Today, on April’04 in the Alexander Filipenko Winter Sport Center Russian athletes won all three medals of women’s 10km classic mass-start. Medalists shared their emotions with the press-center of the competitions.
Anna Fedulova became a ten-time champion of the Deaflympics. On these Games she won gold medals in all three disciplines. «I was winning for my family and friends, – said Anna Fedulova. – I was hoping to win all the tine, I was training a lot and my dream to become a ten-time champion came true. Iamsooverwhelmedwithemotions».
Lyubov Misharina, who won silver in mass-start, was also feeling happy for her team-mate. «I am so happy for Anja, – said she. – I realized that I need to train more if I want to win gold of the next Deaflympics.
Besides, Lyubov Misharina confessed that she likes her staying in Khanty-Mansiysk: «I don’t want to leave Khanty-Mansiysk! I like the atmosphere of the Deaflympics. However, my biggest fan – my daughter – waits me at home».
The bronze-medalist Raisa Golovina said that team-mates were her main competitors today. «I was very difficult for me to compete with my team-mates. We had a veru tough competition on the track! Of cause, I wanted to win silver or gold, because I was the leader of this season. Unfortunately, I only got two bronzes in Khanty-Mansiysk», – said the medalist of the Games.