In Moscow Natalia Komarova has participated in the meeting of the organizing committee of the XVIII Winter Deaflympics. The meeting was conducted by the Minister of sport of Russia Vitaliy Mutko. The director of the TV and radio company “Urga” Valery Raevsky has also attended the meeting. More than 2000 athletes and officials from 27 countries are planning to come for the coming competitions.
It is worth remembering that the “white” Deaflympics will be conducted from March’28 till April’05 of 2015. The official opening ceremony will take place in the tennis centre of Khanty-Mansiysk. The sport venues of the competitions are meeting the international standards and specifications. As it was noted by Natalia Komarova, the adaptation of sport venues and city infrastructure for hard-of-hearing people is now in process.