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In the city of Velikiye Luki (Pskov Region), the All-Russian SAMBO competitions dedicated to the memory of the feat of the Hero of the Soviet Union Alexander Matrosov ended. The tournament was attended by 122 athletes from 23 regions of Russia.

The Pskov branch of the Academy of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia was represented at the competition by 3rd year cadet Anastasia Vasilyeva, who, following the results of the competition, became the winner in the weight category up to 59 kg, having fulfilled the standard of the master of sports of Russia.

It should be noted that the athlete has been training for more than ten years with the highest category coach Dmitry Alekminsky, who is the chairman of the regional branch of the All-Russian Sambo Federation.

Anastasia Vasilyeva’s collection of awards includes two gold medals at the All-Russian SAMBO competitions “Youth of Russia” in 2015 and 2016, as well as a bronze medal at the All-Russian Youth Tournament in 2018.

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