Victor Anphoto: Mr Song / RIA Novosti
Russian short-tremist Viktor Antonov commented on the decision to finish sports career and to leave Russia. About it reports “Russian newspaper”.
The athlete posted the entry in the Korean language in his Instagram account. “I only declined the offer right now to become the coach of the national team of Russia, and its path in the future, not decided. I still think about it during vacation and make a choice,” — said An.
September 7, Olympic champion speed skater Svetlana Zhurova spoke about the departure of the athlete. She noted that does not preclude the return of Ana to Russia as a coach.
September 5, President of skating Federation of Russia Alexey Kravtsov said that the Academy has decided to end his career and will not remain in Russia. Later it was reported that the departure of the athlete is dictated by family circumstances.
Korean short-tremist became a Russian citizen in 2011. EN — six-time Olympic champion. Three times he won the gold medal in the Russian team. Is also an 18-time world champion.
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