General Secretary of the Russian Paralympic Committee, president of the Russian Federation of Sports for Persons with the Physical Impairments, 5-times Paralympic champion Andrey Strokin in Moscow at the Olympic rowing channel 'Krylatskoye' met with the President of the Russian Rowing Federation, Olympic champion Alexei Svirin .
During the meeting, issues of the development of the Para rowing among persons with physical impairments, the training of athletes of the Russian Paralympic Team for international competitions, etc. were discussed.
Also, Andrey Strokin took part in viewing the international rowing competition "57th Great Moscow Regatta". More than 950 persons took part in the competition, among them athletes with the Physical Impairments in separate classes.
The opening ceremony was attended by Deputy Minister of Sports of the Russian Federation Sergey Kosilov and President of the Russian Rowing Federation Alexei Svirin.
Press Service of the Russian Paralympic Committee