Evgeny Klimov

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PYEONGCHANG /South Korea/, 8 Feb. /Corr. TASS albert Starodubtsev/. Any participant of competitions on jumps on skis from a springboard at the Games 2018 can show excellent results in a constantly changing direction of the wind at the Olympic jumping. This opinion TASS expressed one of the leaders of the Russian team Evgeny Klimov.

“We have already passed the first training, now trying to get used to the springboard. The results on the springboard is very much dependent on the wind. Here can take a high place not even a favorite, there is a random factor. Such a conclusion can be made, if to compare all the jumps and leaders and newcomers, and luck can smile to any athlete,” – said Klimov .

“Last season within the pre-Olympic weeks here have passed the stage of the world Cup, and then the wind was a counter which was great for us, – continued the interlocutor of the Agency. – Left a very good impression. This time the wind in another direction, and changes a lot in different directions. It’s as if we are on another stepping stone”.

8 Feb will be qualification competitions of jumpers in the ski jumping.