On December 27, young ice skaters from the Donetsk People’s Republic with the assistance of the Russian Center visited the ice show “Ruslan and Lyudmila” in Moscow. The Chairman of the People’s Council of the DPR, the head of the Russian Center Denis Pushilin told the press service of the parliament details of the event.
According to Denis Pushilin, a master class from the Russian ice skater Tatiana Navka, a three-time Russian champion, three-time European champion, two-time world champion, Olympic champion in ice dancing paired with Roman Kostomarov, was expected during the visit of young athletes.
“Today, within the framework of the integration programme of the Russian Center, 16 children from the Donetsk Youth Sports School № 7 became spectators of the grandiose ice show “Ruslan and Lyudmila” in Moscow. In addition to the opportunity to visit the ice show, a master class was organized for the young athletes from the star composition of the show.
Children from 8 to 13 take part in the trip, many of them have been engaged in ice skating for more than 6 years. For them, a master class from the world’s stars is an unforgettable experience and knowledge.
I am sincerely grateful to Tatiana Navka and my Russian colleagues for their participation in organizing this trip – this was the best gift for our children for the New Year!” Denis Pushilin said.