MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The Russian team ranked second in the team standings in the 10 days of competition.
Capital skeletonwitch Anastasia Tsyganova has won a gold medal at the youth Olympic games in Lausanne.
After two attempts, she showed the result of two minutes, 22.5 seconds, beating her nearest rival, the German Josef Selmser, 0.03 seconds. Russian skeletonwitch was able to play lag 0.05 seconds after the first run. The girl is studying in the cadet class of the Moscow school № 709 and engaged in school Khlebnikovo.
“Was really worried, but was able to gather. There are very strong rivals. Despite the fact that in training I’ve showed good results, I know they can improve. The first attempt I am more pleased with. The second was worse, but the time shown was enough to win it,” said Anastasia Tsyganova.
Classmate Anastasia Tyurina, Polina took eighth place.
Paul Reelow from the sports school “Youth of Moscow” was in second place in the competition in Luge. He lost to Latvian Gints Berzins 0,184 seconds. And Andrey Gorbachev from sports school “NTF-Capital” took the third place in competitions on ski-freestyle ski cross.
The success of the Moscow children — the result of a favorable environment for the development of abilities and talents of students. So, for every promising athlete at school No. 709 teachers develop an individual learning plan, which allows children to attend training and to keep up with the program. On the basis of educational establishments are several schools of the highest sports skill.
Winter youth Olympic games in Lausanne runs until January 22. After 10 days of competitions the Russian team is in second place in the team standings. She has seven gold, 10 silver and eight bronze medals. First the Swiss (8-5-4), and others — the Swedes (5-2-6).
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