national team has won the prestigious Cup of the European nations – the Cup of ALROSA. The event took place in Moscow from 11 to 12 November.
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Yakutsk claims to host Russian Boxing Championship

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Yakutia will apply for holding the Russian Boxing Championship in 2018 in the Olympic discipline. This issue was discussed by the head of the republic Egor Borisov on Monday with Secretary General of the Boxing Federation of Russia Umar Kremlyov.
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Yakut all-round athlete Innokenty Mironov participates in the World Festival of Youth

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Champion of Russia and Yakutia among the youth in mas-wrestling, absolute champion of the Manchaary Games, participant of the Dygyn Games, NEFU fourth-year student of the Faculty of Law Innokenty Mironov is representing Yakutia as a delegate in Sochi. The young athlete takes part in one of the most important areas of the Festival - Sport and Healthy Lifestyle.
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