19 October 2009, Monday, 16:00

Sergey Kushenko thanked Murtaza Rakhimov for support of biathlon in Bashkortostan

author: News-service of President RB

The letter of the executive director of Russian Biathlonists Union Sergey Kushenko entered the address of President RB Murtaza Rakhimov. He thanked President of Bashkortostan for his support of biathlon:

“Dear Murtaza Gubaidullovitch!

The world summer biathlon championship in Oberhof (Germany), in the course of which the Russian team won five golden, seven silver and four bronze medals, is declared over.

Bashkir sportsmen Sergey Kubaev, who had won the golden medal in the mixed junior relay race and Maria Kosinova with the silver medal in the sprint race, have shown their worth.

On behalf of the Russian Biathlonists Union let me congratulate you with the excellent work of the Bashkir sportsmen and thank you for the support, given by you to development of biathlon in the region.

With respect,

The executive director S.V. Kushenko” – said in the letter.