27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Kirsan Ilyumzhinov: Chess will improve school results
08.05.2011  14:25

FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov is a frequent guest in Kazan now. No surprise: he’d been supposed to be such with the view to organize and stage the 2011 Candidates Matches. But as it turned out, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov started his acquaintance with our city many years ago, in his childhood

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Nikolay Kolesnikov: Skill level of Russian lifters has considerably increased
16.04.2011  19:33

Interview with Nikolay Kolesnikov, senior coach of Tatarstan's weightlifting squad and Russia's youth weightlifting team

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Alexander Goncharov: Love for weightlifting drove me to become a coach
16.04.2011  19:13

Interview with Alexander Goncharov, head coach of Team Belarus

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Soltan Karakotov: Results speak for themselves. Team Russia is the best
16.04.2011  04:30

Interview with Soltan Karakotov, head coach of the Russian female national weightlifting team

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Vladislav LUKANIN: Happy with the milestone victory
14.04.2011  17:04

He was the first Russian to enter the competition field of the European Weightlifting Championships-2011. He took the burden right and finished first in the men’s 69 kg overall class. Vladislav LUKANIN earned Russia the first gold, combining 146kg in the Snatch and 186kg in the Clean and Jerk. The winner was happy and pleased, since it was his first success in European arena

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Sergey Syrtsov: All Russians are expected to award medals
13.04.2011  23:37

Interview with Sergey Syrtsov, Russian Weightlifting Federation President

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Interview with Deputy Director General of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate Igor Sivov about the Cultural Universiade and key projects implemented within its framework
06.04.2011  19:55

Interview with Deputy Director General of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate Igor Sivov about the Cultural Universiade and key projects implemented within its framework

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Larisa Sulima: 2013 Summer Universiade is the cause of all Russian citizens
19.03.2011  02:31

The 4th Noon Recess School Talent Festival is taking place in Kazan from March 11-18. Larisa Sulima, Chief of Staff of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate and chairman of the Festival's panel of judges, answered our questions about the Festival, its prospects and new nominations, and also the Directorate's role in it

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Yelena Migunova: Pursue your dream
16.03.2011  17:32

Interview with outstanding Tatarstan athlete, winner of the European Athletics Indoor Championship that took place in Paris in early March

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