22 December 2015, Tuesday, 15:59
UFA, 22 December 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Elmira Sabirova/. Polina Yegorova, the swimmer from Bashkortostan, six-time winner of the First European Games 2015 in Baku, junior champion and world record holder won in the nomination "Discovery of the Year" by the Russian Swimming Federation. Her coach Hanif Shafikov named the best coach of the year, the press service of the Ministry of Youth and Sports RB reports.
The solemn awarding ceremony was held in St. Petersburg. The prizes were awarded by the Chairman of the Supreme Supervisory Board of the Russian Swimming Federation, State Duma Speaker Sergei Naryshkin and the President of the Russian Swimming Federation Vladimir Salnikov.