Torchbearers

EKATERINA GAMOVA Gamova

Russian volleyball player, member of Dinamo Kazan VC and women’s national volleyball team, two-time world champion. Merited Master of Sport of Russia. Holder of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, I Degree, II Degree.


ALEXEI MOROZOV Morozov

Russian ice hockey player, forward, captain of Ak Bars HC, ex-captain of the men’s national ice hockey team. Merited Master of Sport of Russia. Silver medallist at the Nagano 1998 Olympic Games, two-time world champion, participant at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games. Holder of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, II Degree. Kazan 2013 Ambassador.


KAMILLA GAFURZIANOVA Gafurzianova

Russian foil fencer. Gold medallist at the Shenzhen 2011 Summer Universiade. Silver medallist in the women’s team foil event at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Merited Master of Sport of Russia. Holder of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, I Degree. Kazan 2013 Ambassador.


DINARA SAFINA Safina

Russian tennis player, former world number one, silver medallist at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Merited Master of Sport. Holder of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, II Degree.


IRINA SHADRINA Shadrina

Anchorwoman for Rossiya 2 and Sport TV channels, TV presenter on the Udar Golovoy (‘Header’) and Vsyo Vklyucheno (‘All Inclusive’) sports programmes.


ARTYOM MOISEYENKO Moiseenko

President of the Kovcheg (‘Ark’) Far-Eastern Public Organisation of People with Disabilities, President of the Primorsky Territory Federation of Physical Culture and Sports for Spinal Cord Injury Invalids.


ALEKSEY ERMILOV Ermilov

Marketing Director of Hyundai Motor CIS


ANDREY BAZILEVSKY Bazilevskiy

Deputy Chairman of the Khabarovsk Territory Government. Minister of Education and Science of the Khabarovsk Territory. Honoured worker of youth policy.


SERGEY GALITSYN Galicin

Rector of Far Eastern State Academy of Physical Culture. Member of the Khabarovsk Territory and Jewish Autonomous Region Rectors’ Council Presidium. Candidate of pedagogical sciences.


EKATERINA KONEVA Koneva

Master of Sport International Class. Member of the Russian national team. Bronze medallist in the women’s triple jump at the 2011 Russian Athletics Championship. Shenzhen 2011 Summer Universiade champion.