06 August 2014, Wednesday, 15:48

Bashkiria rowers will compete at the World Championships in Moscow

author: Dmitry Slezin

From August 6 to 10, the World Cup in Rowing and Canoeing will be held in Moscow. The Olympic Rowing Canal "Krylatskoye" will host a sports forum of such level after 34 years.

The Russian team includes four representatives of Bashkortostan — Ilya Pervukhin, Vera Sobetova, Alexander Sergeyev and Anastasia Kharitonova.

Alexander Sergeyev will compete at a distance of 500 m (canoe-pair), Ilya Pervukhin — at a distance of 1000 m (canoe-pair and canoe-four), Vera Sobetova — 500m (kayak-four), and Anastasia Kharitonova in kayak singles will compete at a distance of 1000 m.