The first all-republic festival "Nart games" has taken place in the sport complex "Manezh" in Vladikavkaz. The organizers of the festival - the Youth Ministry of North Ossetia, planned the festival focusing on the …
The process of resettling the inhabitants of the zone of Olympic facilities construction in Sochi will be finished in April 2011, the head of the Department of Krasnodar Territory for realization of preparations for the Winter Olympics in Sochi-2014.
Ruben Ayrapetyan, the President of the Armenian Football Association, recently met the directors of the country's main football clubs.
A VK correspondent discussed the perspectives of sport in Azerbaijan with the head of the Azerbaijani delegation at the Youth Olympic Games, Mirkamil Ragimov, the head of the Sports Department at the Azerbaijani Ministry of Youth and Sports.- You have just come back from Singapore, where the Youth Olympic Games were held. How did the Azerbaijani team prepare?- These Games were different from the others. The program was reduced. Our team consisted of 12 sportsmen, 8 of them won medals, 5 gold and 3 silver.
Russia has received the right to organize a tour of the Formula One world championship in the Krasnodar region from 2014 till 2020. The route for a Grand-Prix Russia will be built at the Sochi Olympic park.According to experts, these races may help develop the Russian car industry and sport, RIA Novosti reports.
According to the requirements of the International Olympic Committee, the organizers of the Winter Olympic Games 2014 will provide 41,500 hotel rooms for visitors and participants, the president of the "Sochi-2014" organizing committee Dmitry Chernyshenko told a press-conference of the IOC coordinating commission, RIA Novosti reports.Over 13,000 of the rooms will be near the Olympic park.
Russia's win in Macedonia 1:0 puts them top of Group B
The Russian information and analysis agency Vestnik Kavkaza and the Azerbaijani agency of international information Trend have signed a cooperation agreement. The document was signed today in Baku by the Director General of Trend Ilgar Guseynov and the Editor-in-Chief of Vestnik Kavkaza Alexey Vlasov.
Azerbaijan beat Guus Hiddink's Turkey 1-0 in Baku on Tuesday evening to record a historic victory and pick up their first points in their Euro 2012 qualifying campaign.Rashad Sadygov's first-half goal gave the hosts all three points.
Fourth meeting of IOC Coordinating Commission starts in Sochi.
Ireland - 2 Russia - 3
The winners of the Caucasian Games, a sports festival organized in Karachay-Cherkessia, were awarded in Sochi,the city where the 2014 Olympic Games are going to take place
Armenian team beats Slovaks in Euro 2012 qualifying match.
All Premier League referees disqualified in Armenia.
Aul Khabez in Karachay-Cherkessia will hold the first 'Caucasus Games'on October 9, supported by the Russian presidential envoy to the NorthCaucasus Federal District (NCFD) Alexander Khloponin, the departmentfor interior policy affairs of Khloponin told Vestnik Kavkaza.The games are part of the cultural program of the Winter Olympic Gamesin Sochi in 2014. Participants of all NCFD regions will take part in'The Caucasus Games', the program includes 14 kinds of sports. Eachsport is associated with the culture of the Caucasus peoples.
A boxing hall will be reconstructed in the Belimkhanov sports complex in Grozny, capital of the Republic of Chechnya, in 2011. The buildig will be included in the regional Center for training for Russian national teams, RIA Novosti reports, citing the Sport Ministry of Chechnya. The boxing hall of the Belimkhanov sprots complex contains of three rooms. They will be restored according to the latest standrads.
Valery Gazzaev, the former head coach of the Dynamo Kiev, explainedwhy his leadership of the Ukrainian team was not successful in aninterview to the TV program “About Football”.
A sports festival for disabled people has started in Sochi, RIA Novosti reports.The festival is organized by the Federation of Physical Culture and Sports for Disabled People and supported by the Ministry of Sport and Tourism of the Russian Federation. The festival will last until October 9th.
Zenit St Petersburg once again convincingly demonstrated that amisfire in the games with Auxerre in the Champions League was just anunpleasant glitch.