The President of the Federation snowboard Federation Denis Tikhomirov

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MOSCOW, December 17. /TASS/. Russian snowboarders will compete at the Olympic games in 2018 in the form in which the compete in the world Cup. About TASS said the President of the Federation snowboard Federation Denis Tikhomirov.

Earlier, the international Olympic Committee (IOC) has suspended the national team of Russia from participation in the Olympic games in 2018 due to anti-doping violations. According to the statement the IOC, the individual athletes who have proven its “purity”, will be able to play the Games under the Olympic flag.

“We have our own form that we participate in the world Cup, we have been made, it will be Olympic – black with gold letters and stripes. According to the rules, we’ll make the labels, and then agree them with the IOC,” said Tikhomirov.

The Olympic games will be held in South Korean Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February 2018 .

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