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TASS, 2 Feb. Russian biathletes Anton Babikov and Matvey Eliseev, and coach Rico gross went to the South Korean Pyeongchang to participate in the Olympic winter games in 2018. About it reports a press-service of the Russian biathlon Union.
For myself and those guys is: who will represent Russia at the Olympics in 2018
Tatiana Akimova and Uliana Kaisheva in South Korea from February 1 and has already started training. Also the Olympics have invited another coach Nicholas Zagurskii .
Russian athletes in Pyeongchang because of the removal of the Russian Olympic Committee, will speak at the event under the Olympic flag and in the form marked with the inscription Olympic athlete from Russia (Olympic athlete from Russia). Invitations were sent to 169 of the Russian athletes, including one athlete – konkobezhka Olga Graf, refused to participate in the Games. To the Olympics 2018 will not go most of the biathletes of the Russian team Anton Shipulin, Evgeny Garanichev, Alexander Loginov, Maxim Tsvetkov, Ekaterina Yurlova-Part, Daria Virolainen, Svetlana Mironova, Victoria Slivko, Olga Podchufarova and Irina Plugin.
The Olympic games will be held from 9 to 25 February.