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2014 Judo World Championship

August 31, 2014

Vladimir Putin attended the finals competition at the 2014 Judo World Championship and met with Russian athletes.

Tags: sport, Chelyabinsk Region

Visit to Otkrytiye Arena Stadium

August 27, 2014

Vladimir Putin visited the newly built Otkrytiye Arena Stadium, the Spartak Moscow football club’s first ever home stadium. Otkrytiye Arena Stadium will host the Confederation Cup matches, and in 2018 will be one of the host stadiums for the FIFA World Cup.

Tags: sport

Congratulations to Russian national chess team

August 14, 2014

Vladimir Putin congratulated the women’s Russian national chess team and their coaches on their victory at the World Chess Olympiad in Norway.

Tags: sport

Attending musical show City Lights

August 12, 2014

The presidents of Russia and Egypt attended the City Lights musical show at the Iceberg Olympic Arena.

Tags: culture, sport

Vladimir Putin and Abdel Fattah el-Sisi visit Krasnaya Polyana

August 12, 2014

The meeting between the President of Russia and the President of Egypt, who is currently in Russia on an official visit, began with an informal visit to one of the Olympic venues in the mountain cluster.

Tags: foreign policy, sport, Egypt

Attending combat sambo championship

August 9, 2014

Vladimir Putin attended the PLOTFORMA S-70 international combat sambo championship.

Tags: sport

Vladimir Putin will meet with President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan in Sochi

August 8, 2014

On the same day, the President will give the signal via video linkup to start exploratory drilling operations at the West Alpha drilling rig in the Kara Sea, and will visit the fifth annual PLOTFORMA S-70 international combat sambo championship.

Tags: energy, foreign policy, sport, Armenia, Azerbaijan

Greetings to participants in the Canoe Sprint World Championship

August 6, 2014

Vladimir Putin sent his greetings to all taking part in the Canoe Sprint World Championship, which Russia is hosting for the first time on August 6–10.

Tags: sport

Tour of new football stadium construction site in Samara

July 21, 2014

Vladimir Putin visited the stadium construction site for the Football World Cup, which will be held in 2018 in Russia.

Tags: regions, sport, Samara Region

Meeting of the VTB United League’s Council

July 20, 2014

A meeting of the VTB United League’s Council elected Sergei Kushchenko as the organisation’s new President. Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office Sergei Ivanov, who headed the VTB United League since its creation in 2008, became Honorary President of the League. 

Tags: sport

Russia takes the relay to host the World Cup

July 14, 2014

Vladimir Putin has attended the closing ceremony of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which concluded with Brazil passing the relay to Russia to host the 2018 World Cup.

Tags: sport, Brazil

Press conference by Sergei Ivanov on VTB United League’s 2013–2014 season

June 24, 2014

Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office, President of the VTB United League Sergei Ivanov held a press conference on the League’s 2013–2014 season.

Tags: sport

Law to promote ethnic sports

June 24, 2014

Vladimir Putin signed Federal Law On Amendments to the Federal Law On Physical Culture and Sports in the Russian Federation.

Tags: sport

Meeting with Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko

June 16, 2014

Vladimir Putin and Mr Mutko discussed preparations for holding the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the programme for introducing a modernised version of the GTO [Ready for Labour and Defence] fitness system, and use of Sochi Olympic sports facilities.

Tags: Sochi 2014, sport

Congratulations to tennis player Maria Sharapova

June 8, 2014

Vladimir Putin congratulated Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova on winning the Roland Garros grand slam tennis tournament.

Tags: sport

Belaya Ladya national chess tournament for schools

June 2, 2014

Vladimir Putin visited the Belaya Ladya national chess tournament for school teams.

Tags: sport, Krasnodar Territory

Sports festival for large families

June 2, 2014

Vladimir Putin attended the sports festival for large families From a Sports-loving Family to Olympic Victory.

Tags: children, sport, Krasnodar Territory

Congratulations to traveler Fedor Konyukhov on successful completion of rowboat voyage across the Pacific

May 31, 2014

Vladimir Putin congratulated traveler Fedor Konyukhov on the successful completion of his expedition Across the Pacific in a Rowboat and wished him success with his future projects.

Tags: sport

Sergei Ivanov participated in the 2014 Russian Olympic Athletes Ball

May 30, 2014

Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office Sergei Ivanov participated in the Russian Olympic Athletes Ball 2014 celebratory event, where he presented commemorative gold rings with the symbol of the Russian Olympic Committee to Olympic medallists.

Tags: sport

Greetings to participants and guests at Olympic Athletes Ball

May 30, 2014

Vladimir Putin sent greetings to participants and guests at the 2014 Russian Olympic Athletes Ball. Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office Sergei Ivanov read the President’s message to the guests.

Tags: Sochi 2014, sport

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