04 February 2010, Thursday, 15:21

Olympic “gold-2010” costs 1,5 million rubles in Bashkortostan

author: Dmitry Slezin

Bashkortostan’s authorities announced the additional bonuses for the participants of the XXI winter Olympic Games in Vancouver. Ministry of youth policy, sport and tourism RB reports the winners of the Olympic Games will be rewarded with one and a half million rubles each, one million rubles will be paid for “silver” and 500 thousand rubles – for “bronze” and at that the coaches of the winners will receive a half of the prize.

Bashkortostan delegated 11 people to the national Olympic team of Russia (the third place by the number of sportsmen among Russian regions).