Salnikov spoke about the positive side of the invitation to the Asian Games

Salnikov: we are waiting for clarifications from World Aquatics on the participation of Russians in the Asian Games MOSCOW, 27 Jan – The head of the All-Russian Swimming Federation (VFTU), Vladimir Salnikov, said that he was waiting for clarification from the International Swimming Federation (World Aquatics) on the participation of Russian athletes in the Asian … Read more

Died two-time European champion in swimming Leonid Barbier

Two-time European swimming champion Leonid Barbier dies at 86 MOSCOW, 16 Jan – Two-time European champion Leonid Barbier passed away at the age of 86, according to the website of the All-Russian Swimming Federation (VFTU). The causes of death were not specified. “Yesterday, January 15, a swimming veteran, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR, … Read more

Prize swimmers at the Friendship Games will amount to about 40 million rubles, Salnikov said

© / Maxim Bogodvid / Go to photo bankSwimming. Europe championship. Fifth day MOSCOW, July 7 – Prize money for swimming competitions within the framework of the Friendship Games will amount to about 40 million rubles, said Vladimir Salnikov, president of the All-Russian Swimming Federation (VFTU). The first stage of the complex international competitions in … Read more