17 June 2013, Monday, 13:47

Seven hockey players from Bashkortostan went to «Yursi Summer Hockey Camp» in Switzerland

author: Dmitry Slezin

Seven young players representing “Tolpar”, “Toros” and “Salavat Yulaev” with the head coach Vasily Tchizhov departed to Switzerland, the press-service of the Ufa ice-hockey leader informs.

Within 10 days hockey players will be in the summer camp under the guidance of the deserved master of sports of the USSR, deserved coach of the USSR Vladimir Yurzinov. Efim Gurkin, Ildar Isangulov, Alexander Pankov, Anton Slepyshev, Vladimir Sokhatsky, Egor Dubrovsky and Nikita Setdikov went to the city of Romanshorn.

Vasily Tchizhov commented on this event: «We annually take part in «Yursi Summer Hockey Camp». The level of this camp grows every year. If earlier mainly juniors came to this camp, now this is a camp for «adults». This year players of KHL, the German and Swiss national leagues gather in the camp. Players receive a perfect possibility to raise level of their technical skills in the middle of inter-season period».