Bolshunov won the skiathlon at the sixth stage of the Russian Cup in cross-country skiing

Skier Bolshunov won the skiathlon at the sixth stage of the Russian Cup in Syktyvkar SYKTYVKAR, Jan 15 – Three-time Olympic champion skier Alexander Bolshunov became the winner of the skiathlon at the sixth stage of the Russian Cup, which was held in Syktyvkar. Bolshunov covered the distance of 30 km in 1 hour 13 … Read more

Bolshunov took third place in the freestyle race at the Russian Cup stage

Bolshunov became third in the 30 km freestyle race at the Russian Cup stage MOSCOW, 20 Dec – Three-time Olympic champion skier Alexander Bolshunov won the 30 km freestyle time trial at the Russian Cup stage in Kirovo-Chepetsk (Kirov region). The winner was Artem Maltsev, who covered the distance in 1 hour 13 minutes 7 … Read more

Bolshunov won the race at the stage of the Russian Cup in Kirovo-Chepetsk

Bolshunov won the time trial at the Russian Cup stage in Kirovo-Chepetsk MOSCOW, 18 Dec – Three-time Olympic champion skier Alexander Bolshunov won the 15 km time trial in the classic style at the Russian Cup stage in Kirovo-Chepetsk (Kirov region). Bolshunov covered the distance in 41 minutes 14.7 seconds on Sunday. The second place … Read more

Spitsov won the freestyle race at the test starts of the national team

Skier Spitsov won the 10 km freestyle race at the test starts of the national team KHANTY-MANSIYSK, November 8 – Skier Denis Spitsov became the winner of the race with a separate start in a free style at the control starts of the Russian team in Khanty-Mansiysk. Spitsov covered the distance of 10 km in … Read more

Semikov won the 20 km classic at the Russian Summer Cross Country Championships

© / Alexey FilippovIlya Semikov MOSCOW, 16 Sep – Skier Ilya Semikov became the winner of the 20 km classic style race at the Russian summer championship (roller skis) in Tyumen. Semikov covered the distance in 45 minutes 41 seconds. Second place was taken by Saveliy Korostelev, 25.2 seconds back. The third was Alexey Chervotkin … Read more

"Not cool at all": Iversen was horrified by the photo of Chervotkin in military uniform

Norwegian skier Iversen called the horror photo of Chervotkin in military uniform MOSCOW, May 3 – Four-time world champion Norwegian Emil Iversen spoke negatively about the photograph of Russian Alexei Chervotkin in military uniform. According to the athlete, such pictures add a political color to the sport. “A few days ago, a photo of Chervotkin … Read more

Spitsov became the third in the race with a separate start in Kirovo-Chepetsk

Skier Spitsov took third place in the race with a separate start in Kirovo-Chepetsk MOSCOW, 18 Mar – Olympic champion of the Games in Beijing Denis Spitsov took third place in the race with a separate start for 15 kilometers freestyle as part of the All-Russian competition “Olympians of Russia” in Kirovo-Chepetsk. The victory was … Read more

Record for medals: the results of the performance of the Russian team at the Olympics in Beijing

Skiing competitions in Zhangjiakou brought 11 awards to Russia, four of them turned out to be gold – this is the most solid contribution to the team standings. Russian skiers brought their first award the very next day after the opening of the Olympics – Natalya Nepryaeva became the second in the skiathlon. Then the … Read more