The president of RPC Vladimir Lukin and the Chairman of the Executive Committee, the First Vice-President of RPC Pavel Rozhkov met at the offices of RPC with the trainer of the Colombian national football team for persons with cerebral palsy Hans Duran Lopez, with a member of the Colombian national football team for persons with cerebral palsy Fabio-Nelson Suarez-Kortez and with a member of the Colombian national football team for persons with visual impairment Juan-David Perez-Quintero, who came to Russia in order to watch the matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The participants of the meeting discussed the possibility of exchanging experiences in the field of the training of national football athletes, conducting joint training sessions, masterclasses and seminars.
After that, in the Museum of Paralympic Sports, Pavel Rozhkov told to the foreign guests about the establishment and the development of the Paralympic movement in Russia and showed them the most significant exponents of the permanent exhibition.
Colombia won at the Paralympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro 2016 2 golden medals, 5 silver medals, 10 bronze medals in cycling, track and field athletics, swimming.
The Colombian national football teams for persons with cerebral palsy and visual impairments did not participate in the Paralympic Games.