Sports shooters from Yamal will perform at the international competitions in Poland
8:56 20 февраля 2020
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The European championship and competition in air weapon shooting will be held in the Polish city of Wrocław from the 23rd of February to the 3rd of March.
Athletes from Yamal, the honored master of sports Vladimir Maslennikov and the master of sports of Russia Alina Khizbullina will participate within the Russian national team. They won the right to participate in the prestigious competitions, having passed long selection at competitions of various levels during January and February of this year.
Alina Khizbullina, a student of the 9th grade of school No. 13 of the town Noyabrsk fulfilled the standard of “Master of sports of international class” at the international start in Germany.
Vladimir Maslennikov is the bronze medalist of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in air rifle shooting at the distance of 10 meters. He won medals at the Russian and European shooting championships many times.
The sports shooters train in the Noyabrsk Olympic training center under the leadership of the permanent coach of Russia Aleksey Yurkov.