The dance couple from Yamal, Anna Lukyanchuk and Kirill Podshivalov, was included in the reserve team of the Russian national team in the sport of people with musculoskeletal disorders in the discipline “wheelchair dancing”.
In the near future the athletes will perform in the Russian Cup, which will be held in Yamal for the first time. The competitions will take place on the 18th and the 19th of April in Noviy Urengoy. Then the representatives of Yamal will continue to prepare for the World Cup, which will be organized in St. Petersburg in September.
Last year Kirill Podshivalov and Anna Lukyanchuk won the Russian Cup in Tyumen and also became the bronze medalists of the Russian championship in St. Petersburg. They are candidates for master of sports, athletes-instructors in the center for adaptive sports. The dance couple train in the sports palace “Zvyozdny” and the dance and sports club under the leadership of a coach Oksana Chumak.