Yesterday, on February’15, the snowboarding team of Russia has started its training for the forthcoming Deaflympics in Khanty-Mansiysk.
On the first training the team members and coaching personnel have visited the Deaflympic venue – the alpine skiing complex “Khvoyny Urman”. This is where the main part of alpine skiing and snowboarding competitions of the Deaflympics will take place. According to the coaches, the main aim of the first training was “to test the track, learn its characteristics, the most difficult and the speediest parts”. Today, on February’16 the first training with time control will be conducted.
The athletes of the national team of Russia will be training in Khanty-Mansiysk for the next two weeks, till February’28. There will be 2 trainings every day.